Sadie and Bobby Hawk chase off a juvenile Hawk together - November 4th, 2017

Today's visit to Washington Square Park was fun. I watched Sadie and Bobby work together to escort a juvenile Red-tailed Hawk out of the park before settling down for a rest.

Sadie:


Bobby:


Bobby screamed several times but I couldn't tell what he was upset about at first:


He flew off his perch and seemed to dive into the trees but my view was obscured. I soon saw him up and circling above the park square:



The youngster:







Sadie returned to her building perch after all the excitement was over. She sunned and preened. 

Bobby landed next to her a few minutes later:











The above action took place over the course of about 40 minutes.