Cattle Egrets

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Fine art prints of cattle egrets for the walls of your home or office.

The cattle egret (bubulcus ibis) can be found in  grassy fields, pastures and savannahs around the world in tropical and subtropical climates. Originally from Africa and Asia, it made its way to northeastern South America in 1877 and spread throughout the Americas from there. They can be found as far north in North American as Alaska and Newfoundland and as far south in South America as Argentina. You will see them in Central America and the caribbean also.

 

It is a stocky bird with a short, thick neck and short yellow legs. Their yellow bill is shorter and thicker than that of other herons and egrets. They are all white except during breeding season when They have yellowish orange plumes on the top of their heads, and some on their chest and back. The smallest of the egrets it measures from 18" to 22" in length with a wingspan between 34.6" and 37.8."

Picture of a cattle egret on the back of one of three cows laying down as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title: A Little To The Left

Picture of a cattle egret in flight in a pasture near Crystal Springs, Florida as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title: To Greener Pastures

Picture of a cattle egret riding on the back of a cow as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title: A Gentle Ride

The juvenile cattle egrets can be distinguided by their dark legs and bill.

 

They typically forage for insects and small animals at the feet of grazing animals like cattle, elephants, rhinos, buffalos, etc.. or ride on their backs looking for insects and parasites. They have been known to fly for miles toward the front of a fire in grasslands to feed on the fleeing insects and small animals. They are opportunistic feeders.

Black and white picture of a group of cattle egrets hunting in a Pasco County, Florida pasture as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.
Picture of a cattle egret landing in an eastern Pasco County, Florida pasture as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.
Black and white picture of a cattle egret in flight as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.
Black and white picture of a cattle egret in flight in a pasture near Crystal Springs, Florida as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title: Group Hunt BW

Title: Skewed Landing

Title: A Short Flight BW

Title: To Greener Pastures BW

Picture of a cattle egret in flight searching for insects in a Pasco County, Florida pasture as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title: Second Flight

Picture of a cattle egret flying over a Sumter County, Florida horse penas a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title:    Shy Retreat

Picture of a cattle egret with a grasshopper that its caught as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.
Picture of a cattle egret eating a grasshopper in a pasture near Crystal Springs, Florida as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.
Picture of a group of cattle egrets hunting for insects in a pasture as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title: Grasshopper Dinner

Title: Pest Control

Title: Group Hunt

Picture of a cattle egret in flight as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title: A Short Flight

Black and white picture of a cattle egret flying over a Sumter County, Florida horse pen as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title: Shy Retreat BW

Picture of an adult cattle egret in breeding plumage in a rookery near Kissimmee, Florida as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title:    Cattle Egret

Picture of cattle might look like after eating a psychedelic cow pasture mushroom as a fine art nature print for the wall of your home or office.

Title: That Last Mushroom

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