I am very proud. Jonathan is ecstatic; he started flying huge circles around the nest screaming a high pitched creech-scree-creeeh!
The female lays two to four eggs within a month. The eggs are Cream to pinkish cinnamon with bold splotches of reddish-brown.
Number of Broods
Incubation begins when the first egg is laid. Subsequent eggs are laid one to three days apart; clutches have 2-4 eggs. The female usually takes on most of the responsibility of incubation, seldom leaving except to feed. The male then takes over incubation until her return.
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