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Photo-a-Day  (Wednesday, 8th April, 2020)

Newt 2

Newt 2
A female common or smooth newt in our garden pond.

Photo: David Long  (Sony RX10 Mk3)
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Comment by: peebee on 8th April 2020 at 00:45

It's looking for the male one you photographed.

Comment by: DTease on 8th April 2020 at 18:59

I reckon he’ll be sleeping in the spare room when she catches up with him.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 8th April 2020 at 19:34

I think she had already met up with him, and laid her spawn - the females are quite distended before mating.

Comment by: Johnny on 21st April 2020 at 09:59

This newt looks quite sober to me !
Dismissing the old adage ;0)

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