A California Quail finds a unique perch.

Mike Mee noticed this male California Quail standing guard on Buddha statue. The rest of the covey was feeding on the ground below.

A CA Quail stands guard on top of a Buddha statue by Mike Mee

Quail take dirt baths, which is pretty amazing to see. This next photos were taken by Robert Scarola.

California Quail taking a dirt bath by Robert Scarola (Medium)

Here the female joins the male. Robert thinks the male is saying, "Look! This is a great place for a dirt bath."

Good Spot for a bath she tells him - CA Quail taking a dirt bath by Robert Scarola (Medium)

Thanks to Mike and Robert for allowing me to share their photos with  you here.

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