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Virgil Boelter of Lake Shore sent us this photo of a raptor with what appears to be a small rabbit or squirrel in it's grasp.

Raptor with a catch

Posted: October 31, 2012 - 1:52pm
Virgil Boelter of Lake Shore sent us this photo of a raptor with what appears to be a small rabbit or squirrel in it's grasp.
Virgil Boelter of Lake Shore sent us this photo of a raptor with what appears to be a small rabbit or squirrel in it's grasp.

Virgil Boelter of Lake Shore sent us this photo of a raptor with what appears to be a small rabbit or squirrel in it's grasp.

He says, "We have a pair of these, what I think are immature Eagles, that have been hanging around our back yard in Lake Shore, MN", and wonders, "Any other opinions (as to what bird species they could be)?"