Kington, B. L, McKendry, W. G, Reese, R. A, Owen, C, Balfour, E & Radford, A. P / May 1973 – vol. 66, issue 5, pp 227–231 Little Grebe eating bread On 7th October 1972, in Dunham Park, Cheshire, I was watching three Little Grebes Tachybaptus ruficollis, two adults and a juvenile, feeding on a pond at the side of a public footpath. There were also about 20 tame Mallards Anas platyrhynchos on the pond. A party of people arrived and started to throw scraps of bread to the ducks. I was surprised to see the juvenile gr... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.