Prairie lion and a malltail…or is it pinard?

This mallard/pintail drake has the bill, tail and feet of a pintail and the greenhead of a mallard drake. It was shot in Reno County Monday morning.

Yet another mountain lion has turned into a dead prairie lion. The cat, a young male, was road-killed in western Oklahoma last week. CLICK HERE FOR A LINK TO THE STORY.

Also Monday morning Great Bend duck hunter Andy Fanter  spotted a duck with a vivid green head in a flock of mallards and shot it. Several yards  from retrieving the bird he noticed it was a mallard/pintail hybrid drake. The bird is headed for a taxidermist.