Little Karoo / South Africa / ** At ostrich pattern, two workers are trying to handle a large male bird. The birds want to get plucked on vaccination and their large wing-feathers. ** Story about the South African ostrich industry, photographed in the Little Karoo and Oudshoorn. The South African ostrich, also known as the black-necked ostrich or Cape ostrich is a subspecies of the common ostrich endemic to Southern Africa. It can weigh up to 130 kilograms, and is widely used for its meat, eggs and feathers. The Little Karoo region Ostrich industry. 14.02.2018 © Julius Schrank  / Agentur Focus.
60076828 © © Julius Schrank / Agentur Focus
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60076828
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© Julius Schrank / Agentur Focus
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47.6 MB - 4997 x 3331 px (42.31 x 28.2 cm @ 300dpi)
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Picture date
2018-02-14
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Little Karoo / South Africa / ** At ostrich pattern, two workers are trying to handle a large male bird. The birds want to get plucked on vaccination and their large wing-feathers. ** Story about the South African ostrich industry, photographed in the Little Karoo and Oudshoorn. The South African ostrich, also known as the black-necked ostrich or Cape ostrich is a subspecies of the common ostrich endemic to Southern Africa. It can weigh up to 130 kilograms, and is widely used for its meat, eggs and feathers. The Little Karoo region Ostrich industry. 14.02.2018 © Julius Schrank / Agentur Focus.