Photos: The hawkish streets of the Richmond District

Photo by Hanson Switzky

Reader Josh S. snapped these pics of a Cooper’s Hawk eating a freshly caught pigeon on an inner Richmond sidewalk on Sunday. Don’t miss that blood-soaked beak.

Beware pigeons!

Sarah B.

Photo by Hanson Switzky

Photo by Hanson Switzky


  1. “Why is everyone watching me eat?”

    Rowdy groups of violent raccoons, crosswalk-using coyotes…the Richmond’s a wild place. 😉

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