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The little grebe or dabchick (Podiceps albipennis) is another species that lays in July or August.A Bird Calendar for Northern India|Douglas Dewar
The larger birds are the wood-pigeon, moorhen, dabchick, and to these the carrion crow may now be added as a breeding species.Birds in London|W. H. Hudson
The Dabchick lays five or six long-shaped eggs, pointed at either end, of a chalky white colour.
I have never myself seen a Dabchick fly through the air or walk on land, neither have I ever heard its note.
The Dabchick is a very timid bird, and when alarmed instantly dives, after which it is useless to look after the bird.Child's Book of Water Birds|Anonymous