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Bluebird on Approach

Abort! abort! and go around. That is what it felt like watching the Bluebirds building their nest. the female would fly in from the garden with a big load of grass in her beak. 49 more words


Wordless Wednesday: Baby Bluebirds

The Bluebird family nested in the box by the pool.  There were 2 chicks.  They keep falling out of the box, or jumping.  I found one drowned in the pool. 101 more words


Roost Box

A roost box is similar to a birdhouse in that it provides shelter for birds, but it is not intended for building nests or raising hatchlings. 73 more words


They've Arrived!

Brood #2 has made its debut!

Aren’t they precious?!

Bird Watching

It's the Little Things (Bluebirds).

Yesterday I was planting some sweet pea flowers on the back field fence and I noticed our resident bluebirds acting a bit “aggressive”. Well, it wasn’t until Lily went down a few posts to investigate that I realized what the fuss was about — their sweet little fledgling that hadn’t quite fledged, fully. 258 more words


How That Whole Baby Bird Thing Turned Out...

Earlier I asked the world about a baby bluebird situation going on in my yard.

To make a long story short, Momma and Daddy Bird have disappeared without warning before their little ones were ready to fly the coop, and I was trying to figure out the best way to handle things…if they needed to be handled at all. 374 more words

Bluebirds, the Sequel

After successfully raising their first brood of the season, I was surprised to see the bluebirds had gotten right back to business so soon. For a couple days I thought I had seen movement in the bluebird box, and I finally became curious enough to check on it. 66 more words

Bird Watching