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Here are photos I took of a couple birds on our feeder (with a built in streaming video camera). My husband created this cool device, it is called the Peep Streaming Bird Feeder. 51 more words


Fledglings at Canadian Hill Farm

With the arrival of summer birds start bringing their fledglings to the bird feeders. Here a House Finch is feeding its insistent fledgling.

A male Northern Cardinal is feeding its fledgling. 66 more words

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House Finch (male & female)

Not the greatest photo, but checking off some birds from my 2017 sighting list.

It was pretty cool to see both the male and the female together eating on this piece of fallen fruit.  13 more words

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Fledgling Finch

The new feathers still working themselves out were just too cute not to share. Is almost like a mini great horned owl.

It’s tough out there for a baby finch ;)


What's Up?...Independence Day!

Today, we celebrate our Independence Day’s Anniversary! G-d bless our Country and our People. Let’s be united as one Nation under G-d.

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Birds Use Cigarette Butts As An Insecticide

According to New Scientist –

Is this a cigarette habit with some benefits? A species of urban bird seems to harness the toxic chemicals in cigarette butts in its fight against nest parasites – although there is a downside to the practice. 83 more words