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Featherweight fighters

A Red-tailed hawk hadn’t been perching for too long before it was attacked by various other birds, including Red-winged blackbirds and Baltimore orioles.

During nesting season the smaller birds were taking no chances, and the hawk reluctantly left to go look for lunch elsewhere. 12 more words


100-Day Project 38-41

How falls it, oriole, thou hast come to fly
In tropic splendor through our Northern sky?

At some glad moment was it nature’s choice
To dower a scrap of sunset with a voice? 163 more words


Injured Oriole

This little guy has some strange looking feet. He doesn’t fly very well, either.


BIrdwatching...my newest hobby and fascination

Now that we live in the country and get lots of birds to our feeders, birdwatching has become my newest hobby and obsession lately.  Here are a few of the different birds I have been able to capture hanging out at our feeders.

Birds...such fascinating creatures.

Since we moved out to the country we have recently become in love with bird watching.  We have 2 feeders and attract so many different kinds of birds.   10 more words