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Mine, Mine!

The Pine Siskins (Spinus pinus) are enjoying our two tray feeders with Niger seed in them. They pack onto the edges. Inveriably as with Finches there is lots of chattering and the odd you show me yours and I’ll show you mine!



A pretty little Pine Siskin (Spinus pinus) contemplating a drink of water from the bird bath.



A Pine Siskin (Spinus pinus) in a small tray feeder my wife has loaded with Niger Seed. These guys love it along with the Goldfinches! The blue background is thanks to the neigbours blue playhouse for his daughter!


Naturelog: 2nd June

Day 2 of my trip to West Wales and before we left the hotel we were treated to watching a stand-off between two Nuthatches in the garden. 400 more words

Natural History

Deep in Thought

This high key image is off a Pine Siskin (Spinus pinus) on the branch of an Empress tree in our yard.

Sad in the Rain

Here’s another LBJ (little brown job) all puffed up against the cold wet weather. ¬†This time a Pine Siskin, looks quite displeased with the whole issue. ¬† 9 more words


Puffed out

As it is National Hedgehog Awareness Week, I was very happy to be sent this picture by Fiona, my Newcastle correspondent, who is taking care of two rescue hedgehogs. 537 more words