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by Butterfly
Sat Jun 22, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: Birds
Topic: STARLINGS
Replies: 338
Views: 118439

Re: STARLINGS

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I see few of young starlings with those trademark spotty feathers, isn't it a bit early for changing feathers? :unsure:
by Butterfly
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: BLACKBIRDS
Replies: 367
Views: 136350

Re: BLACKBIRDS

That is one good looking young blackbird Willpar :love:
by Butterfly
Mon Jun 17, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: STARLINGS
Replies: 338
Views: 118439

Re: STARLINGS

Got a new batch of fledglings, and food still being taken away. Could be a good season for starlings. Same here, new fledglings being fed by parents, and food being taken away! How many broods they are going to have this year? :eek: :D That's it for this year and they don't always have two broods. ...
by Butterfly
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Birds
Topic: STARLINGS
Replies: 338
Views: 118439

Re: STARLINGS

Willpar wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:23 pm
Got a new batch of fledglings, and food still being taken away. Could be a good season for starlings.
Same here, new fledglings being fed by parents, and food being taken away! How many broods they are going to have this year? :eek: :D
by Butterfly
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Birds
Topic: Blue Tits
Replies: 84
Views: 35962

Re: Blue Tits

Those are beautiful pictures Kev :photo: :yes: :clap:
by Butterfly
Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: Birds
Topic: Blue Tits
Replies: 84
Views: 35962

Re: Blue Tits

Kev wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:26 pm
Probably a mite. I see them quite a lot on my feeders.

Speaking of which, my first bluey fledglings have turned up today :)
I haven't seen that bird again, we can only hope it recovers :(
Congrats on your bluey fledglings arrival :clap:
by Butterfly
Fri Jun 07, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: Blue Tits
Replies: 84
Views: 35962

Re: Blue Tits

The good news from my garden is, the blue tits have fledged and seem to be doing well, active and following the parents all the time, harassing them :D . The bad news is, one of the parents have a bald patch on the head :( . At first I though the parent looks just a bit disheveled (which it does, af...
by Butterfly
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....
Replies: 1282
Views: 309108

Re: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....

Blue tits are doing well, there was 4 fledglings with one disheveled parent this morning, all twittering and all being fed. So cute :love:
by Butterfly
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: STARLINGS
Replies: 338
Views: 118439

Re: STARLINGS

It all happens very quickly from the start. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EP7K2Ow7flw And there is a chap on the Devon Cornwall border that wants to re-introduce wildcats into Devon. Heartbreaking :weep: . I saw a Starling collecting nesting material today. A little late methinks. :nod: Maybe not...
by Butterfly
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: BLACKBIRDS
Replies: 367
Views: 136350

Re: BLACKBIRDS

Thats so sad Jacksparrow :( , poor bird. Do you think it can recover? Can they recover from something like that? :unsure: