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Re: Robin

Postby Placido » Tue Jun 13, 2017 11:02 am

:clap: :banana: :clap:
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Re: Robin

Postby Jacksparrow » Tue Jun 13, 2017 8:10 pm

The adult birds are still lurking in garden but I have not seen any of the fledglings. There are plenty of places in my jungle for them to hide so I'm not too concerned.
Anyone require some used Romper suits?
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Re: Robin

Postby greenfinch2 » Tue Jun 13, 2017 9:20 pm

Sorry not required dont have any Robins :wave2:
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Re: Robin

Postby Placido » Wed Jun 14, 2017 11:05 am

Somewhere I have a recipe for used romper suits ....... :yummy:
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Re: Robin

Postby Jacksparrow » Wed Jun 14, 2017 8:07 pm

Placido wrote:Somewhere I have a recipe for used romper suits ....... :yummy:

I'll save them to make a warming winter broth. :pot:
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Re: Robin

Postby Jacksparrow » Wed Jun 28, 2017 8:21 pm

Sad to report I found a dead Robinette below my kitchen window today. I'm supposing a window strike. :(
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Re: Robin

Postby Placido » Thu Jun 29, 2017 7:35 pm

:( :cry3:. Such a pity.
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Re: Robin

Postby Placido » Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:38 pm

It's Official. Winter began toady :snowman: :santa: !!
Whilst idly slicing runner beans (run 'em through a haggi's teeth) I suddenly became excitedly aware that I could hear a robin carolling .......
Being conditioned like Pavlov's dogs, I stepped outside with suet pellets etc., and gave my usual robin whistle. I was immediately answered loudly and at some length from the silver birch. The duet continued until he became bored.
Short autumn, wasn't it ??
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Re: Robin

Postby Jacksparrow » Tue Sep 05, 2017 8:04 pm

Placido wrote:It's Official. Winter began toady :snowman: :santa: !!
Whilst idly slicing runner beans (run 'em through a haggi's teeth) I suddenly became excitedly aware that I could hear a robin carolling .......
Being conditioned like Pavlov's dogs, I stepped outside with suet pellets etc., and gave my usual robin whistle. I was immediately answered loudly and at some length from the silver birch. The duet continued until he became bored.
Short autumn, wasn't it ??

That short I fear I may have missed it entirely. Perhaps I was abed :shrug:
My own local caroller was out of the blocks even sooner than yours. Two weeks ago he started but only on a part time basis as some days he doesn't bother. :shake:
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Re: Robin

Postby Placido » Wed Sep 06, 2017 7:14 pm

Yes, I think Bobbin will hang around for tasties on a part-time basis too. Some days you do and some days you don't ..... :shrug:.
Miracle he came at all 'cos I've never seen such an autumn for hawthorn berries.
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