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    “Dancing” Cardinals

    Have you ever seen a cardinal act like this before? Watch the following video, featured on the Duncraft Wild Bird Blog, to see this seemingly unusual courtship behavior.  “Birds themselves are so interesting and intelligent, and…

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    Hummingbird on a Swing

    Did you know? Hummingbirds spend about 80% of their time perching. Wouldn’t you love to watch your hummingbirds sit for a while, so you can admire their shimmering and jewel-like feathers? Add a hummingbird swing to your yard…

  • Hot drinks to enjoy while watching the birds.

    Warm Up with a Hot Drink

    3 Hot Drinks to Warm You Up This Winter, After Spending Time Outdoors Filling Your Bird Feeders In New England, the sun has been setting around 4 PM. Even on sunny days, the temperatures are around…

  • Do birds predict the weather? Read more at the Duncraft Wild Bird Blog.

    Birds and Weather Predictions

    “Weather is always unrehearsed.” ― Marty Rubin Meteorology is no simple task. Meteorology is a notoriously tricky business, as anybody who has ever had to restrain themselves from cursing out the weatherman for yet another blown…

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    New Bird Photo ID App

    The Cornell Lab of Ornithology has created a bird identification tool you can easily carry with you. The Merlin Bird ID app is an app you can download and use on your smart phone. Using the…

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    My Wildlife Garden

    Observing the activity of wildlife in my garden has become a favorite pastime of mine and provides constant pleasure and entertainment regardless of the season. Writing about it inspires special memories! On Mother’s Day last May…

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    The Great Backyard Bird Count

    Give Mother Nature a valentine this year and show how much you care about birds by counting them for the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC). The 18th annual count is taking place February 13 through 16.…

  • Watch a mother nurture baby hummingbirds during their first moments!

    A Mother Hummingbird’s Story

    The video First Flight: A Mother Hummingbird’s Story is a gorgeous glimpse into one bird’s world as she raises her young. And yes, those are clothespins in the first frame–bigger than the nest, that’s right! Hummingbirds can…

  • Raven perched on the birdbath.

    Do Ravens Like Cookies?

    Randy and Sandy in California shared their bird photos with us. Thank you, birds are so fun to watch! Now here’s their letter. After, keep scrolling to see their fun photos. As luck would have it,…