Author Archives: Sharon

More New Feeders!

With the arrival of the Sparrowhawk (which I haven’t seen again since the last time I posted ), and the ever-present cat from next door, I decided it was time to provide a bit more protection for the little ones! … Continue reading

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Bird of Prey = Yay!

Over the past week or so I kept catching glimpses of the tail end of a bird as it left the garden – I wasn’t quite sure what it was, although it did look kind of bird of preyish (or … Continue reading

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Jinx!

It appears I may have jinxed my feeders!  After posting for the first time in ages, with the promise of more regular posts, the garden birds have had other ideas!  My feeders have been quite noticeably empty of late, which … Continue reading

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New Beginnings

After a loooooong break from here (is it really November?), I’m pleased to say I’m back feeding the birds!  The disease affected a couple more Greenfinches, so I waited for the feeders to empty then took everything down for a … Continue reading

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Should I give up?

Well, after a couple of weeks successfully feeding the garden birds, Trichomonosis has reared its ugly head yet again! This time, a Goldfinch and a Greenfinch are infected I’ve decided to stop feeding (again), this time for a couple of … Continue reading

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