Category Archives: Jackdaw

What will a mouse eat?

Being as our regular woodmouse eats nuts like there’s no tomorrow, I thought I’d see if it would eat anything else. So over the last couple of weeks, I’ve been trying different types of food that I would normally put … Continue reading

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Garden? More like a creche!

Yep, the babies have landed! All very cute, and equally as noisy So far we’ve had Sparrows, Starlings, Goldfinches, Blackbird (which may have fledged from the nest in our hedge?!), Jackdaws, and I think we even got a few young … Continue reading

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There is a definite wintry chill in the air now! Judging by how busy the feeders are I would say the birds are feeling it too! Its been non-stop activity all weekend. I’m thinking of buying extra feeders to cope … Continue reading

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Corvids are Cool!

Today is a definite duvet day, given the terrible weather outside! So I thought I would use this as an excuse to post about my favourite family of birds – the Corvids. Although I love all birds, there is something … Continue reading

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Had 3 Jackdaws on the fat ball feeder today (2 adults & 1 juvenile) – actually looked quite comical seeing these huge birds trying to cling on to the small bars! Will cost me a fortune in fat balls though, … Continue reading

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