Category Archives: Robin


I received an email from someone back in the UK last week saying they look forward to reading my blog during their lunch break at work and were disappointed that I’d stopped blogging!  This made me feel a bit guilty … Continue reading

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There’s a Brown Bird in the Ring……

Tra la la la la……Not much of the suet ring left now and most of the birds that come into our garden have made the most of it! It’s only taken a week for all the suet to just about … Continue reading

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Love is in the air……..

…… everywhere I look around!Okay, maybe not love but, by the way the birds are pairing up, breeding season is definitely around the corner! I think the “cutest” couple has to be the Robins – he sits guarding the feeding … Continue reading

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Diseased Chaffinch?

We have a flock of around 7 Chaffinches who come into our garden every day, the other week I noticed one of the females had something wrong with her foot. I thought it was a clump of mud & seed … Continue reading

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DIY (bird food style)!

Woke up this morning to about another inch of snow, so much for our plans to go the nearest store to stock up on bird seed! The roads would be a no go!Don’t get me wrong, I’m not lazy and … Continue reading

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