I Like To Feed The Birds In My Yard

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    Tame Blackbirds (uk)

    This time of the year with young to feed our garden blackbirds get very bold (almost to distraction). One male yesterday followed me around the garden whilst I was weeding and was about a foot in front of me darting in for worms & grubs and at times it was difficult not step on...
    siobanwade siobanwade
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Apr 25, 2011

    Time To Feed The Birds

    With the last mowing of the year now complete, the leaves have been set to the curb and a cool breeze has taken hold, it's time to set up the bird feeders. We have two currently, however I know my mom is planning to give me a 3rd for Xmas. How do I know, well it's simply, she...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 19, 2011

    We Don't Have Many

    I live in an area that is too bare for most birds to settle. My last house had tons of them that sat all along the gates and chirped. It was like music to me. I used to walk to the park during my free time and feed the ducks that swam too. I always felt bad that they had scraps...
    queer4clockwork queer4clockwork
    18-21
    1 Response Jan 10, 2012

    Every Winter ...

    We have several bird feeders hanging from the trees at the side of the house.  The kitchen window looks out at them and across into the woods next door.  We fill the feeders with nuts during the winter and we also hang home made fat balls from the trees too.  It's...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Dec 13, 2010

    Atract The Birds Back

    Our house back onto british rail land and a rail line .When we first moved here we had trees at the back and the noise of birds was beautiful .A couple of years on british rail came along and chopped all the trees down and destroyed a natural habitate.We now back onto horrorable...
    beastman111 beastman111
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Nov 20, 2011

    Africa oh so sweet , found these two love birds

    in my garden an hour ago , I have heard them before ,but this is the first time I have actually seen them , I am so excited that I got a picture , P.S they actually barn owls not love birds ..
    Sammy4u2 Sammy4u2
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 10, 2015

    Tons Of Birds! Like The Movie, But Without The Horror :p

    Multiple hummingbird feeders with sugar water, a large bird feeder with wild bird seed and gigantic quail blocks out in our yard on a regular basis. One of our favorite things to do when Spring hits and the weather gets warm and lovely, is to sit out on our porch together...
    TopazSkye TopazSkye
    26-30, F
    Apr 7, 2010
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