I Love Birds, All Birds

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 62 People

    But Not Magpies

    Oh i have a thing for birds. The way they move the songs they sing. I love sitting watching the wild birds, but i dont much like the magpie. I lost my cockatiel well he escaped his cage and i saw the magpies all gang up on him...my sparkey and they basically attacked him in the...
    thehippy thehippy
    41-45, F
    May 3, 2009

    Non-migrating Are Just As Cute.

    I've been bird watching for several years now. Not only do I watch, I listen as well. If you know the type of call a bird makes, you don't even need to 'see' the bird to know which type is nearby. Slowly but surely I'm learning the calls. Watching and listening to birds is a...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique
    1 Response Mar 16, 2010
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    Apr 12, 2013

    Bird Quills

    Ballpoint pens were invented by a Michigan scientist attempting to reduce the number of birds killed for their quills.
    1Babe 1Babe
    46-50, F
    Jul 30, 2009
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    Feb 28, 2015

    Birds Are Amazing

    I love birds so much, have been bird watching and birding by calls. One day I would love to be a falconer, ever since I was in 6th grade when I saw a falconer come to my school and do a show, I knew I want to do that on the side one day. This summer I may get to work under a...
    MidnightV MidnightV
    22-25, F
    Feb 25, 2011
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    2 Responses May 19, 2013


    My father kept birds in a big cage in the garden.  One ot them was a blackbird in a cage apart..  He announced the rain with his golden beak and beautiful song.  It was the countryside.  There were many birds in the wild.  I was particularly fond of...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    1 Response Mar 10, 2010

    Guess What I Saw.

    It was sitting on a telephone wire, near an open field, not the most romantic of settings, I guess, but to me it was spectacular. The first Bluebird of the season for me. I could see that gorgeous rust colored chest, and for a little bird he really was quite regal...
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    3 Responses Mar 31, 2009
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