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Collared Dove with new arrival


Collared Dove with new arrival



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Fantastic. I hope it all goes well for her and her little ones.

10 May, 2009

amy
Amy
 

isn,t that so sweet !

10 May, 2009

 

thats so sweet BB, i was sad today as i found a new born near my bird station ,, think it was a baby blackbird, seems like the magpie finally got to the nest, has been trying this last week, anyway i buried the poor thing and said a little prayer,,

10 May, 2009

 

Aw Sanbaz......sure the prayer will be answered.................so many ups and downs in nature .........

10 May, 2009

 

yes there are BB, :o(( its all part of the course i suppose

10 May, 2009

 

It is...and sometimes so hard to take : (

10 May, 2009

 

i will be reaching for the tissues again soon,, boohoo

10 May, 2009

 

Awww dont feel bad look to the ones who do make it and rejoice !

10 May, 2009

 

San you are a big softie like me.........

10 May, 2009

 

i will BB, love to watch my birds, :o))

10 May, 2009

 

: ) : ) :)

10 May, 2009

 

Great picture, BB. So lovely to see the little ones.

11 May, 2009

 

Lovely picture wish this little family well!

11 May, 2009

 

Thanks both...all well today and lots of activity in the nest ! : )

11 May, 2009

 

Pleased they are OK BB - its a scarey time at the moment for the baby chicks - lets hope most of them make it.

14 May, 2009

 

All ok so far Dawn ! : )

14 May, 2009

 

Good to hear! It is a worry. Is Rocky OK?

14 May, 2009

 

Rocky and partner now nesting in thick ivy at bottom of the garden and getting lots of mealworms ! : )

14 May, 2009

 

That's great news BB. The food on tap will make all the difference won't it! I'll need to visit Wilko's next week to get more mealworms :)))) Worth every penny x

14 May, 2009

 

Too true Dawn...and Wilkos such good value ! : )

14 May, 2009

 

Got you some teasel seeds for the gold finches :)

14 May, 2009

 

Oh sorry Dawn....thanks so much...will pm address !

14 May, 2009

 

:)))

15 May, 2009

 

aw great photo BB

15 May, 2009

 

Not a lot of cover for them, is there? However, we know you'll do what you can to keep them safe, Bonkersbon. Good luck.

17 May, 2009

 

Thanks Eileen and Elke....just a little update...now flown the nest a week later and one has been sitting in our apple tree all day,being fed by mum.She flies off to another tree next door then so hoping all well with the other !

17 May, 2009

 

That's good news Jane. so nice to know they have made it. I found a dead baby blackbird this morning :-((((

17 May, 2009

 

Sorry to hear that Dawn,but such is life..so hard out there.: ( We just discovered today three new blackbird nests,and one pair starting all over again ! ) Had to scare off sparrowhawk this afternoon,as it tried to take a baby blackbird.Its a battlefield out there ! : (

17 May, 2009

 

It all about nature isnt it BB - the lows and the highs!

17 May, 2009

 

Yes,Dawn....: ) : ( : )

17 May, 2009

 

So sweet love it well caught too

23 May, 2009

 

Thanks Morgana amazing how they grow went from this stage to leaving the nest in a week.. no wonder they are so common .

24 May, 2009



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