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Turn any pot or deep bowl into a birdbath!  Bird Bath Raft

Bird Bath Raft

The Bird Bath Raft creates a safer, shallow birdbath in seconds. For use with deeper bowls, garden pots, or any container desired, creates a safe bird bath instantly

Blue-throated Hummingbird | Lampornis clemenciae. Taken at t… | Flickr

Blue-throated Mountaingem, also known as the Blue-throated Mountain-gem or Blue-throated Hummingbird (Lampornis clemenciae)


Winter --- Jaz: "“I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself. A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough without ever having felt sorry for itself. Lawrence (PS I love the movie "GI Jane" !

Hungry sparrows in Alcazar's gardens, Seville, Spain.Flying from Garden to Garden!

There are so many beautiful creatures. One of my favorites are birds. Its relaxing to watch them and there's nothing like the music they make in the morning

“Let me be, was all I wanted. Be what I am, no matter how I am.”       ~ Henry Miller, Stand Still Like the Hummingbird

Hummingbird 11x14 Wildlife Print Picture Photography

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indigo bunting - we have them here in the midwest.  I saw one on my finch feeder.

Indigo Bunting - not actually blue. There are no blue pigments found in feathers, instead the color comes from light refraction. Look through a back-lit blue feather and it will appear black or brown.

Not every hen will become broody in her lifetime, but those that do are fiercely protective of their nests. Some breeds are more inclined to brood than others; in particular, Silkies, Cochins and Australorps are perpetual contenders for the Broody Mother of the Year Award.

Caring for Broody Hens: Facilitating Egg-hatching

Backyard chicken keeping information, tips, photos DIY projects with a splash of creativity by Kathy Shea Mormino, The Chicken Chick


Holland Hill Apple Anchor Fruit Feeder, Oriole Fruit Feeders, Copper Handcrafted Fruit Bird Feeders at Songbird Garden