Birdwatching Term – Mobbing

Birdwatching Term – Mobbing

  Birdwatching Term – Mobbing In the recent article, The Old Orchard Bully – Chapter 2, the whole group of birds united to chase off the Black Cat. That is called, “mobbing.” Some ask why don’t the bigger birds fight back? Here are a few quotes from various sources: “This behavior – like calling your … Continue reading

Norman Joins The Baseball Team

Norman Joins The Baseball Team

Norman Joins The Baseball Team by Emma Foster There once was a stork named Norman. Every morning from a high spot in a tree he would watch the children from a nearby neighborhood walk down the street to the bus stop. The bus stop was right next to the zoo, which was where Norman lived. … Continue reading

Lake Morton Birdwatching after Round-up

Lake Morton Birdwatching after Round-up

Many, O LORD my God, are the wonders which You have done, And Your thoughts toward us; There is none to compare with You. If I would declare and speak of them, They would be too numerous to count. (Psalms 40:5 NASB) We finally took some time to go see what birds were at Lake … Continue reading

Golden Eagle ~ Bird-Brain Might Be a Compliment!

Golden Eagle ~ Bird-Brain Might Be a Compliment!

Bird-Brain Might Be a Compliment! Hey, boys and girls, Golden Eagle here. How have you been since last time? Do you ever wonder why the Universe is here? Why is the Earth here? Why are we alive? Is there something after death? Will I see my departed loved ones again? What is my purpose for … Continue reading

The Old Orchard Bully – Chapter 2

The Old Orchard Bully – Chapter 2

The Old Orchard Bully The English or House Sparrow The Burgess Bird Book For Children * CHAPTER 2. The Old Orchard Bully. Peter Rabbit’s eyes twinkled when Jenny Wren said that she must look her old house over to see if it was fit to live in. “I can save you that trouble,” said he. … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – At Calvary

Sunday Inspiration – At Calvary

And when they had come to the place called Calvary, there they crucified Him, and the criminals, one on the right hand and the other on the left. (Luke 23:33 NKJV) Today’s birds were chosen because of the words of the Hymn, “At Calvary.” Because of Jesus’ Love at Calvary, through His Grace, Mercy, and … Continue reading

Jenny Wren Arrives – Chapter 1

Jenny Wren Arrives – Chapter 1

Jenny Wren Arrives Introducing the House Wren The Burgess Bird Book For Children * CHAPTER I. Jenny Wren Arrives. Lipperty-lipperty-lip scampered Peter Rabbit behind the tumble-down stone wall along one side of the Old Orchard. It was early in the morning, very early in the morning. In fact, jolly, bright Mr. Sun had hardly begun … Continue reading

The Burgess Bird Book For Children – Introduction

The Burgess Bird Book For Children – Introduction

The Burgess Bird Book For Children By Thornton W. Burgess TO THE CHILDREN AND THE BIRDS OF AMERICA THAT THE BONDS OF LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN THEM MAY BE STRENGTHENED THIS BOOK IS DEDICATED PREFACE This book was written to supply a definite need. Its preparation was undertaken at the urgent request of booksellers and others who have felt … Continue reading

Bible Birds – Vulture Introduction

Bible Birds – Vulture Introduction

Vulture Introduction And these you shall regard as an abomination among the birds; they shall not be eaten, they are an abomination: the eagle, the vulture, the buzzard, (Leviticus 11:13 NKJV) The Bible list Vulture or Vultures in 5 - 11 different verses (depending on version) There are sixteen (16) Vultures in the Accipitridae – Kites, Hawks … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Greater Flamingo

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Greater Flamingo

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Greater Flamingo ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter ~ 10-9-14 Here’s another species from Dubai, the Greater Flamingo. It’s well-known there, occurs in the Ra’s al-Khor wildlife sanctuary near the centre of town and is suitably iconic for a place where flamboyance is preferred to subtlety :-). We didn’t go … Continue reading

Dad and Mom its feeding time..

Dad and Mom its feeding time..

This is for every blessed parent who so anxiously works hard in raising their kids in the way of the Lord… And for the kids being fed by their parents. Birds emerge from the shell blind and so weak they can’t even hold their heads up. Parents must feed babies frequently because baby birds digest … Continue reading

Birds – The Color That Only God Can Do

Birds – The Color That Only God Can Do

Great are the works of the LORD, studied by all who delight in them. (Psalms 111:2 ESV) Here is a neat blog worth looking at to see all the beautiful color that God put in Birds. via Birds. Enjoy the beauty of these birds. Wordless Birds * This is by N7QVC’s Christian Blog. *