British Garden Birds

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Fed up not being fed up ..

That nest was getting a little cramped so glad to fledge and explore my new home. Only...

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18 May, 2013
Jane

Our Wren Family

A while back I featured a visiting wren making itself at home in our garden. It seemed...

22 comments

P1150022_1
 

18 Aug, 2012
Jane

Snow patrol.

Like many the white stuff came thick and fast yesterday .. a large queue quickly...

23 comments

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5 Feb, 2012
Bonkersbon

my first bird watching year.

my first bird watching year has flown past (ha ha). in my garden i have resident,...

16 comments

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13 Nov, 2010
Lemondog

Pond cleaner.

Clearing the pond of leaves and excess oxygenator caught Robins attention . Mm wonder...

21 comments

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28 Oct, 2010
Bonkersbon

Blackbird

I was standing a few metres away from the puddle when this Blackbird flew down and...

15 comments

Nousericon50
 

29 Mar, 2013
Wildwood

"Rainy Day Dream Away"

(I nicked the title from Jimi Hendrix). I am so getting fed up with this weather,...

15 comments

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26 Aug, 2012
Muddywalters

Taking my first plunge .

Mum Blackbird reckons I need a bath and freshen up after just leaving that cramped...

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P1150022_1
 

7 May, 2011
Jane

Goldfinches bathing

Just came across these pics taken in June. “I came down with the last shower...

23 comments

015
 

14 Oct, 2010
Aster

around my garden and pond

bathing in the waterfall male and female blackcap blackbird greywagtail wren feeding...

17 comments

Fire_finch_m
 

10 May, 2013
Firefinch

Robin (aka Twidders) rescue, raised, released.

Found on the ground next to my greenhouse, cold, wet & shivering, sole survivor...

23 comments

Picasabackground_1.bmp
 

27 Apr, 2013
Bampy

clonk

only 2 photos transmitted this is one of jenny.

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27 Mar, 2013
Birdbrain

In the garden

The greedy juvenile starlings have been making short work of the suet cake as usual....

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3 Jun, 2012
Davehowle

At home with Goldfinches

Always been fairly straightforward to capture images of these lovely birds visiting...

19 comments

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5 Jan, 2012
Bonkersbon

Goldcrest stalking.

For quite sometime now we ve noticed a pair of Goldcrests visiting a sycamore tree...

13 comments

P1220732
 

28 Dec, 2010
Bonkersbon

Football Fever......

......or Football Feathers!

11 comments

Singing
 

24 Sep, 2010
Geecee

What a surprise!!

Well, things seem to be more advanced than I thought. The little wren chicks think...

12 comments

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11 Jun, 2010
Elless

Stuck at home

Hi folks. Long time no post. Stuck at home at the moment with the dreaded sciatica...

14 comments

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16 Feb, 2013
Davehowle

Wild bird visitors January 2013 and perhaps 2012 or earlier

Must be all of the snow and cold weather but have so many garden visitors on a regular...

8 comments

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28 Jan, 2013
Tommyshortlegs

A Tail of Turdus

No, this is not a new Dr Who story that's slipped past the spell-checker. It's about...

8 comments

A_menzies_hunt
 

22 Nov, 2012
M_squared

Garden fledglings

The lovely weather in March fooled most of us into thinking here comes Spring.April...

17 comments

P1150022_1
 

9 Jun, 2012
Jane

Sharing a secret

I've discovered the secret of capturing images of that Artful Dodger, the Treecreeper....

9 comments

A_menzies_hunt
 

20 May, 2012
M_squared

Sprrrrrrring has Sprrrrrung

I simply love this time of year...rebirth, renewal and regrowth. So, weekend off...

13 comments

Kez
 

11 Mar, 2012
Purplepride

Dusk bathing

We ve had several pairs of Robins nest in our garden over the years.In previous blogs...

17 comments

P1150022_1
 

28 Feb, 2012
Jane

Sanctuary

Many of the birds that visit our garden are often regarded as pests or a source of...

20 comments

P1150022_1
 

3 Jan, 2012
Jane

Little dove came back to say hello

This makes it all worth wild. After a 24 hour shift , I walked into my garden to...

10 comments

515
 

9 Oct, 2011
Donna

National Nest Box Week: 14-21 February 2011

I remember the first Nest Box Week, in 1999, as if it were just last year. This annual...

41 comments

Dipper
 

23 Jan, 2011
David

New Bird hide with my results

This is my new bird hide It might look silly but I am pleased with the photos I...

10 comments

515
 

30 Dec, 2010
Donna

Greylake

RSPB Greylake on the Somerset Levels is once again accessible. It re-opened just...

6 comments

A_menzies_hunt
 

17 Jan, 2013
M_squared

where,s the burds?

hello friends,Im a bit worried about the disappearance of our local birds,since late...

10 comments

And_kids_057
 

7 Sep, 2012
Mactumpshie

Robin gets its red breast.

Last summer we had fledgling robins that became quite bold one eventually flew to...

10 comments

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30 Jul, 2011
Bonkersbon

RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2011

You may have noticed the Ad on members page when you log in. RSPB have been running...

34 comments

P1220732
 

9 Jan, 2011
Bonkersbon

still it comes down

we have had more snow in the last five days than the whole of last winter.Thank goodness...

18 comments

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29 Nov, 2010
Littlewren

birds are back

i did a blog on our birds being back on GOY and thought i would add it on our birdy...

15 comments

Me
 

28 Sep, 2010
Sandra1

WOW WOW WOW!!!

I have just come back from seeing one of the most spectacular sights in wildlife. A...

15 comments

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17 Nov, 2013
Robashfield

A day in the garden

No great story about today-just a relax in the garden with camera to hand - #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6

11 comments

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1 Sep, 2011
Johnponting

explosion of baby bluetits

First fine day for ages up here.Started on re-designing my wee burn into the pond,next...

8 comments

And_kids_057
 

31 May, 2011
Mactumpshie

Birds on a Dull Day...

Not a lot to do on days like we are having at the moment other than watch the birds,...

4 comments

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2 Mar, 2011
Lincslass

Bird Photography is just Soooo Easy!

Bird photography is easy? Well, it can be with a good viewing point and an obliging...

8 comments

Fulmar_cropped
 

7 Feb, 2011
Bulbaholic

Pigeon Disease and greenfinches

Has anyone read about this disease trichomonosis (a parasite) which is well known...

18 comments

015
 

21 Aug, 2010
Aster

Bath Time

I put out this shallow tray for fledgling birds.It seems these two like it best ! How...

14 comments

015
 

1 Aug, 2010
Aster

Baby bird

Hi I have just joined after the site was recomended to me from a gardening website,...

5 comments

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27 Jun, 2010
Cathycannell

Sunday 5th February 2012

Had a few inches of snowfall during the night so included some pictures from the...

4 comments

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6 Feb, 2012
Tommyshortlegs

got the blues

photogenic little things....

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Wren_nest_building_edited_2
 

3 Jul, 2011
Littlewren

Thankful

I'm learning thanks to this programme, I was excited the other day watching all the...

4 comments

Baby_blackbird021
 

27 Jun, 2011
Bill

Feeding Time

I took a few photos earlier this morning in between showers) I have not done many...

10 comments

Img_6901
 

18 Jun, 2011
Alan_tunnicliffe

garden birds

Garden birds I have been taken a few photos of the garden birds. I love the...

6 comments

515
 

16 Jun, 2011
Donna

Up close and personal.

Wherever I seem to go , whatever I m doing ..I m followed by a camera. Whether its...

14 comments

P1220732
 

18 May, 2010
Bonkersbon

I thought he'd bitten off more than he could chew.

I was sitting in a garden chair with a beer in one hand when I spotted a bird high...

13 comments

Avatar_tf_tourmalet
 

14 Jun, 2011
Johnponting

No Escape

They have taken over... keep an eye out for those big birds make way little ones do...

11 comments

Wren_nest_building_edited_2
 

1 Jun, 2011
Littlewren

More of a Bird carer, than a watcher

The female Blackbird in my photo's with her 2 babies, is an old friend, last year,...

7 comments

Baby_blackbird021
 

21 May, 2011
Bill

My Old Camera

Hubby has decided to use my old camera....this is the first time he has really shown...

11 comments

Wren_nest_building_edited_2
 

14 May, 2011
Littlewren

More through the kitchen window...

Taken in the past couple of weeks... Goldfinch Blue Tit Unknown ? Juvenile Starling?

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26 Jul, 2011
Delboy

action shots

not crystal clear but I am pleased with my first tries....thank to all the help I...

17 comments

Wren_nest_building_edited_2
 

22 Jun, 2011
Littlewren

Jay pics

I know they are all close ups-basically-but too many to put on the main site so I...

8 comments

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18 Jun, 2011
Mike

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This page is maintained by Jane, who brings together photos, blogs and questions on british garden birds from around I Spy a Bird.