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The Feeder Feed: New Arrival Edition

I have had some new arrivals.
The hummingbirds have shown up in force.
Mr. Ruby-throated Hummer.

The Missus.  Oooops… no, that’s an Oriole muscling in on the feeder.

The Orioles have been rather bold this year, even hanging around pretty close when I have … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: Catbird Seat Edition

Some interesting things are happening at the Sabine Feeder.
First, Mr. Catbird has come. He sings beautifully.  He also likes grape jelly.

Mrs. Oriole may be changing her frock.

I am now seeing not one, but two Indigo Buntings.

They are very striking.  I’ll … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: polychrome edition

The feeders are pretty busy right now.  Every time I look out I see something interesting.
Just a few… for those of you who are interested.
First, a newcomer.  Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, who loves the grape jelly.
He is the first I have seen … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed

I had an odd experience today.
I went out to put more grape jelly in the little cups on the bird feeder apparatus.
As I was doing so, I heard directly behind me – but close – a loud strange ratchety sound, … Continue reading

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