My Friend, Flicker, a Woodpecker Rescue Story

The bird looked so odd, like a kid hanging by one leg from the monkey bars, not knowing whether to pull himself up or let himself fall down, in order to change his status.

A ruby-throated hummingbird feeds at a traditional red hummingbird feeder

The Buzz on Hummingbirds

Don’t be fooled into thinking that you need to purchase “hummingbird nectar,” or that it must be red. Neither is true.

A robin perches on a vine stem outside a rain covered window

Sharing Is for the Birds

Robins and many other suburban-dwelling birds repeatedly fly into windows because they interpret their reflections as other birds invading their territory.