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For the birds
A sparrow catches the ankle of a winged intruder trying to steal its dinner. Urs Schmidli photographed the birds squabbling in mid-air combat in his back garden in Switzerland. (via) picked by plurk 5 months ago
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 Hungry whales steal birds' dinner
Hungry whales steal birds' dinner
Humpback whales have come up with a novel way for getting an easy snack - stealing birds' dinners. picked by AutumnLotus 3 years ago
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 Creepy-Looking Winged-Billed-Creatures
Creepy-Looking Winged-Billed-Creatures
There are about 9,000 species of birds. With this numerous number, there are colorful birds, large and small birds and there are also creepy-looking birds. Here are some of the creepiest-looking winged animals. picked by cactushair 3 years ago
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 Birds And Planes: Dogs Keep Them From Colliding
Birds And Planes: Dogs Keep Them From Colliding
About 20 airports around the U.S. now use border collies to chase birds. Cincinnati's Lunken Airport is another location where large birds, particularly geese, had many collisions with airplanes before the border collies came to the airfield.
*Who let the dogs out* picked by Bornbad 3 years ago
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 Diapers For Birds
Diapers For Birds
As you know, birds defecate on an average of every 20 minutes, and depending on the size of the bird this can be a messy experience. No longer will you chase your companion with a towel and bottle of disinfectant, instead dress him or her in Jungle Wear Bird products. picked by AutumnLotus 3 years ago
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 The Twenty Most Brilliantly Colored Birds in the World
The Twenty Most Brilliantly Colored Birds in the World
Birds are the only animals with feathers. All have feathers and most birds can fly. It is the possession of feathers, not the ability to fly, that distinguishes birds from other animals. There are about 10,000 species of birds from all over the world. Here are 20 of the world's most colorful birds. picked by AutumnLotus 3 years ago
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 Male Birds Use 'Wingman' to Win Girl
Male Birds Use 'Wingman' to Win Girl
Dating tips for birds

Check out the links on the page for more courtship information! picked by suebe 5 years ago
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 Cats Are No. 1 Threat to Birds
Cats Are No. 1 Threat to Birds
The American Bird Conservancy says cats kill 500 million birds each year, as opposed to the 440,000 birds killed each year by wind turbines. picked by Bornbad 7 months ago
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 Birds Explode After Eating Rice
Birds Explode After Eating Rice
Turns out this is absolutely false. I always believed it. That's a shame, really; I was hoping to see a bird explode one day. picked by donteatpoop 4 years ago
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 Bird Song Discoveries May Lead To Refinement Of Darwinian Theory
Bird Song Discoveries May Lead To Refinement Of Darwinian Theory
Using sound to communicate is common to many animal species, but learning different ways to use the tools physiology gave them to create more complex means of communication is rare. Human language is the most obvious example, but we alone among primates are capable of vocal learning (though other kinds of mammals including dolphins, whales, and a few species of bats and seals do learn their vocali... read full post picked by 2manyusernames 3 years ago
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