Wednesday, 8 May 2013

It will end in tears

The latest spell of better weather seems to have convinced the garden bird population to get cracking
This Blue Tit was gathering strands of garden twine whilst imitating a 'blue owl'

and the Dunnock stripped the stone frog of its mossy covering.

A pair of Blackbirds have chosen a small privet which is roughly no more than a two feet diameter sphere as their secret spot only it was secret for no more than four hours from when they started to build.

A pity that the one uncovering the secret was this guy

 who has its own  nest no more than fifty yards away. I watched it on top of the privet with its head inside to see what was going on, so no doubt it will return.
Its all going to end in tears.          AND IT DID