Saturday, July 7, 2012

Bluebirds are fledging!

We watched two of the five bluebirds fly away from the nest box this morning, and a third keeps poking its head out of the window.  Both the male and female are still around this year, unlike last year when the female disappeared about a week before the babies fledged (she either succumbed to predation or had a mid-life crisis and moved to Florida).


Welcome new baby!


Baby # 2 asking, "Is it safe to come out?"


3 comments:

  1. How wonderful!! I don't think that I have ever seen a bluebird...I hope these two babies have a long & healthy life!
    Blessings...Susie

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  2. I haven't seen the babies today, but the male is back to attacking his reflection in the sliding glass door. I have taken down the paper from anything reflective am not putting it back up. He can bang himself silly now.

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