Monthly Archives: April 2014

Week-old babies

What a difference a week makes!  Compare this photo to the one taken just a week ago.  Baby birds mature extremely quickly.  They aren’t babies long. When I opened the box the babies were sleeping and refused to wake up … Continue reading

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First babies of the year

The bluebird eggs hatched right on schedule on day 13.  That is normal for here. Almost all my clutches hatch in thirteen days.  I checked the box a couple of times in the morning and saw signs of piping on … Continue reading

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Four eggs in the nest …

As soon as we returned from our trip to High Island, TX and I got the car unloaded, I went out to check the nestbox.  It contained four perfect little blue eggs!  Four is a good brood number.  Five babies … Continue reading

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