Thursday, June 19, 2008

It's gone to the birds...

WOOO! I thought that I would show you some of the tweets that have been handing out in my yard, since the Army of Four have tweets that they are sharing too.

The first thing I want to show you is not exactly a tweet... it is a Turkey. GOBBLE GOBBLE! So we were hanging out and mom's neighbor calls and tells us there is a Turkey in our yard to go out and see it. This Turkey had a purpose because he/she was walking as fast as those legs would take it. It is odd, because we don't really see Turkey's out walking around in our area.

Another morning while we were outside, I spotted this. Mom says it is a Robin. It was just hopping around sticking it's head in the ground. Humm... I do that at the beach when I dig in the sand... but I never pull out these worm things that mom says it is finding.

Oh the beauty of a Blue Bird! We have a Blue Bird house in our backyard and it stays occupied pretty much year round. Mom saw the dad handing out one day while we were in the backyard. Check him out... Isn't he lovely?

Our weather is odd here lately. Last week it was 100, and this week it is 90. by 11am, it was still 80 degrees. Anyroo, Mom, Tia and I were all sitting out on the porch this morning and watched the Blue Bird go in and out of the house, then bring food to feed the babies. They were all making such a racket!!! Mom took a video, but the stoopid neighbor decided to get out with his yard blower thing, so it is VERY hard to hear the babies. If you listen very carefully at the time the yard blower thing stops and starts back up, you can hear the babies talking. Enjoy!

Mom was able to get another photo. This one you can hear the babies better ... and the mom is feeding them this time rather than the dad.

Well, that is about all I got for today. Mom and I are about to start a house project together - painting the kitchen. She has to get it all finished soon.... you will know why later :)

Hugs - Sitka


Steve, Kat, & Wilbur said...

So, did you eat those birds? That's what happens to any bird that flies into my yard! That turkey could have fed you for days!


The Army of Four said...

Oh, how COOL! Birdies EVERYwhere! I heard the ones in the second vid best, just like you said. How cool!
Mom said we'll try to take pix of the birdie babies this weekend. She doesn't want us to disturb them, though! They have very protective parents.
Play bows,

The Daily Echo said...

Woo! You should share some of your Canidae with that turkey so you can fatten him up and.....oh....well...nevermind. I was just sayin - Thanksgiving is going to be here before you know it.

Maggie & Mitch said...

Mom sure does love Bluebirds but we don't see many in our yard! Bummer!

Love ya lots,
Maggie and Mitch

Jan's Funny Farm said...

We think that turkey was traveling so fast so it could get wherever it was going for Thanksgiving. Probably into hiding.

The bluebirds aren't as meaty but they'll do in a pinch. Guess you weren't hungry?

purrs and tail wags

Khyra The Siberian Husky said...

I get khlose to khommuning with the avian race when the little sparrows and finches hide in my bushes by the bakhk door -

The rest I don't bother much -

Mom wished she had the khamera along for the walk Thursday night - some khrows were buggin' a redtail above us - awfully khool sight to see!


Tasha & Eva said...

The birds are so pretty and i bet was nice to sit with Mom and watch them. Except for the turkey. He looks like dinner.

Princess Eva

Super Boy & Baby-Licious said...

We have never seen a bluebird before so now we know how it looks like.

Amber-Mae said...

Ooo, that Turkey dude looks tasty! You have a lot of bird neighbors in your neighborhood...

Butt wiggles,
Solid Gold Dancer

Holly said...

Mmmmmm, tasty tweets!! That giant one would feed me just fine! The others look like snacks.


Simba said...

What pretty birds. I'm surprised you don't chase them.

Simba x

Girl Girl Hamster said...

Oh.. there's so many birds hanging out near you. DO you get to chat with them?

~ Girl girl

Noah the Airedale said...

Hi Sitka
The birds are so cute.
Have fun painting the kitchen and have a great weekend.

Hugs and tail wags

Ferndoggle said...

Birds are DELICIOUS!!!! I would love to catch one of those turkeys.


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Momo & Pinot said...

Wow, Sitka and Tia!! There are so many birdies!!! They are all pretty!!

Momo & Pinot

Tucker said...

Pretty blue on that birdie! I don't think I've ever seen a Sibe that color. I wonder why not?