Keep your feeders out

Just a reminder to keep your hummingbird feeders out for the next couple of weeks.  Many of the hummingbirds we enjoyed all summer are well on their way to Mexico and Central America.  I am still seeing hummingbirds at my feeders.  Often hummingbirds from the north...

Notice any scruffy birds at your feeders?

Many of our backyard birds are molting giving them a scruffy look. If you spot a bird with feathers that look messed up the bird is most likely in molt.  Molting is the way the birds replace their worn out feathers  They grow an entirely new set of feathers. ...