Category Archives: Birds

Turtle Doves of the Twelve days of Christmas Facing Extinction

  Turtle doves bird ‘most likely’ to go extinct in Britain in the next few decades Fewer than 5,000 turtle doves left in UK compared to 250,000 in the 1960s Turtle dove population increasing at Knepp Castle Estate, in due … Continue reading

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Want a Unique Pet? Here Are 3 Reasons to Consider Getting a Bird

When people think of pets, they usually go straight to the two main ones: dogs and cats. There are many breeds of these two common household pets, they’re usually quite friendly and playful, and they’re also relatively easy to maintain. … Continue reading

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Average-sized Hen Lays UK’s Biggest Egg

A normal-sized hen has laid what is believed to be Britain’s largest egg. BB, a three-year-old black maran, produced the monster egg, which is four times larger than a standard egg, last week. It measures nearly eight inches in circumference, … Continue reading

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Decorated Penguin Receives Military Promotion At Edinburgh Zoo

This is the hilarious moment a highly-decorated PENGUIN waddled past a group of royal guards – before receiving a military promotion. Sir Nils Olav – the highest decorated bird in the world – proudly strutted his stuff as he was … Continue reading

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Award-winning Business Launches ‘3D Package’ for Pet Photographers

A company that creates 3D models of pets has launched a unique package for photography companies and independent photographers that promises to future-proof their services. Arty Lobster is offering wholesale prices with a 30% discount exclusively to photographers on its … Continue reading

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Rescued Magpie Becomes Best Friends With Shop Owner

A man has become best friends with a magpie after rescuing the garden bird from the clutches of a cat at just two weeks old. Peter Redwood-Smith, 21, became a devoted adoptive father to the black and white bird named … Continue reading

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