Birds

French hunters of Provence glue thrushes to twigs and branches

NEWS-VIEWS FRANCE: I've just learned about this. From my perspective it is a disgusting practice but it is apparently commonplace…

1 week ago

Artificial intelligence allows birdwatchers to identify individual birds

Even the most talented birdwatcher can have difficulty in identifying individual birds within the same species. Now researchers have developed…

2 weeks ago

Illegal killing of hen harriers prevents RSPB supporting their introduction into England

There is a difference of opinion with respect to the introduction of the hen harrier into England. This hawk-like species…

2 weeks ago

Garden lights keep birds awake

I'm afraid that homeowners who like garden lights need to consider others. The lights are disrupting birds' sleep. A study…

2 weeks ago

Once again UK’s Queen is associated with animal cruelty

Not long ago I wrote about the Queen of the UK being implicated in animal abuse. That time it was…

3 weeks ago

Facebook removes video of baby owls for breaching sex and nudity rules!

Note to Facebook: I am not criticising your business so please don't remove one of my groups :) . I…

1 month ago

People unnecessarily disturb a couple of courting pigeons

Today, as usual, I went up to the corner shop at about 6:30 in the morning to buy my newspaper.…

1 month ago

Is the Queen implicated in animal cruelty?

Is the Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms implicated in animal cruelty because of her involvement…

2 months ago

The story of the brokenhearted swan and how she found love again

At Highgate Ponds on Hampstead Heath, London, lived a "married" couple of swans. They were committed to be married for…

2 months ago

NYC bans foie gras in 2022

Open the champagne, New York City (NYC) will take foie gras off the menu in 2022. NYC is the home…

9 months ago