are woodpeckers aggressive to other birds

Are Woodpeckers Aggressive To Other Birds?

Woodpeckers are often brightly-colored birds known for the distinctive noises they make by pounding their beak against wood or other hard surfaces. Have you ever wondered why they behave this way? Are woodpeckers aggressive to other birds, and do they show this aggression through their pecking? Keep reading as we answer these questions and more. … Read more

Are Swans Aggressive?

Can Swans Break Your Arm?

Swans are beautiful, graceful creatures, but they also have a dark side. You’ve probably heard the rumors that swans can cause serious injuries if you provoke them to attack. But what kind of injuries are we talking about? Can swans break your arm? What other injuries can they cause? How aggressive are they, really? Keep … Read more

are mockingbirds endangered

Are Mockingbirds Endangered?

People have long been fascinated by the many songs and sounds of the mockingbird. Perhaps a curiosity about this bird has led you to wonder: are mockingbirds endangered? What protective measures are in place to keep them safe? And how long do mockingbirds typically live? Keep reading as we answer all of these questions and … Read more

What Is a Hawk?

Hawk Vs. Owl: Who Would Win?

Hawks and owls are both powerful hunters. Have you ever wondered what would happen if they were to fight each other? Let’s take a look at this intriguing match-up of hawk vs. owl and discuss who would win. What Is a Hawk? A hawk is a large diurnal bird of prey, meaning it hunts other … Read more

Is the Cuckoo a Protected Species?

Can You Shoot Cuckoos?

Cuckoos are migratory birds known for their musical song and their tendency to lay eggs in other birds’ nests. Their brood parasite trait tends to make them pretty unpopular among bird lovers. With this in mind, you may be wondering: can you shoot cuckoos that take up residence in your yard, or are they a … Read more

What Are Wrens?

Are Wrens Good Birds To Have Around?

You may have noticed wrens visiting your yard. If you’ve ever watched them chase away other birds from the feeder or listened to them warbling loudly to each other, you may have wondered: are wrens good birds to have around? What are the benefits and drawbacks of attracting them to your yard? Keep reading–in this … Read more

Are Hummingbirds Endangered?

Why Are Hummingbirds Endangered?

Who doesn’t love hummingbirds? These tiny, shiny creatures buzz from flower to flower, drinking nectar and serving as crucial pollinators. But did you know that many hummingbirds are threatened by changes in their environment? Keep reading as we answer questions such as, “why are hummingbirds endangered?” and “what can we do to help them?”  Are … Read more

Are Barn Swallows Nocturnal or Diurnal?

What Do Barn Swallows Do At Night?

Barn swallows are passerine birds found throughout much of the world. Have you ever seen these birds flying by and wanted to find out more about them? What do barn swallows do at night? Are they nocturnal or diurnal? Where do they sleep and build their nests? Keep reading as we answer all of these … Read more

The Bald Eagle’s Call

8 Birds That Sound Like Eagles

There are many different eagle species in the world, and they all produce slightly different sounds. For the purpose of this article, we’re going to focus on birds that sound like bald eagles, which have a much more high-pitched, musical sound than you might expect. Keep reading to learn more about other birds that make … Read more

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