Barn Swallow

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

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10 Birds That Look Like Barn Swallows

Barn swallows are beautiful birds, but it can be easy to confuse them with some other types of birds, especially to those in the same family. How can you learn to tell these birds apart? Let’s find out as we discuss some of the birds that look like barn swallows. Birds That Look Like Barn … Read more

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When Can You Knock Down Barn Swallow Nests?

Barn swallows are beautiful birds, but they can be a pain if they decide to build their homes on yours. Not only do they create a lot of noise and litter their immediate vicinity with droppings, but they can also spread parasites and bedbug-like insects known as swallow bugs. So, if you have swallows nesting … Read more

How To Attract Barn Swallows

How To Attract Barn Swallows?

Did you know that barn swallows can eat as much as 60 insects per hour? Talk about a voracious appetite! If you’d like to have some of this natural pest control find its way to your property, read on to learn all about how to attract barn swallows. How to Attract Barn Swallows to Your … Read more

How To Attract Barn Swallows To Your Yard

How to Scare Away Barn Swallows?

Barn swallows are beautiful birds that are beneficial to the environment because they keep insect populations from getting out of control. That said, they tend to be noisy, produce a lot of droppings, and may claim your barn, shed, garage, and even parts of your house for their nests. If you’re wondering how to keep … Read more

Why Do Barn Swallows Migrate

When Do Barn Swallows Migrate?

Barn swallows are one of many birds known for their migration habits. But just how far they travel, and the time when they do so, may surprise you. So, when do barn swallows migrate? Why do they do it, where do they go, and when do they return to their breeding grounds? Keep reading! In … Read more

What is a Barn Swallow’s Diet

What Do Barn Swallows Eat And Drink?

Barn swallows are a common sight in many parts of the world, particularly on farms and in open fields. Have you ever wondered why they often hang out around fields that are actively being tilled or harvested? Chances are, they’re looking for their next meal. So, what do barn swallows eat? Do they drink water? … Read more

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