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 is a Symbiotic Relationship?

Warblers And Cuckoos: Their Symbiotic Relationship

Many species of cuckoo are known for leaving their eggs in the nests of other birds. This behavior represents a type of symbiosis, or a symbiotic relationship. So, what is a symbiotic relationship, you ask? What is the relationship between cuckoos and warblers? Keep reading! In this article, we’ll discuss warblers and cuckoos, their symbiotic … Read more

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When Do Cuckoos Call?

The cuckoo’s song is beautiful and easily recognizable; in fact, in many places throughout the world, this flute-like call is a sure sign that warmer weather has arrived. If you’ve never heard this birdsong, you may be wondering, when do cuckoos call? What time of year are you most likely to hear them, and what … Read more

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Where Do Cuckoos Live?

Have you ever heard a cuckoo singing its distinctive song? Did you know that the same birdsong can be heard in many different places throughout the world? Cuckoos are widely distributed across a variety of habitats. So where do cuckoos live? Where are they most densely populated, and which kinds of habitat do they prefer? … Read more

Cuckoos and Warblers

Where Do Cuckoos Go In Winter?

Cuckoo birds can be found throughout the world, but they aren’t found in their native habitats in every season. So, where do cuckoos go in the winter? What are their migration habits, why do they migrate, and how far are they willing to travel to reach their destination? Keep reading! In this article, we’ll answer … Read more

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Where Do Cuckoos Lay Their Eggs?

If you know much about cuckoos, you probably know they have a reputation for being really bad parents. But where does this reputation come from? Where do cuckoos lay their eggs, and why have they gotten such a bad reputation for it? Read on to find out more about cuckoos and their strange parenting habits. … Read more

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What Do Cuckoo Birds Eat?

You may have heard about the cuckoo’s song or their strange nesting habits, but did you know that their eating habits can be every bit as interesting? Cuckoos are not picky when it comes time to feed, and at times, their need for protein can drive some pretty odd behaviors. So, what do cuckoo birds … Read more

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