No Peace

What can a young bird do when the twin is hyper active and mum keeps fussing?

One seems more developed, maybe an earlier hatching. Hope he doesn’t lure the other one from the nest too early as we are looking forward to play.

Tim Low in his book Where Song Began quotes two US researchers who gathered every example of bird play observed worldwide and produced a list of only 10 songbirds of which 3 are in Australia. The Chough, Apostlbird and the Magpie.

Magpie play is a great joy to watch, we can’t wait.

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