Haith's Wildlife Blog
Pigeons and doves all belong to the same family of birds, the Columbidae family. They share many particular features, such as rotund bodies, short scaly legs, and tapered wings. All pigeons and doves that belong to this family share the same 'cooing' call.
Cheaper bird food mixes often contain large quantities of low-energy fillers such as wheat and milo. It's certainly worth spending a little more to avoid these cheaper fillers. Another way to avoid them is to experiment by feeding 'straight' seeds.
Britain's finches are distinctive birds full of endearing character. From the beautiful Bullfinch to the gorgeous Greenfinch, they're all familiar faces at the bird feeder.
There are only three types of Goldfinch in the world. Two live across the Atlantic Ocean (the American goldfinch and Lawrence’s goldfinch – also found in the USA).
Chickens need a constant supply of minerals, calcium, and protein to help provide you with fresh eggs daily.