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Post  llama momma on 10/17/2012, 4:40 pm

It's always a treat to see my favorite bluebirds out back. Although there were 6 of them I could only catch 4 in the bird bath at the same time and quickly snap a pic through the window. You can see the 5th one on the ground at about 10 o'clock. Number 6 was sitting on a feeder.

Here is another, love these little guys!
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Post  CapeCoddess on 10/17/2012, 4:53 pm

oooooo...I love them! Nice shots, lm!

I tried to get one also, but it's blurry.


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Post  Goosegirl on 10/17/2012, 4:54 pm

Too cute!!!

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Post  llama momma on 10/17/2012, 5:00 pm

@CapeCoddess wrote:oooooo...I love them! Nice shots, lm!

I tried to get one also, but it's blurry.


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Thanks! Your picture really caught the gorgeous blue color, love it! Most of mine were youngsters.
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Post  gregrenee88 on 10/19/2012, 6:08 pm

We moved into our new house a year ago December from an apartment. This past spring was the last time I saw them, they are sooo pretty! I hope to see them again!
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Post  llama momma on 2/27/2013, 11:54 am

Three male bluebirds are out back scouting the nest boxes. My bluebird book says the males start scouting around mid Feb. to June. If you enjoy these lovely birds its a good time to put up brand new boxes or clean out the old ones if you have not done so.
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Post  bnoles on 2/27/2013, 12:38 pm

We clean ours out at the end of every fall. Love to watch the little fellas, they are so entertaining. One year I cleaned out one of the boxes and found 3 generations of nests, one on top of the other.

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Post  llama momma on 2/27/2013, 4:31 pm

Three nests, very interesting. I learned last year when cleaning out nests to toss the contents far away from it or it will draw oh shoot, um snakes, I think..
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