Mockingbird for Lunch?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by tomstephens, Jun 17, 2008.

  1. tomstephens

    tomstephens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The other day I was sitting out watching my chickens and a mockingbird landed in their fence. It was just sitting there, no where near their food or coop and they started chasing him.

    They looked exactly like they do when they chase a grasshopper or butterfly. Did they want a mocking bird snack?
     
  2. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Nope, it was in THEIR territory...which is why the only set of Baltimore Orioles I've ever seen in my yard in 15 years took a hike..Obelisk chased them away...[​IMG]
     

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