How does a bird know if its fake and plastic?

How does a bird know if its fake and plastic?
How Smart Are Birds When It Comes To Plastic Predators?   For everyone who has had a look at this site you’ll realize that there is a popular theme in creating bird scaring products. That is make something out of plastic, that looks like a typical bird predator. Plastic snakes, plastic owls, and plastic hawks ...

Pigeons

Pigeons
Above is a picture of Sydney’s entertainment quarter. Its where the SCG is and a whole bunch of sports and entertainment venues, most likely maintained by the council. The funny thing about this picture is that the council has put up a barrier to stop us walking over the newly laid grass, but has done ...

Double check before you buy!

Double check before you buy!
Last night before going to see the movie Jack Reacher, (pretty good not great btw) we were doing some research to have a look at bird scarers.     I saw a product that was titled “Bird-X YG Yard Gard Ultrasonic Animal Repeller”. Now looking at the name you might be think that it is ...

From a reader

From a reader
Scaring birds can bring people together. It seems anyone who is or was remotely interested in gardening has a theory and has tried different ways of keeping birds from their garden. This post is to convey a story I had posted to me from a reader. On Christmas the reader went to a friends house ...

And the 2012 winner is…

And the 2012 winner is...
Remember this time when you would look at the date and say, wow March/June/September already? We’ll unfortunately you can’t do that anymore, the years gone. The good news is that your footy team gets another shot next year, hot cross buns will be in the local bakery very soon, and the start of the year ...