Did you know that the "knee" isn't the actual knee? It's the ankle. What a misapprehension.
Baby toucans are not born with such an excessively large beak like this. It grows as the birds develop. Thank goodness, imagine the size of the eggs.
Like overly affectionate couples in restaurants on Valentine’s Day, lovebirds feed each other.If a mate dies or gets separated from the flock, its companion exhibits erratic behavior that some have likened to depression.
While budgies have been bred to be specific colors, the only natural color is green.
Male canaries are the better singers and that for obvious reasons: they try to attract a female mate. But sometimes, they do sing just for their own pleasure.
Neither fish nor fowl. Well, kind of fowl, but... whatever. I think I have a new thing. I call it silk-screembroidery.
Macaws have dry scaly tongues to tap into fruits with it. They even have a bone inside them! A bone. WTF?
With a healthy diet cockatiels have a fairly long lifespan, they can live as long as 20 years. It’s even not unheard of for this species to live up to 30 years old.
Talk about a noisy bird. Cockatoos are the loudest of all parrots. They screech and even scream to communicate with each other. And they live long too, from 50 to 80 years!
I love it when two people are brave enough to tie the knot. From time to time I stitch wedding hoops for friends and friends of friends. It's a bit like I'm getting married myself over and over again.
For hornbills, everything is about eating. They spend most of their day searching for food and the family hierarchy manifests while eating. As they are omnivores, many hornbills fall victims to poisoned baits set for jackals or other mammals.
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The hill mynah has an exceptional talent as an imitator. It can deftly mimic almost any sound it hear, right from the sound of human voices to the sound of a bicycle. That’s incredible!
The green jay is one of many bird species that use tools. It's been observed insert a twig beneath a piece of bark to extract and eat insects. So clever.