Monthly Archive: December 2018

Fox 0

Winter life

The Winter Solstice is past and we have to believe that the days are lengthening, though I can’t usually detect much difference until well into January. I can, therefore, understand why, since primitive times,...

magpie & kites 0

The vicious side of magpies

Below our bird feeders is a wire cage, bought to keep squirrels and pigeons from devouring the seeds falling from above. It works with the pigeons but is totally useless against squirrels which easily...