A little bit late

A little bit late from some of them but now ten chicks safely out of eggs and moved on to their next home

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They had a very brief stay in an outbuilding but it was quickly decided that was not close enough for easy hands-on contact

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They were brought inside and their enclosure modified for easy visual contact – in and out

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Here the process of becoming happy with human contact can start straight away

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and to be inducted into the standard hen treat round here

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A little bit late, but having an Oxford Doctor of Biology in residence for a week moved us to greater nestbox organisation – proper brackets, numbers, that sort of thing

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This great tit seemed pleased

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and within moments of repositioning this box a pair of blue tits spent ten minutes closely inspecting it – inside, outside, on top, underneath

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We think we might have evidenced mammal number eight

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It is what we think isn’t it and not some pheasant offering?

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