Alison Colby-Campbell, Alisons Brain4rent, birds, Family Fun, humor, toy mystery, mystery, toys and puppets, Uncategorized, wild birds

Was this a bird-brained purchase? What would you do?

What should be done with these 9 ft toy birds

Alison Colby-Campbell, Alisons Brain4rent, animal welfare, Birders, birds, Birdwatching, Chicks, Humor, Uncategorized, wild birds

The ill-behaved chicks, the groundhog & the awkward goslings

I kept a good distance away made easier by my 100x digital zoom, made minimal movements beyond the index finger pushing down on the shutter and watched. The bird seemed unconcerned about my appearance.

Animals, Birders, birds, brain4rent, Bunnies, cold weather, humor, Nature, New England, photography, Winter

Turkey Tales – Stalkers and Plunderers

I'm not quite sure if this is an actual courtship ritual or just an early middle school dance for fowl who flirt at flirting but still find the opposite sex kind of icky.

animal welfare, Birders, birds, Nature, New England, photography, Uncategorized

Walk With a Great Blue Heron in the Field of Honor (Newburyport, MA)

Knowing where you are headed is just the framework for an adventure that can take you anywhere.

Animals, birds, Family, Life Lessons, Nature, photography, Seasons, Uncategorized

Give Me the Bird – Birding & Bird Calls in New England

“Obviously a birder?” No I’m not. I just notice stuff flying around me and I use a telephoto lens to compare native birds to the illustrations in my Golden Books Birds of North America guide and to figure out who’s singing what.