A three-day-old American Robin chick begs for food in a nest it shares with three other siblings in Freeport, Maine, on June In two weeks the chicks will have opened their eyes and grown enough to venture out into the world. Robert F.
A soldier and his squirrel. The soldier found a weak baby squirrel, nursed it back to life. Now the guy left the service, works as a taxi driver, and the squirrel is always in his pocket no matter where he goes! a-soldier-and-his-squirrel.
Wire-crested Thorntail, (Discosura popelairii) is a hummingbird which occurs in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. This species is one of the smallest birds on Earth, with a mature weight of around g oz). Photo by Gavin Emmons.
Mama Robin & her young ~ Photo by Art Lupinacci.and this reminds me of the pictures that I took a few days ago because there was a nest full of baby robins in a tree out in my front yard and I took several pictures of it.
Giant Kingfisher (Megaceryle maxima) is the largest kingfisher in Africa, where it is a resident breeding bird over most of the continent south of the Sahara Desert other than the arid southwest. (photo by isak pretorious)