Pigeon-Talk banner
1 - 13 of 13 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
15,536 Posts
I have no clue, but it's cute. You can just pick it up? Someone will answer in a bit. I tried looking for what kind it is, but I'm pretty dumb if it's ain't a pigeon, and I don't even know what to look for. Sorry.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
508 Posts
It Is The Texas State Bird! Come On Yall!!, It I's A Mocking Bird!!

Trust Me! I'm a bird watcher:cool:
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
508 Posts
LEAVE IT ALONE! it will be fine outside just make sure you keep your pets away from it!
the parents will feed it on the ground. IT IS A MYTH that "if you touch a baby bird the mother would smell you and leave the baby alone."! most bird's sense of smell is vrey weak! This bird will do fine. It is a fledgling, it is still learning how to fly.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
9,856 Posts
So sorry I could not respond until now - computer died and I'm having to use a laptop.

This is indeed a fledgling mockingbird and like the others have said is best left alone for mom and dad to care for.

Hope it is doing well. It won't hurt to keep an eye on it.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
21,207 Posts
:(boy now i feel dumb.:eek: o well i tried.
Absolutely no reason to feel dumb. You DID try, and that's appreciated! I often get in little birds that I have no clue what they are and try to determine the best food by the beak .. granivore, insectivore, etc. Then, I hotfoot it to whichever local rehabber takes that kind of bird!

Terry
 
1 - 13 of 13 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top