Baby Hawks

by Sherry
(Poetry, TX, Hunt County)

Mother hawk

Mother hawk
baby hawks
baby hawks

We saw the mother hawk flying around this spring. I finally located the nest and after a lot of patience, I got a picture of the babies.


Comment
Great photos. Question;

Did the parents attack you while you took photos of the babies in the nest? There is a street in a town in Saskatchewan, where the mailman will not deliver the mail while the hawk nestlings are in the nest, due to constant attacks by the parent hawks.
Susan

Comments for Baby Hawks

Click here to add your own comments

Aug 01, 2012
Baby hawk fell out of nest
by: Sherry

A baby bird fell in our back yard last weekend. We have tried feeding him bird seed and bread but didn't appear to like it. So we took a picture of him and went up to Petco. We just found out he is a hawk and purchased mil-worms and he is very happy now. He loves to walk around the back yard. He hasn't learned to fly yet or doesn't appear to want to fly. He does fly enough to sit on my shoulder tho. He is very cute so I hope he will recover and be able to return to the wild.

Sep 07, 2010
Baby Hawks 2
by: Paul Carroll

I have taken pictures of baby hawks that were nesting in the field by my Campsite. The campsite is in Strathmore, Alberta. Your pics are great and I was wondering if I could some how send them or post them so that others can enjoy them to. This was the second year they nested there.

Fellow Birder Paul

Comment

Hi Paul
We'd love to see your photos. Just go to Ask A Question on the site, start typing and you will see a screen will pop up to upload your photos.
http://www.a-home-for-wild-birds.com/your-questions.html
Susan

Aug 06, 2010
Baby hawks
by: Sherry

No she never made any attempt to attack, but she did move them across the road to an old barn as soon as they started climbing on top of the nest.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Got A Great Bird Story?.



Coming Soon

Recent Articles

  1. Laura KP

    May 10, 17 08:29 PM

    We've lived in this house for 9 years, and the birds common in our wooded back yard (red pines and honeysuckle bushes) are: Northern Cardinals Black Capped

    Read More

  2. Senior Citizen

    May 10, 17 08:28 PM

    Saw a bird perched on my Sheppard hook just outside Beàver Dam, Wi. It was the size of a Blue Jay but didn't have the coloring of a Blue Jay, except for

    Read More

  3. Male Rose Breasted Grosbeak in Englewood, Florida

    May 10, 17 08:27 PM

    For the last three days, I have had a male rose breasted grosbeak at my feeders. I was quite surprised and pleased to see this unusual visitor; none of

    Read More