new visitors

by ND
(Minto New Brunswick)

Just a few days ago 2 mourning doves started making regular visits but would not eat from the feeders but looked under the feeders for food.


I started sprinkling it on the bare ground and they have been cooing back regularly since. I'm a new birdwatcher, starting out with finches.

Since I had never seen these birds I had no idea what they were at first.

You never know what you will attract til you start putting out different kids of food.

I'm using Scotts "Songbird seed"

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Mourning Doves in Your Backyard.



Coming Soon

Recent Articles

  1. kristy the vet tech

    Jun 24, 17 03:42 PM

    june 2017 . a yellow flicker hit the window of the house. was stunned for half hour then started to come to. looks like it broke leg couldn't fly . taken

    Read More

  2. Bird found in Field-needing to make sure rescue is not needed

    Jun 22, 17 06:29 PM

    Our dog actually stumbled upon this little cutie. It didn't fly away when we walked up to see what the all the fuss was about. That lead me to believe

    Read More

  3. small bird the size of a finch or sparrow in Pacific Northwest

    Jun 21, 17 02:11 PM

    this small mostly grey,w.black mask on face and dark blue on top half of wings

    Read More