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Re: baby birds

Your DH sounds like an extremely nice man!

On 5/24/05, Aplfgcnys@aol.com <Aplfgcnys@aol.com> wrote:
> We have been aware for several days that Carolina wrens might
> be building a nest in our screened porch.  At first when we saw
> them on  the porch we thought they were trapped, but then found
> that they knew a way in and out through a small gap where the
> screen frame joins the stone foundation.  Yesterday my DH
> discovered three baby wrens  hopping around on the floor of
> the porch.  Today has been really nasty, weather-wise.  Rain
> was predicted, but it has not materialized - rather it has been
> overcast, windy, and in the low 50s.  Not at all nice.  My DH is
> so concerned about the poor baby birds being cold and
> miserable - he knows he would be - that he wanted to take
> a blanket out for them.  I am sure that these babies are better
> off in the porch with some shelter from the wind and rain if it
> comes, than they would be in a nest in a tree.  We haven't
> found the nest, but haven't looked too hard for fear of disturbing
> them.  The babies are so cute, but look as big as their parents -
> none of which are very big.
> Auralie
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