Category Archive: birds

WildlifeKate Patch Update: Feeders, Foxes and Snack Bar Visitors!

As the weather has got colder, the numbers of birds on my feeder has increased and they are motoring through the food! I feed a mix of black sunflower seeds and sunflower hearts,… Continue reading

Snack Bar Soup, Daylight foxes and Birds Galore…

Lots of new footage from my patch on tonight’s blog. With lots of work on at the moment, it’s hard to keep on top of all the footage and keep all the live… Continue reading

Autumnal Activity builds up in the WildlifeKate Patch

With Autumn well set in, despite generally pretty mild temperatures, the feeders are getting busier in my garden. I am often asked what I feed and I have narrowed it down to just… Continue reading

Small Mammal Antics and a Brambling Visits

My mammal box has been pretty quiet over the summer. With lots of natural food, the small mammals do not feel the need to visit here. As we progress into Autumn, I usually… Continue reading

The latest Wildlife Highlights from my Patch

There is often a bit of a lull in my garden, in terms of wildlife, at the end of the summer and beginning of the Autumn. The garden never really looks its best,… Continue reading

A New Feeding Station……… appreciated by the youngest squirrels!

I am obsessed with bird feeders! I have lots and lots of bird feeders and I always love it when something a bit different comes out. CJ Wildlife asked if I would like… Continue reading

A Brambling visits my feeders!

Last year, I had a single male brambling visiting for a while. I saw a female earlier in the year, but today a stunning male visited my hub feeders. Watch out for him… Continue reading

Lots of Bird Feeding Action on my Live Cams

With the weather still cold, my feeders have been busy and it is lovely to see such a wide variety of species visiting. My live cameras have been really popular and I have… Continue reading

Building up to RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch with the wildlife in my patch!

It has been a very cold and snowy weekend and, with lots of desk-based work to do, I am always glad of all my live cameras! Being able to watch all my cameras… Continue reading

Monitoring feeders using the Bushnell NatureView Live View

I have been delighted to have 3 bullfinch visiting over the last few months; one female and two males. I wanted to see if I could capture them using the trail cam so… Continue reading