Date: 6/23/20 11:04 am From: kcaterer . <kristin.caterer...> Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Help! Dead Bluebirds
My father has trouble with swallows entering the bluebird boxes and killing the family.
On Tue, Jun 23, 2020 at 1:41 PM Martha Pfeiffer < <0000001a1bef7484-dmarc-request...> wrote:
> A friend of mine went to clean out the Bluebird box from this first > nesting. He hadn't seen any activity in more than a few days. What was > inside the box was a male bird = dead - and all the hatchlings were dead. > I have photo. The female was busy feeding until recently. There is no > sign of disturbance of the nest, no feathers strewn around, nothing violent > occurred, The male is fully intact. I have a photo. Please, any ideas > what could have happened to this family of Bluebirds?Disease?? > What???Thanks for any response. > > > Martha Pfeiffer, Dorset > -- "Wherever you go, go with all your heart." Confucius