There are many people who have had the experience of a heartwarming bond with wild animals that frequently visit their homes. One woman in particular, has gained a sweet new friendship with a family of crows—they even exchange gifts! When Tango Steinke moved into her home in Virginia, she realized that she had some noisy neighbors. A pair of crows nested behind her home and had made themselves rather comfortable.
It's no secret that crows are clever.
Congratulations are in order for two male Humboldt penguins at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo in Syracuse, New York.
In most instances, birds migrate to warmer climates during the winter. But this one unlucky goose got stuck in the snow somewhere near Iraqi Kurdistan during an icy snowstorm and nearly froze to death. Luckily, a kind-hearted passerby came to the animal’s rescue just in the nick of time. When the man first encountered the bird, it lay sprawled motionless in the snow, appearing as if it had already succumbed to the freezing temperatures.
Ravens are extremely intelligent birds.
Wildlife conservation photographer Carla Rhodes loves to feed the birds.
One little duck made a big splash at this year’s New York City Marathon. Wrinkle the Duck joined the pitter-patter of her cute duck feet with those of 33,000 other (human) participants in the annual race, which was canceled in 2020–something that had never been done before in the history of the race.
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Cockatiels are known for being incredibly smart. They have great memories, can be taught to perform tricks, and they can even learn how to speak. Not only that, but some cockatiels love to play games. One particular bird in Bursa, Turkey, is so smart, that he’s managed to find a peculiar way to entertain himself and his sibling baby birds. He loves to play peekaboo!
Over 22,000 images from photographers around the world flooded into the sixth annual Bird Photographer of the Year contest.
Crows are incredibly smart.