The crack of the bat and the lure of the bird feeder

How do the birds seem to know instantly when I fill the bird feeders?

I’m afraid I might not have a very good answer for it, but I’ll give it a go.

Most birds don’t have a particularly good sense of smell, so it’s not like they’re sniffing out the birdseed.

However, most birds have pretty good eyesight, and they’re not as dumb as you might think.

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One Response to “The crack of the bat and the lure of the bird feeder”

  1. Syl Says:

    Birds are not dumb..mine line up on the tree limbs of our giant pine tree and watch while I fill the feeders, then swoop in for breakfast, maybe lunch and not ever late to dinner..have fun with the birds..they are a joy

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