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Guido, the bouncer [Sep. 4th, 2007|03:26 pm]
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This big guy has taken up residence at the top of one of our feeders. There was a different bird that used to "own" these three feeders, but this guy just moved in on Sunday and has been sitting here all day. I can see their little aerial dogfights out of my kitchen window...very entertaining. Although i do feel bad for the previous bird who lost his post, you have to admire Guido's moxy.
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[User Picture]From: kookaburra1701
2007-09-05 12:34 am (UTC)
Hee hee hee- I love your name for him! I wish my hummers were around when I am- they've stopped coming in the morning so I never see them. :(
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[User Picture]From: pudgybudgie
2007-09-05 12:39 am (UTC)
Dude, this guy sits there all day long. The perch's previous owner only came in the morning and evening, but this big guy was there nearly every time I walked by. SOMEONE'S got a big head, I think...
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[User Picture]From: crystal_tree
2007-09-05 03:41 am (UTC)
Guido, the killer hummer.

(Risky Business reference there).

*giggle*
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[User Picture]From: halo101
2007-09-05 06:07 am (UTC)
A lot of people have guard dogs, but how many of them have guard birds like Guido? ;)
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[User Picture]From: pudgybudgie
2007-09-05 01:05 pm (UTC)
We were sitting outside last night and he was angrily chirping at us. Vicious.
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From: (Anonymous)
2007-09-05 06:40 am (UTC)
I was surprised at just how aggressive those guys are when they first started visiting our feeders. One even chased off a downy woodpecker so it could check out the suet feeder.

Dana
http://backyardbirdingblog.com
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[User Picture]From: crystal_tree
2007-09-08 04:21 am (UTC)
Dana, thanks for posting the link to your blog. I've bookmarked it to peruse at great length.
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