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Discover the Fascinating World of Birds


Whether you’re a seasoned birder or just starting, we have something for everyone. Explore our bird identification guides, find the best birding hotspots in your area, and discover expert tips to enhance your bird-watching experience.

Bird Watching and Identification

Explore the world of bird watching with comprehensive guides on bird identification.

Creating Bird-Friendly Environments

Find inspiration for transforming your backyard into a haven for birds.

Bird Photography and Art

Dive into the art of capturing the beauty of birds through photography.

Two striped chickens in front of a wooden coop surrounded by hay in a sunlit farmyard.
Birds & Guides

How Big is a Chicken Brain? Exploring the Surprising Capabilities of Poultry Cognition

Ever found yourself pondering the intelligence of chickens? You’re not alone. Despite their tiny brains, it turns out chickens are quite the clever creatures. This piece dives into the remarkable cognitive skills these birds possess, challenging the usual clichés we…

About Me

I’m Owen Featherstone, and I have a deep love for birds that knows no bounds. Armed with binoculars and a field notebook, I explore the world of avian wonders, seeking to understand their behaviors and stories. With every feathered encounter, I’m reminded of the intricate tapestry of life that surrounds us. Join me in celebrating the beauty and mysteries of our feathered friends. Contact me here!

Owen Featherstone with bird on shoulder

Owen Featherstone