• Diseases at Bird Feeders

    7 monthes ago - By Ornithology

    The British naturalist James Fisher wrote that the first person recorded as feeding wild birds was the 6th-century monk Saint Serf of
    Fife who tamed a pigeon by feeding it, but the first indication of bird feeding in United
    States came from Henry David Thoreau who fed birds on Walden Pond in 1845. The first commercial bird feeder was a hummingbird feeder designed by Laurence J. Webster of
    Boston for his wife, who had read a 1928 National Geographic story about feeding hummers from small glass bottles. Since those times a profusion of bird feeders have been developed.
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