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Songbirds
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Doves and Pigeons
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Zoology or Animal Biology
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Scattergories and Words Starting with Certain Letters
Birds of Prey
Bird Behavior
Crows
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Waterfowl
Chickens and Roosters

Birds

This category really is for the birds. Class Aves in the animal kingdom, birds are bipedal, warm-blooded, winged vertebrate animals that lay eggs. With approximately 10,000 species worldwide, there is no end to the questions and answers you will find here. Fly in and flitter around.

Asked in Birds

Do ducks have bones?

ducks do have bones . all birds have bones.
Asked in Birds, Songbirds

What are lime sticks used to trap birds?

It's just a branch covered with something like a glue and placed somewhere a bird is likely to land. The bird's feet stick to the branch, much like a fly to flypaper and can be collected later by the hunter. There's no lime on or in a lime stick. ...
Asked in Flightless Birds, Birds

Which birds are flightless?

There are 7 families of flightless birds in total. They include the Kiwi, Cassowaries, Rheas, Ostriches, Tinamous, Emus and Penguins. There are also numerous flightless birds within other groups of birds which are mostly made up of species which can fly. Rails, for example, include waterfowl such as moorhens, swamp hens and other small to medium birds which can fly but prefer not to. They cannot fly for any great distance, and within the rail family, there are numerous flightless birds, such as...
Asked in Birds, Family Feud

According to Family Feud what is a bird you would not want to eat?

According to the game show Family Feud, the correct answers are as follows: Robin Crow Pigeon Parrot Buzzard Pheasant Vulture Owl Other answers from other people on Answers.com (not the game show itself) include the following: Eagle Hawk Hummingbird Ostrich Parrot Peacock Raven Duck (some really don't like the oily taste/texture of duck meat) Goose (same with duck) Flamingo Pheasant ...
Asked in Birds, Reptiles, Snakes

Do birds eat snakes?

Some birds do, but not all of them. The birds which eat other animals are called birds of prey. The osprey, bald eagle and red-tailed hawk are three examples of birds of prey who will eat snakes. ...
Asked in Animal Life, Birds

Do birds have the same bowel movements?

look up what bowel means and you'll have your answer
Asked in Birds

What is the name for cooked pigeon?

It's called Squab ... Hope that answers your question.
Asked in Seals and Sea Lions, Birds

What bird can swim as fast as a seal?

A penguin can swim as fast as a seal
Asked in Birds, India

4 names of birds migrate to INDIA?

Siberian Cranes Greater Flamingo Ruff Black winged Stilt
Asked in New Zealand, Birds

What do New Zealand Fantails eat?

Fantails, (Piwakawaka), mainly feed on invertebrates, with occasionally fruit and somewhat. I have a photo of a fantail feeding with its feet in a shallow stream - presumably some floating food. Their fan-shaped tail is of immense value in allowing nimble turns in flight. See the related link below for more information. ...
Asked in Birds

What are three stimuli a bird responds to?

Birds respond to temperature, food availability, and weather conditions. They also respond to loud noises, people moving toward them, dogs barking, etc. ...
Asked in Chimpanzees, Birds, Alligators and Crocodiles, Evolution

Did crocodiles share a common ancestor with birds?

Yes. According to comparative genomics and morphology, crocodiles and birds share a common ancestor in Archosauria. ...
Asked in Care of Birds, Birds, Doves and Pigeons

What is the symbolic meaning of pigeons?

Peace. In greek mythology Aphrodite the goddess of beauty, peace, and love has a pigeon as her symbol. White pigeons represent the holy spirit in Catholicism. ...
Asked in Birds, Bird Behavior, Doves and Pigeons

What is the name of sound made by doves?

Doves make many different sounds, that range from coos to whouas. This depends on the species. ...
Asked in Birds

What animal has four legs and has feathers?

The only animal to have feathers are birds, and all birds are two-legged. So basically, the answer is only mythical creatures, such as the griffin. ...
Asked in Birds

What are webbed feet birds called?

The only kind of birds that have webbed feet are seafowl. So, if a bird, has webbed feet, he or she can generally be called a seafowl. ACTUALLY, A lot of birds that do not live in or around the sea have webbed feet as well - many ducks for instance. However, birds CAN be be categorized by their feet. Birds that have webs between their front three toes are called palmate. Birds that have feet that are not completely webbed are called semipalmate...
Asked in Birds, Bats

What is the different outer covering of bird and bat?

Birds are covered with feathers. Bats are covered with hair.
Asked in Psychology, Birds

What is the average attention span of a bird?

Many birds have different attention spans. However, the bigger birds are very brave but have a habbit of looking away or cocking its head and staring at you. ...
Asked in Ireland, Birds

What is Ireland's smallest bird?

the goldcrest (not the wren as folklore often says)
Asked in Birds, Parrots

What is the largest member of the parrot family?

The largest member of the parrot family by weight is the Kakapo, which lives in New Zealand. The kakapo can weigh from 1.5 to 3kg (52.5 - 105 ounces) for males, and 950g to 1.6kg (31.6 - 56 oz) for females. The kakapo averages 65cm in length (25 inches). The kakapo is the world's only flightless parrot. The largest member of the parrot family by size is the Hyacinth Macaw which lives in south-central South America. The Hyacinth Macaw easily reaches 100cm...
Asked in Birds

Why bird sanctuary called sanctuary?

A sanctuary is the most holy part of a religious building such as a church or temple, and in times past, people being hunted could claim safety there from arrest or killing. Likewise, a bird sanctuary is a place of safety for birds. ...
Asked in Birds

Is a bird warm blooded?

Yes, birds are warm blooded. Or, in other words, they are endothermic. Which means they generate their own heat and that they aren't dependent on environmental conditions/climates. ...
Asked in Birds

What animals have two legs with wings and bills?

Birds have two legs with wings and bills.