Blog Archive: October 2009

Birdorable Rock Pigeon

Happy Halloween

October 31st, 2009 in Holidays 1 comment

Boo! Birdorable wishes everyone a fa-boo-lous, wand-erful and t-eerie-fic Halloween! Enjoy this spooktacular weekend and try to not eat too much candy!

Happy Halloween
Birdorable Eurasian Tree Sparrow

Tree Sparrows in the U.K.

October 24th, 2009 in Sparrows, Conservation, Europe 2 comments

Back in June we introduced the Birdorable Tree Sparrow. The Eurasian Tree Sparrow is a small passerine bird related the the House Sparrow. Tree Sparrows live across much of Europe and Asia, although numbers are declining in some parts of western Europe.

Birdorable Tree Sparrow

Tree Sparrows are unfortunately on the decline in the United Kingdom - up to 50% in some areas. Research is being done to determine the cause of the decline as well as track current successful sparrow habitat and breeding grounds. Sightings of Tree Sparrows can be submitted to researchers online at The website's newsletter provides updated information on the research project and national sightings. Swag to show your support is also available.

Birdorable American Robin

Rock Pigeon and American Robin Coloring Pages

October 14th, 2009 in Coloring Pages No comments

Here are two new Birdorable coloring pages for some cute coloring fun. This time it's the turn of our Birdorable Rock Pigeon and American Robin. Go to Coloring Pages to download these two new PDFs and check the Meet the Birds page to check the colors.

Birdorable Rock Pigeon and American Robin coloring pages

These downloads will be available until 15 December 2009. Check here for more coloring pages. Subscribe to the Birdorable Blog by RSS feed or by email to get notified when new downloads like this are added.