can't beat them! Wherever I've lived there has always been a robin who has totally befriended me - and I've always named them "Tim" in honour of one of my fave authors Derek Tangye, who wrote about one in his books ♥ It's unusual to see
Kite's namesake (Red Kite -- The Red Kite was saved from national extinction by one of the world's longest running protection programmes, and has now been successfully re-introduced to England and Scotland.
A little creepy. Makes me think of Edgar Allan Poe.The rook is a member of the Corvidae family in the passerine order of birds. Named by Carl Linnaeus in the species name frugilegus is Latin for "food-gathering".