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David Attenborough looks at some of the tricks birds use to keep concealed. From the BBC.

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Take a closer look at the mating rituals and genre battles in the bird world. Get ready for a visual feast of colourful plumage and display in this great short video from BBC wildlife show ‘Battle of the Sexes in the Animal World’. Visit www.bbcearth.com for all the latest animal news and wildlife videos and watch more high quality videos on the new BBC Earth YouTube channel here www.youtube.com

Two of Papua New Guinea’s many birds of paradise – the Magificent and the King – put on an show of dancing and hanging upside down in spectacular courtship display. Visit www.bbcearth.com for all the latest animal news and wildlife videos and watch more high quality videos on the new BBC Earth YouTube channel here www.youtube.com

David Attenborough takes a look at this visualy stunnning bird of paradise and its efforts to court a mate. From the BBC.

The (unintentionally hilarious) mating dance of the Andean flamingo (Phoenicopterus andinus). These guys are puttering around an extremely caustic salt lake in Chile, high on the Altiplano in the Andes mountains in South America. Short excerpt from the NATURE program “Andes: The Dragon’s Back.” NATURE is produced by Thirteen/WNET New York for PBS. www.pbs.org

Here’s a fresh new video of Zeke talking. It’s amazing living with such an intelligent bird who talks on cue and always lets us know his opinion on things, which is often very cheeky indeed! He is catching up after having a bout of very serious budgie illness! I did everything the avian vet said to do (keep him warm, feed him oats etc), and then one day I saw that cheeky sparkle in his eye, and all of a sudden he spiked the feathers up on his head, and started to dance! I was so relieved that I cried.¬†We are so relieved because Zeke is no ordinary budgie.

Watch what this intelligent bird does with a small piece of bread to land an even bigger meal. Who knew birds were so smart? other related links, bird uses bread adf.ly adf.ly

An impressive technique, which he has apparently taught to his children.