Getting Better at Nesting

This little fid is officially nesting and expecting eggs. I decided to stop chasing the problem and find a solution. I’m grateful that she’s accepted her carrier (which is a dog crate) in the bathtub as a nesting place. I’m joyous and relieved because this solves so many problems for us and she is now…

Tips for Hormone Days

Claire is HORMONAL! When she wakes up talking, screaming and pacing it’s one of those days! First thing on my agenda when I feel her hot cheeks is to give her a cool mist shower, either in the bathroom or on the patio. Then I feed her cool whole foods, raw if she will eat…

Friends of Big Bear Valley Eagle Nest Cam

I guess I shouldn’t worry about Claire’s undying commitment to her nest…! We bet we weren’t the only ones who got up repeatedly during the night to check on Jackie. About 10″ of snow accumulated overnight. Jackie got covered up several times. She woke up occasionally, shook off the snow, rolled the eggs, and laid…

Sittin’ on the eggies, eatin’ Breakfast.

Hopefully someday soon, I’ll be able to show her outside doing something fun! Cooked rice, cooked butternut squash, cooked organic frozen mixed vegetables, tangerine, parrot topper (flax, chia & pepita seeds, unsweetened coconut, cinnamon & Zupreem)

This egg scramble is delicious!

Egg with (washed) shell, cooked butternut squash, cooked rice, fresh squash seeds & parrot topper (flax seeds, chia seeds, unsweetened coconut, Zupreem, cinnamon, pepita seeds) & sparingly: coconut oil, olive oil & light seasoning. **High in Vitamins D & A, Calcium & Protein**

Nesting again…

Claire has laid another clutch of unfertilized eggs. I think she’s unhappy that I now have a studio/office outside our home. Although I check on her, I’m working long hours. Where we live now, she doesn’t have the freedoms & comforts she’s used to. If she’s not nesting, she’s stuck in a cage by herself….