Busy Day in the Box (video)

The hatchlings are starting to be more active, though they do still fall over in food comas after most feedings. In this video you see that, plus you can see the tufts of feathers on their heads and the teensy tine feathers on their wings and body. Watch Dad bring mom a squirmy worm to feed to a lucky youngster and then you’ll see him bring dried mealworms from the feeder we keep out for them. Afterward, in the end, Mom does a little housekeeping, butt wiping and comforting. Like moms do.

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