Birdchick podcast #154: Government Shutdown and Eerie Birds

We can't let Non Birding Bill know about this story. Family releases "baby bunny" and it lasts maybe 10 seconds in the wild. Here's a cleansing albino chickadee photo.

Calcified bird photos by Nick Brandt.

9 leading causes of bird deaths in Canada.

Crazy lady writes about...dinosaur "love."

How not to handle criticism.

Ducks Unlimited beard app fundraiser.

NBB's other podcast.

This is a picture of Kabuki, our cockatiel who you sometimes here in the podcast: