Categories Archives It’s getting cramped in the nestbox Post author By David Meredith Post date 01/06/2018 3 Comments on It’s getting cramped in the nestbox The young are getting bigger, it’s hard for the adults to find somewhere to stand when feeding them. Like this:Like Loading... Related Tags adult, Archives, Cheshire, Eurasian Blue Tit, feeding, Hatherton, nestbox, nesting, spring, young ← Some birds from week 21 → Nowhere to stand 3 replies on “It’s getting cramped in the nestbox” Wow! So many mouths to feed. Which one am I going to give it to? Wonderful photo, David. ❤ Thanks Olga. Normally the youngster that reaches furthest gets the caterpillar. The theory is that the less hungry young don’t make as much effort to get the food. Interesting to know. 🙂 Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.