Brown-headed cowbirds lay eggs in robin nests (see brood parasite), but robins
usually ..... The American robin does not shy away from nesting close to human ...
They follow the "nest-building blueprints" in their brains, and instinctively know
how to build the perfect structure to hold the eggs they're about to lay. Robins' ...
The female does most of the nest building. It typically takes about five to six days
to build the nest. Put out a small pan of mud and nesting materials (short strings,
Apr 20, 2010 ... A robin builds a nest in a crab apple tree. ... Do they only build nests to lay their
eggs or do they always do it? . Read more Show less. Reply
American Robins also nest in gutters, eaves, on outdoor light fixtures, and other
structures. In western prairies, American Robins may build their nests on the ...
May 12, 2011 ... American Robin Bird Nest Build. ... I also had Robin nest in our porch Thanks for
sharing. ... She does that to shape the nest into a bowl form!.
Robins are famous for nesting in all kinds of unlikely locations, including sheds,
... This extra food is important and can make a difference to the clutch size, ...
Day by day photographs and description of a robin's nest, from the day it was
built to the day the ... Amazing that without engineering and tools of all sorts, a
bird can make something so ... So ... how long does it take for robin's eggs to
Dec 18, 2014 ... My personal favourite has to be a robin managing to make its nest on an unmade
bed while the bed's owner was downstairs having breakfast.
American Robins the red breasted birds of Spring, Learn all their nesting, ... From
that point on, about half of the birds alive in any year will make it to the next.