Magpies are kind of a mixed bag. They’re common, and very attractive depending on your tastes. Black and white plumage is complemented by a green tinge. They’re intelligent and social, and easy to find in many environments both natural and human. Easy enough to attract they can be a great choice for bird enthusiasts. The downside is their sometimes predatory nature. Without sufficient food they resort to preying on the chicks and eggs of other birds. A common worry is that if you provide shelter and food for other birds magpies will turn up of their own accord to feed on your intended visitors. By keeping them well fed you can prevent their predatory nature while experiencing a quite intriguing bird.
You’ll want to collect slugs before it gets too bright in the day and they go into hiding. Providing a slab of wood or an upside-down bucket in the garden gives slugs a place to hide during the day. Just turn over their shelter in the morning and you’ll find plenty of slugs you can remove from your garden.
Give your loving cat a fulsome feed but do not over-feed them. Consult a veterinarian for the most appropriate diet for your cat and do not prefer buying cats life which is cheap in quality. You should always provide your cat fresh and pure water to drink. It will be really angry is it does not have water to drink when it is thirsty. Imagine how would you feel when you want water and you are not able to drink it when thirsty? Now you must be aware why at times your kitty licks the spout.
Swollen or Infected Anal Glands: If you see your cat sliding along your tile floor it can be a sign of one or two things. It might be a symptom of tapeworms or it could be swollen or infected anal glands. These glands are located on either side of the anus on the inside. If the glands are swollen, they need to be emptied.
Now the most important “fact ” to remember is that cat hear vowels best . I now am a fan of using the names of famous cats from fact and fiction. These names are not widely used and the cats that held them give us little kitty models that may reflect the personality of our new family addition.
Salt is a commonly used technique to kill slugs. Some folks salt the slug directly; others drop slugs into salt water. Salt kills slugs, but it also has a negative effect on your soil. So you’ll want to be careful to only salt the slug, not the ground. Other household products that work in much the same way are ammonia and vinegar.
Magpies can be a great specimen to attract to a garden, though being careful about how they interact with the existing wildlife is important. If there are any nests in use you care about then magpies could pose a very real threat to their young. Nonetheless, follow these tips and you should have no difficulty convincing them to at least give your garden a visit.