Enrichment Fail

Enrichment Fail

I’m sure we’ve all seen the video clips of super savvy crows pulling up buckets on chains to get the treat and otherwise manipulating tools to complete subtle moves that result in obtaining a treat. I decided to test Gwen and Stephen to see how much...
Caledonia FAQ

Caledonia FAQ

Q: Who, pray tell, is Caledonia? A: Caledonia is Gwen and Stephen’s youngest chick. She had a difficult hatch, which required extracting her from the nest branches and removing the egg shell that had dried on her. She got a nasty bump on the head as well. After...
Jurassic Crows

Jurassic Crows

The chicks have exited the sort-of-cute teeny, tiny Purdue oven-stuffer roaster stage and entered the hideous “yes, Virginia, I’m a modern dinosaur” stage. Perhaps the plan is to discourage predators by being too ugly to eat. This lot is particularly...