Today’s tweet of the day is about the Song Thrush.
A familiar and popular garden songbird whose numbers have declined markedly on farmland and in towns and cities. It’s smaller and browner than a mistle thrush with smaller spotting. Its habit of repeating song phrases distinguish it from singing blackbirds. It likes to eat snails which it breaks into by smashing them against a stone with a flick of the head.
Read more about it here: www.rspb.org.uk
You can hear the song thrush song, here: www.british-birdsongs.uk