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Sparrows have made hole in our Eaves.

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Old Saturday 21st March 2009, 15:51   #1
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Sparrows have made hole in our Eaves.

Hi there

I think I have found our Sparrow hole for their nesting requirements in our eaves. Little monkeys have been doing/done woodwork of their own.

I also believe this 'hole' might have been a creation by the local Starlings. (we have a lot of them in our garden too)
As we all know how sharp their beaks are.
The reason why is because one of the little blighters got stuck down the chimney stack (the protruding wall is the chimney stack) last year. All we could hear was the cheaping that they do so I can only imagine the worst.

We can live with it as the eaves will protect any rain from getting in ther hole. I like my Sparrows too much I am afraid!!

So we will live with it all together. Anyone else had any experiences like this?
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Old Saturday 21st March 2009, 16:04   #2
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If you've not actually seen Birds use it I'd fill the hole; as it could have been made by mice.
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Old Sunday 22nd March 2009, 11:08   #3
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We had cement slide down our roof from the ridge line yesterday and I see there is a hole underneath...........reckon we'd better get it fixed as soon as possible. Not only sparrows will get in but rain too. It looks like there is more on the verge of coming off.

Not sure if it was caused by birds or not..........they've got a perfectly good barn to use for nesting in the eaves!

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