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Splish Splash, Birds Taking A Bath

Submitted by on July 5, 2010 – 9:18 pm4 Comments
say birrrrrrrrrrrrrrd bath by zachstern

say birrrrrrrrrrrrrrd bath by zachstern

Splish! Splash! These birds are taking a bath!

Bathing is part of a bird’s daily feather maintenance. They need to keep their feathers in good condition so they continue to function properly. Sometimes, it seems certain birds get in to the process a little more than others!

Splish splash I was taking a bath by MrClean1982

Splish splash I was taking a bath by MrClean1982

Southern Red Bishop by janeswalden

Southern Red Bishop by janeswalden

Wet Robin by Hector16

Wet Robin by Hector16

Baño del arrendajo / Bath of the jay by José Ángel Rodríguez

Baño del arrendajo / Bath of the jay by José Ángel Rodríguez

Splish, Splash I was taking a bath by colorob

Splish, Splash I was taking a bath by colorob

Bath Time by Roberta Hynes

Bath Time by Roberta Hynes

Community bath... by Prince Bart

Community bath... by Prince Bart

Fågelbad (Bird bath) by JsonLind

Fågelbad (Bird bath) by JsonLind

Blue Grosbeak Bath by Stephen Pollard in Texas

Blue Grosbeak Bath by Stephen Pollard in Texas

Lapwing bathing by David Wheatley

Lapwing bathing by David Wheatley

Horned Grebe by Raymond Lee Photography

Horned Grebe by Raymond Lee Photography

Splish Splash by Roberta Hynes

Splish Splash by Roberta Hynes

Bathing Blackbird by David Wheatley

Bathing Blackbird by David Wheatley

Great Crested Tern bathing on the beach by Mark_Coates

Great Crested Tern bathing on the beach by Mark_Coates

Baltimore Oriole bathing by gregpage1465

Baltimore Oriole bathing by gregpage1465

Splish, Splash I was taking a bath by andrea pico estrada

Splish, Splash I was taking a bath by andrea pico estrada


  • http://twitter.com/MaineBirder John Briggs

    Loved it! Keep those bird baths clean and filled with fresh water!

  • Laney_Bird

    Ahhh….a cool and refreshing series!

  • Laney_Bird

    Andrew, one of my contacts, Larry Hennessy, just posted this fantastic shot of a bathing Baltimore oriole:

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/74287342@N00/47677…

  • http://www.burdr.com Andrew

    Wonderful photo!