July on the Northern Tableland, near Armidale in New South Wales, is usually the beginning of the breeding season and field observations start early. I sat and watched in freezing temperatures. Oops. Since this experiment loads over 14,000 bird sounds, you'll need to view it on a desktop computer.3 participating These birds are amazing. It's fun to track them on the map : ) (Contains slight gore.) This is a community devoted to cute little animols such as puppers, cates and turtles. Anyway, enough about Donald Trump. Check out this crazy bird. A golden pheasant at the Hangzhou Safari Park has become a thing because, well, look at him. He's got that "Trump hair in the front, medieval samurai in the back" thing going on. His nickname i... But to follow a cuckoo, you must first seduce it. The common cuckoo is by reputation a cynical freeloader. Mothers outsource parenting by laying their eggs in the nests of smaller birds, and the birds live on grubs, caterpillars and similar soft morsels.