Why does Magpie steal shiny objects to decorate its nest

Updated Wednesday 7 March 2018 13:4
Why does Magpie steal shiny objects to decorate its nest
The Birds That Hunt For Treasures
For ages, magpies have been linked with stealing to the extent that someone was executed for stealing treasures, not knowing that the real culprit was a bird - that was in a drama though.

But study has shown that magpies do not necessarily steal, they are just so inquisitive that they pick up whatever interests them and take them to line their nest. They actually have no preference for shiny objects more than they have for other colours. It's just stories that make them seem like treasure hunters. In fact, they are just curious birds

Sharing is Lovely! You Can Comment Too! Just Scroll!

One Favour Please, Subscribe To Our YouTube Channel

467k

Join us on Facebook & Twitter

Article Posted 8 Months ago

What do you think about this? React and add comments below

Click Here To Hide More Posts Like This
Watch and Download Free Mobile Movies, Read entertainment news and reports, Download music and Upload your own For FREE. Submit Your Content to be published for you FREE! We thrive on user-submitted content! But we moderate!

Attention
We use cookies to serve you better. We have to let you know this in accordance with EU laws. You accept our terms and conditions by using this platform. Please Click on the OK button below to hide this message