Which bird completes the phrase 'As dead as a '?
Dodo Click to see the answer
Which bird has the largest wing span?
What is a young duck called?
What physical characteristic indicates the gender of a budgie?
The colour around the nostrils
Which of these birds became extinct most recently?
Which bird, associated with Christmas, is the official state bird of Michigan and Wisconsin?
Which bird completes the phrase 'As happy as a '?
Lark Click to see the answer
Which popular bird was named after what was wrongly thought to be its country of origin?
Which exotic bird stands on one leg?
Kookaburra are native to which of these countries?
Which of these birds' beaks has a pouch adapted to catch fish?
What is the more common name for the 'apteryx'?
What are the two predominant colors of a wild budgerigar?
Green and Yellow
What type of bird is a Kookaburra?
What is a young hen called?
Which bird, was once a native to the island of Mauritius?
Dodo Click to see the answer
Which bird has the biggest eyes?
What bird feathers do superstitious folks never keep in the house as a decoration?
How fast can a hummingbird beat its wings?
90 times a second
Where can you find the Emu?
Ring-necked' and 'turtle' are two varieties of which bird?
Cockatoos are parrots from which continent?
Where would you most likely find a Coot?
On a pond
In the summer the male has chestnut-colored plumage and its bill is blue. What type of duck is it?
How long does it take to hard-boil an Ostrich egg?
About 40 minutes
What is the national bird of France?
Which of these birds can fly?
How long do budgies usually live?
12-15 years Click to see the answer
The bald eagle is America's national bird. What is Britain's?
A bird in the hand is worth how many in the bush?
The quail and the partridge are members of which bird family?
Which bird completes the phrase 'As proud as a '?
Eagles like to mate where?
In the air
What is the largest species of penguin called?
From what country was the House Sparrow introduced to America?
What is a male swan called?
Which reddish brown songbird sings just before dawn or after dusk?
Budgies are native to which country?
Which part of its body does a woodpecker use for pecking?
Which popular pet's name means 'Good Bird' in the Aboriginal language?
Which is the smallest owl in Central Europe?
Eurasian pygmy owl
If you're bird watching, where are you most likely to see a teal?
On the water
What is the largest bird in the world?
Ostrich Click to see the answer
Bull' and 'Gold' are types of which bird?
What bird has the largest wingspan?
Which bird, native to the island of Mauritius, became extinct in 1681?
Which birds are known as a 'convocation' when gathered together?
How does a gull open a mollusc?
Drops it onto a rock
Which British garden bird has white cheeks, a yellow belly and green wings?
For what purpose does a heron have a long, sharp beak?
What sort of bird is a mallard?
How quickly can an ostrich run?
Up to 70 km/h
How many eggs is a flamingo likely to lay at once?
What is the national bird of India?
Complete the name of this well known bird. 'Black _____'.
Why do woodpeckers peck wood?
To find insects
Which of these is NOT necessarily true of all birds?
Which sea bird ejects a foul-smelling vomit to deter predators?
Which of these birds gets most of its food by patiently fishing?
Which of these birds can have its first letter changed to give the name of another bird?
Donald Campbell broke land speed records in which car?
Where does the cuckoo lay its eggs?
In the nests of other birds
Which of these birds is the largest?
Which bird can fly backwards?
A Macaw is best described as what?
What is the proper name of the bird of prey known as the 'windhover'?
What type of bird can be Harpy, Golden or Bald?
When it was still around, where did the dodo live?
Where do most hummingbirds live?
Which bird gets its name from its song?
What color is the plumage on the head of a male mallard?
Green Click to see the answer
The dunnock is another name for which common bird?
Budgies of all sorts of colors have been developed by breeders - but what color are they in the wild?
Which of these was NOT one of the reasons the dodo became extinct?
Prone to overeating
Where might you find a Dipper's nest?
Behind a waterfall
Why is the hoopoe bird so-called?
Its 'hoo hoo' call
Which bird was hunted to extinction in the UK by the mid 19th century, but has been reintroduced to Salisbury Plain in the last few years?
Great Bustard Click to see the answer
In what country do you find the Kiwi?
What color is a Blue Tit's breast?
Which bird record does the red-billed quelea hold?
What is a baby Peacock called?
What is the largest web-footed bird?
Which of these birds cannot fly?
Which of these birds beats its prey to death either by whipping it against a tree or dropping it on a stone?
In which part of the UK can you see golden eagles and ptarmigan in the wild?
What is the smallest penguin species?
Fairy Click to see the answer
Which bird is also a 'grumble'?
What Peruvian word is given to seabird droppings used as fertilizer?
Where would you find the mesite bird?
A three-year-old Common Swift spends roughly how much of its time in the air?
When do flamingoes become pink?
Two years after birth
Which of these birds is unable to fly?
The windhover is another name for which bird?
Which of these birds is spelt incorrectly?
Which of these British birds is nocturnal?
The dodo was the world's largest example of which sort of bird?
Ducks have two ways to feed. What are they?
Surface feeding and diving
What color is the neck of a peacock?
Blue Click to see the answer
Which of these is true of humans, but not of birds?
Don't lay eggs
What is a young swan called?
Which of these birds is NOT native to the UK?
Which bird completes the phrase 'As wise as an'?
Which bird's name derives from the Aboriginal for 'Good cockatoo'?
Which is the official state bird of Texas and Tennessee?
Which birds are known as a 'murder' when gathered together?
Which of these types of seabird contains some flightless species?
Which part of a bird was used as a pen?
A 'gaggle' is the collective noun for which birds?
In relation to body size which bird lays the largest egg?
Which bird is missing from the expression 'to chatter like a ...' which means to talk incessantly?
Which bird is a symbol of peace?
Which of these is a bird of prey?
What color is the breast of a kingfisher?
Orange Click to see the answer
Which owl is also known as a screech owl?
What kind of bird builds a nest out of mud?
Which parts of a bluetit are blue?
What type of bird can be a Canvas Back?
After the ostrich, which bird is the next largest in the world?
Which of these categories best fits the tinamou bird?
Which seashore bird has a colorful triangular bill?
Rock, Grey and Red-legged are all varieties of which game bird?
Which bird gets its name from its rigid stance and behaviour?
Which bird, native to New Zealand, was declared extinct in the early 19th century?
How is Canada's national bird, the great northern diver otherwise known?
Which bird completes the film title - 'The ____ Has Landed'?
Which of these is also a type of bird?
Which country is home to the world's smallest bird, the bee hummingbird?
Which bird sounds like a letter of the alphabet?
Gowk' is a dialect word for which bird?
Which of these words, when the first letter is removed, does NOT leave a bird?
What type of bird lives in an eyrie?
What is the average speed for a roadrunner in kilometers per hour?
What's the name of the parrot in 'Treasure Island'?
Pieces of Eight
What is a merganser?
A type of duck
The hoatzin bird is native to which continent?
Which bird is also known as a lily trotter?
Which is the only native British bird to change color with the seasons?
What is a group of owls called?
What shape do flocks of geese like to fly in?
What is the alternative name for the butcher bird?
What color is a tufted duck?
Black & White
Which birds fly in skeins?
What is a young owl called?
Waved and Black-browed are types of which bird?
What color is the stripe down the breast of the Great Tit?
Where does a Kingfisher lay her eggs?
In a tunnel in a riverbank
What word is given to birds reared for human consumption?
How many toes on each foot does an ostrich stand on?
What is a male goose called?
Gander Click to see the answer
What is a female Peacock known as?
Which of these habitats would best suit a sparrow?
The Goliath Bird Eater is the world's largest species of which creature?
Lundy Island is particularly known for being home to which birds?
Pandion haliaetus is the scientific name of which bird?
What is the state bird of Alabama, USA?
Yellowhammer Click to see the answer
What is another name for a gnu?
Which of these birds has a patch of blue feathers on its wings?
Which bird is known as a stankie in the Scottish Borders?
Which birds are born in pairs with the elder sometimes killing its younger nest mate?
The black petrel, now an endangered species, is native to which country?
What distinctive feature decorates a Herring Gull's beak?
An orange spot
The minivet belongs to which family of birds?
The red-billed quelea is the world's most abundant bird. On which continent is it found?
Which of these birds does NOT eat fish?
Blue Grosbeak Click to see the answer
What is a gathering of turkeys known as?
What is a whippoorwill?
What color is a purple finch?
Where do Long-eared Owls live?
In nests stolen from other birds
Which bird is the international symbol of happiness?
Back in 1681, where was the last known sighting of the dodo?
Which of these words is an anagram of a bird's name?
Confusingly, what is the predominant color of the female Black Redstart?
What was the name of the eagle that famously escaped from London Zoo in 1965?
Which bird was a symbol of the city of Ancient Athens?
A rafter is a group of which sort of birds?
Buteo regalis is the scientific name of which bird?
Ferruginous Hawk / Buzzard Click to see the answer
Which bird takes its name from the Portuguese word meaning 'ostrich'?
The collective noun 'paddling' refers to a gaggle of which bird?
What color is the beak of an adult mute swan?
The Marabou is the largest type of which bird species?
Which birds, when gathered together, are known as a murmuration?
What does a nightingale stop doing after mating?
What is the term used for a falcon's dive on its prey?
What birds feature in the 1978 horror film Omen II?
Which birds congregate in a gaggle?
The barred-wing rail bird is native to which islands?
Bred in captivity, how long can the tail feathers of the Far Eastern ornamental chicken grow?
Which of these is a type of swan?
In short bursts, how fast can the fastest swimming bird, the Gentoo penguin swim?
On which continent might you spot a silky flycatcher bird?
According to the old song, where did a Nightingale sing?
What is the main diet for a penguin at the South Pole?
Squid and krill
What color are European Robins' eggs?
What is the familiar name of a young Pigeon?
The song 'One for sorrow, two for joy' is about which bird?
Aegolius funereus is the scientific name of which bird?
What color is the breast of the male common kingfisher?
What do humming birds feed on?
Which bird has the longest incubation period?
Which bird's name derives from the Portuguese for stupid?