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Here is a list of just some of the birds spotted on our farm:

Cape Glossy Starling
Burchell’s Starling
Little Grebe
Grey Heron
African Spoonbill
Marabou Stork
White Stork
White-faced Duck
Maccoa Duck
Egyptian Goose
Spur-winged Goose
Knob-billed duck
White-backed Vulture
Lappet Faced Vulture
African Fish Eagle
Cape Vulture
Pale Chanting Goshawk
Ayres Hawk
Helmeted Guineafowl
Eurasian Hobby
Booted Eagle
Swaison’s Spurfowl
Red-knobbed Coot
Natal Spurfowl
Bronze-winged Couser
Red-crested Korhaan
Kori Bustard
Blacksmith Lapwing Plover
Crowned Lapwing Plover
Gabar Goshawk
Common Sandpiper
Yellow Throated Sandgrouse
Speckled Pigeon
Red-eyed Dove

Southern Grey Headed SparrowCrowned Lapwing

Cape Turtle Dove
Laughing Dove
Namaqua Dove
Grey Go-away Bird
Burchell’s Coucal
Pearl Spotted Owlet
Spotted Eagle Owl
Barn Owl
Red-Faced Mousebird
Green Wood Hoopoe
African Hoopoe
Brown-Headed Kingfisher
Woodlands Kingfisher
Malachite Kingfisher
Pied Kingfisher
Lilac-breasted Roller
African Grey Hornbill
Swallow-tailed Bee Eater
Little Bee Eater
Secretary Bird
Yellow-billed Hornbill
Red-billed Hornbill
Purple Roller
Fork-tailed Drongo
Bennetts Woodpecker
Crested Barbet
Southern Pied Babbler
Arrow-marked Babbler
Groundscapper Thrush
Mountain Wheatear
Lesser Grey Shrike
Magpie Shrike
Watteled Starling
Common Myna

Village WeaverAfrican Hawk Eagle

Red-billed Oxpeker
Buffalo Weaver
Red-billed Quelea
Blue Waxbill
Violet-eared Waxbill
Shaft-tailed Whydah
Common Fiscal
Eastern Paradise Whydah
Crimson Breasted Shrike
African Cuckoo
White browned Scrub Robin
European Roller
Crowned Eagle
White-browed Sparrow-weaver
Black-winged Stilt
Three-banded Plover
Southern White-faced Scops
Brown Snake Eagle
Pied Crow
Emerald-spotted Wood Dove
Verreax’s Eagle Owl
Lanner Falcon
Black Shouldered Kite
Levaillant’s Cuckoo
Greater Pointed Snipe
Yellow Billed Egret
Southern Black Tit
Common Scimitorbill
Southern White Crowned Shrike
Green-winged Pytila
Cattle Egret
African Pipit

Dark capped bulbul
Black backed puffback
Red billed fire finch
White throated robin
Little Sparrowhawk

Greater Kestrel
Red-eyed Bulbul
South African Shelduck
Chinspot Batis     
African Spoonbill
Red-backed Shrike
Red-breasted Swallow
Common Waxbill
Ovambo Sparrowhawk
Freckled Nightjar
Rattling Cisticola
Twany-flanked Pvinia
Cardinal Woodpecker
Wood Sandpiper
Grey-headed Bush-Shrike
Pied Barbet
Great Egret
Golden Breasted Bunting
Golden-tailed Woodpecker
Spotted Thick-knee
Black-backed Puffback
White-bellied Sunbird
African Hoopoe
Blue-cheeked Bee Eater
Common Quail
Black-chested Snake Eagle
Natal Spurfowl
Crested Francolin
Martial Eagle
Lesser Spotted    Eagle
Red-billed Teal
Monotonous Lark
Black-headed Heron
Pied Avocet

Brown Crowned TchagraYellow billed greenbul