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Meet The Eurasian Blue Tit – The Chubby Acrobat With The Stunning Plumage (10 Pics)

With its bright blue and yellow plumage, the Eurasian blue tit is very easy to spot.

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These garden acrobats are ordinarily resident birds and do not migrate to different habitats for breeding purposes.

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They like to stay in their native subarctic Europe home in mixed woodlands, especially oak.

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They like to nest in tree holes but can adapt where necessary.

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The Eurasian blue tit’s main rival is the more common and larger great tit, the two often fight over food and spots for nesting.

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The blue tit’s diet consists mainly of insects and spiders, although outside of the breeding season, they snack on seeds and other plant-based foods.

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One of the most famous characteristics of the blue tit is its acrobatic skills, it can hang upside down while clinging to the outermost branches while looking for food.

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With little fear of humans, people often find them hanging upside down in their own gardens looking for food.

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Back in the milk delivery days of the UK, these crafty critters were known for pecking through the foil bottle caps to drink the top of the milk.

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They build their nests using wool, moss, hair and feathers and will often reuse them, returning to them year after year.

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