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by Anthony Neira
Thu Oct 03, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Free P.M house projects found a Great Home !
Replies: 7
Views: 1775

Re: Free house projects found a Great Home !!

Thanks Dave, I JUST Know Larry, Will get A Lot of important info. that he will need in the future from this forum & the members like you ! Thanks again, Dave , Hope for the best for you & your P.Ms Next season !, Anthony
by Anthony Neira
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Free P.M house projects found a Great Home !
Replies: 7
Views: 1775

Re: Free ! 4 P.M house projects for pick up !

Thanks Larry, from Houston, for coming over to pick up the Houses, I'm Glad that you also wanted the 8, S&K Gourds, I know you have A LOT of work ahead of you, but with help from this forum, it'll All work out ! Thanks Again, Anthony
by Anthony Neira
Sun Sep 01, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Free P.M house projects found a Great Home !
Replies: 7
Views: 1775

Re: Free ! 4 P.M house projects for pick up !

Thanks Kyler ! I'll keep in touch with you about 3, disassembled, DR-12s With MK-12 Hip Roofs. Thanks, Anthony
by Anthony Neira
Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Free P.M house projects found a Great Home !
Replies: 7
Views: 1775

Free P.M house projects found a Great Home !

Yes, I Have 4, yes, 4 ! Free P.M aluminum Project houses for pick up only ! There are (still) 2 MSS-12s, one MSS-8 ( grand Ma ?) & 1, Dr-12H ( Mini Castle). They ALL need to be restored, & I Sugest to have the rooms enlarged, All need some nuts & bolts ( stainless is best ) & Doors, the MSS-12s are ...
by Anthony Neira
Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: New landlord
Replies: 35
Views: 7779

Re: New landlord

HOWDY Steve ! :grin: , Glade you'r aboard ! & that you left your site open ! I can't say that there IS a way to tell if P.Ms have spent the night in your colony ( Colony !, Sounds Great Already !! :grin: ) But, you Just Might see/hear one or more stop by , or circle above, I keep a few rooms open ev...
by Anthony Neira
Thu Aug 29, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: He's Really Gonna miss Me !!
Replies: 7
Views: 1881

Re: He's Really Gonna miss Me !!

Thanks paule, No, I'll say that we here are all in the same "Purple Submarine" ( it's a Beatle's reference, to all you younger Landlords ! :wink: :grin: ) I hope your's comes back next season ! :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Wed Aug 28, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: He's Really Gonna miss Me !!
Replies: 7
Views: 1881

Re: He's Really Gonna miss Me !!

Thanks Dave, It always makes me feel good that other Landlords ( Like Toy! & her husband !) try not to give up on saving the ones who get in/or who are given trouble!, Thanks again, Anthony :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: He's Really Gonna miss Me !!
Replies: 7
Views: 1881

Re: He's Really Gonna miss Me !!

Thanks Tom ! :grin: I forgot to mentioned , that, after I saw the P.Ms going crazy over a Fledgeling Flying around, I DID lower the house & saw that the "Last" one was INDEED NOT there anymore ! :grin: That, HAD to be it ! Thanks again, TOM.
by Anthony Neira
Tue Aug 27, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: He's Really Gonna miss Me !!
Replies: 7
Views: 1881

He's Really Gonna miss Me !!

well, with this season over, My P.Ms & I were Really lucky. They arrived on time ( Last of Jan.) BUT they knew something was up !That July & August were going to be Really Hot !, and they told me, by starting their nest building early & egg laying early , Still, House #1, Room #1 ( Upper left) & Gou...
by Anthony Neira
Tue Aug 27, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: How Many Gourds on 2" Pole ??
Replies: 12
Views: 4128

Re: How Many Gourds on 2" Pole ??

John M. :???: I Give Up ! What Kind of Gourd is that in your top picture ? A Natural one with porch, tunnel & port installed ? A Dome Top ? I see 2 purple lines on it ?, Thanks, Anthony
by Anthony Neira
Mon Aug 19, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: S.T.P to help PM Landlords
Replies: 2
Views: 1393

Re: S.T.P to help PM Landlords

Thanks Dave, Maybe it's because, as a kid,I use to stutter & "Here Came the Bullies !!" :evil: , I guess that's where I get feeling sorry for the P.M runts so much, & just Nature vs. Man, in general. I credit Will Rogers & Mark Twain, to giving me inspiration to TRY to think Harder than I do ! :grin...
by Anthony Neira
Fri Aug 16, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: S.T.P to help PM Landlords
Replies: 2
Views: 1393

S.T.P to help PM Landlords

Thanks to me being a "60s Child & Old Car Nut, I came up with "S.T.P" to help any newbies or for that matter,any P.M landlord. S. for "Space" yup , try to give the P,M a nesting room with Lots of space, a 9", or 11" Gourd room. "Space", as in trees ( I should speak !! :roll: )buildings etc... T. as ...
by Anthony Neira
Thu Aug 01, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: 'scuse me while I kiss the sky !
Replies: 1
Views: 2655

'scuse me while I kiss the sky !

in Keeping with the "Purple Haze" ( Just Great !!) theme, should we say that when Purple Martins "Fly" from their houses, that they are saying "'scuse me while I Kiss the sky '? :grin: to me, that's what they are saying as they SHOW All the other birds what Real Flying is all about ! :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Thu Aug 01, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: What a season, central PA
Replies: 7
Views: 3383

Re: What a season, central PA

:shock: Way to Go ! Toy ! Talk about "being in the Trenches" !! May you & your husband have a restful Fall & Winter & may you have a much better season next year ! Bless you Both !!, Anthony
by Anthony Neira
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Taxidermy Lady
Replies: 10
Views: 3342

Re: Taxidermy Lady

:lol: Same Here Sharon ! we would take turns going Purple Haze Crazy :grin: :lol:
Is There a Cure for "Purple Martin Neck "? :roll: :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Mon Jul 01, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: What to do with a jumper?
Replies: 6
Views: 1643

Re: What to do with a jumper?

John, I go to PetSmart's Fish department & get the 35 count of Live Large Meal Worms, they should be about 1/2 inch or more, you can also get the 100 count of regular live meal worms. I put them in a small glass of water to drown them, & then I pick them up, give a pinch behind the head ( :???: Sorr...
by Anthony Neira
Mon Jul 01, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Taxidermy Lady
Replies: 10
Views: 3342

Re: Taxidermy Lady

Wow ! Sharon :shock: What a trooper you are, from no P.Ms, to all the ones you have now, even with all the troubles you've had. Keep up the good work, in the back of my mind, Way back, I want to joke; "Be careful what you..., but Hay, we All know that they'er worth it ! Keep up the great job ! as us...
by Anthony Neira
Mon Jul 01, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Female gone, Male quits, 2 chicks die, Miracle !!!
Replies: 4
Views: 2405

Re: Female gone, Male quits, 2 chicks die, Miracle !!!

Thanks Tom, & Dave, very Kind words from you both !I wish the best for you & your P.Ms as well ! :grin:
Great job, remington martins, of saving those chicks ! 3 more to continue the line ! :grin:
by Anthony Neira
Mon Jul 01, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Cutting My Own Trio Entrances
Replies: 12
Views: 2504

Re: Cutting My Own Trio Entrances

Way To Go kyler ! I Stand corrected, the Trio Castle with blocking off one whole room for nesting is the one , besides the DR-12H,or TM-12, with a nesting place way bigger than a 6" X 6" room !
by Anthony Neira
Fri Jun 28, 2019 3:49 pm
Forum: Purple Martin Forum
Topic: Female gone, Male quits, 2 chicks die, Miracle !!!
Replies: 4
Views: 2405

Female gone, Male quits, 2 chicks die, Miracle !!!

sadly, in early June, I noticed that one of my Trio rooms that had 5 chicks, was no longer being visited by the female P.M, Only the male was seldom going in the room, I noticed that 2 of the 5 chicks were not under size, but rather weak, the next day a Small/Big Miracle happened ! I noticed that be...

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