Bird Sounds: House Wren


House Wren Calls

House Wren

Here you can identify the sounds and bird song of the House Wren. Compliments of The Macaulay Library at The Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

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House Wrens!

House Wrens have started using the "house" I bought for them. I live in Maquoketa, IA.

House wren sightings

I live in the Cleveland, OH area and have welcomed these feisty little birds to my garden every spring..have a family of them now in
nesting boxes I have outside my kitchen window..they greet me every morning!

House wren

I found a sound of one on my phone and the few I have in my yard came flying toward me as I played their song ! I love these little birds and now my son loves their songs as well and begs me to play their song on my phone so they come fly to us . Boston ma

House Wren

I absolutely adore house wrens. There is nothing I enjoy more than sitting on the patio, drinking my morning coffee and listening to them. Can't wait until their return each spring. I live in North Central Indiana.

I look forward to early

I look forward to early spring when these little guys come back to look for nesting spots. I put out a birdhouse for them and they raise 2 broods in a pretty quick time. However this year I am trying to have bluebirds nest so I am not putting out the wren house, since they stuffed it up with twigs to make it unusable to other birds.

Wrens and Bluebirds

I have a large yard and have had bluebirds and wrens both in my houses. I think the little wrens may have chased the bluebirds off. I sure hope not. :-(

We are at our camp site in

We are at our camp site in west bend Wisconsin. A house wren has built a nest in our camper shaped birdhouse. It wakes every one up in the morning with its mating call, he is very loud!

The Wren is a frequent

The Wren is a frequent visitor to our bird feeders here in northeastern Oklahoma.

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