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Powered by a 2,000-rpm motor, the TheraGun moves a dense foam ball attachment back and forth in a woodpecker-like motion at a rate of 33-40 times per second.
Other birds that can be attracted to birdhouses in the San Antonio area include woodpeckers, barn owls, flycatchers, screech owls, house finches and tree ducks.
These include such familiar birds as red-bellied woodpecker, Carolina wren, Northern mockingbird, tufted titmouse and Northern cardinal.
The wuk, wuk, wuk call of a pileated woodpecker echoed through the woods, a bottomland hardwood forest prone to flooding, its occasional waters providing nature with life-giving vernal pools.
They were followed in quick succession by a pair of green mealy parrots whizzing by in flight, a red-legged honey creeper, golden-naped woodpecker and other birds with names as colorful as their plumage.
Beechnuts are relished by wild turkeys, wood ducks, woodpeckers, black bears and deer.
DuBay and Fuldner studied five species: horned larks, red-headed woodpeckers, field sparrows, grasshopper sparrows and Eastern towhees.
At no point does the woodpecker appear to deal the chicks a death blow.
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