January 5th, 2024
It's time again for National Bird Day. Nature lovers, bird lovers and bird watchers across the country annually recognize National Bird Day on January 5. National Bird Day is one of several designated "holidays" celebrating birds.
Born Free USA emphasizes the importance of National Bird Day and lists it as a day to shine a spotlight on issues critical to the protection and survival of birds, both captive and wild.
The scientific study of birds is called ornithology. People who study birds as a profession are called ornithologists. Birdwatching (or birding) is very popular in countries such as Britain and the United States. National Bird Day presents opportunities to showcase bird supply stores, pet stores, feed centers, garden shops, and many other retailers that have a connection to avians.