Territorial Robin

Territorial Robin

Observation - Territorial Robin - UK and Ireland. Description: Whilst sitting on a bench watching long-tailed tits and a goldcrest, we spotted a robin in the bramble. It seemed very agitated and was clearly trying to protect its territory from us. It hopped about the bramble, coming closer and closer, when finally

Whilst sitting on a bench watching long-tailed tits and a goldcrest, we spotted a robin in the bramble. It seemed very agitated and was clearly trying to protect its territory from us. It hopped about the bramble, coming closer and closer, when finally it flew at us. It did this a couple of times. When we finally got up to go it landed on the bench we had been sitting on as if to say "Good riddance - and don't come back!"