For the Birds Radio Program: Gray Jays: The Black Labs of the Bird World

Original Air Date: Oct. 19, 2015 Rerun Dates: Nov. 17, 2021; Oct. 2, 2019; Aug. 22, 2018; Sept. 22, 2017; Dec. 7, 2016; March 22, 2016

Laura makes some comparisons to explain why Gray Jays could be considered the Black Labs of the bird world, and also explains some of the ways that they are different from dogs. UPDATE: The proper name for this bird is now the Canada Jay.

Duration: 5′04″ Related blog post with transcript
  • Gray Jay
  • black lab
  • Lisa Johnson
  • Labrador retriever