An inside perspective of the inherent connection between our birds and our city, exploring the role of urban wildlife, the areas of conflict, and the opportunities for a deeper understanding of this link. With observations and experiences from the field, rooted in the core work – rescue, treatment, rehabilitation, and release. It covers various aspects which have not been presented before, from trends in bird rescues, to insights into adaptation and behaviour, with a focus on key local and migratory species.