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Find out if you can catch birds in Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH) in this guide. This includes how to catch the yellow bird on the bulletin board, other bird locations, & if they be caught at all!!

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Can You Catch Birds in ACNH?

Birds Cannot be Caught

Birds Cannot be Caught

Simply put, it's impossible to catch any of the birds you may find in your island in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Even with your trusty net, you won't be able to nab any of them before they fly off.

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Yellow Birds Fly Off When Players Get Too Near

Birds are Programmed to Fly Away

Birds are Programmed to Fly Away

The reason why you can't catch any of them is because they're programmed to fly away when a played gets too close to them. Unlike bugs, the birds are aware of your distance even if you approach them from their backs.

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