And I'm really glad that you did ask before clipping him. I also cover things if I have too. I cover with transparent oil cloth. It's so slippery so they can't land on it either. If I have to I also place things that will scare them enough so they not will go near or land. Their safety always comes first so you have to do what you have to do. And as he is still so young, he will stop searching for troubles when he gets older. Most, I think they do bad things to get our attention. ♥♥♥ Excellent shots! Thanks for sharing!