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Goldfinches Found the Feeder

The goldfinches finally found our feeder!

Male Goldfinch
Male Goldfinch

 Our neighbors must have better tasting seed.  We’ve seen lots of them at their feeders.

If the goldfinches try to land on the other feeder, the grosbeaks chase them off.

Male Evening Grosbeak
Male Evening Grosbeak

Beauty doesn’t give you license to be mean.

Female Blackheaded Grosbeak
Female Blackheaded Grosbeak

She almost blends in with next year’s applesauce.

Happy Birthday Mom!

Grosbeaks

We’ve had the black-headed grosbeaks for a couple weeks.

Black-headed Grosbeak - Male
Black-headed Grosbeak – Male
Black-headed Grosbeak - Female
Black-headed Grosbeak – Female

But, the evening grosbeaks just showed up this week!

Evening Grosbeaks
Evening Grosbeaks