Black capped chickadee. The bird hidden in the back is a pine grosbeak.
A black capped chickadee, just barely landed on the feeder. The tail in the back is from a pine grosbeak.
That sunflower seed looks almost too big for the chickadee!
Fuzzy, fluffy chickadee butts! 😀 Plus a bonus picture - not a good photo, but a happy subject! I had spotted a grosbeak on the new bird feeder, but of course, it flew away as I got to the camera. It took me a while to spot it among the Saskatoon and chokecherry bushes. It … Continue reading Critter(s) of the Day: bird buddies – with Bonus grosbeaks
I think chickadees are my favourite bird around here! They are such adorable little puffs.
Landing flaps, activated!
Keep hanging, little chickadee!
The new bird feeder is very popular!
When it was time to refill the suet feeder, I found I was unable to tip the support pole over, so I could reach it. The base is frozen to the ground! Since the snowy ground is too uneven to try bringing over something I could stand on, I just put the suet directly on … Continue reading Photo of the Day: Score!
The chickadees don't seem to mind spinning and swinging in the wind. 🙂