Backyard Bird in the Seattle area I have not seen before

The bird has a cream white breast with orange sides, the wings were dark and speckled with white. It had a dark head, it was about the same size as a large Robin redbreast. It's February - is it migrating?

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Feb 19, 2013
Spotted Towhee NEW
by: Dan

What a FUN catch!

Feb 18, 2013
Seattle Bird NEW
by: Judy-Seattle

I am just south of Seattle and have ome of these in my backyard, too. It's a Towhee!

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