Colorado Bird with fuzzy red head feathers

by Jan
(conifer, co)

We are watching pine siskins and another bird arrived looking similar to a siskin in body, but looks like he spikes his red head feathers with hair gel. What is this?

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Apr 07, 2014
House Finch, maybe NEW
by: Fancy

It might be a House, Cassin's, or Purple Finch. They all look alike and have red on their heads.

Apr 05, 2014
colorado bird with fuzzy red head feathers

Have you seen this bird again and is there only one of them? How much of it was red and what shade of red?

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