in my feeder.

by Ruth
(Baltimore, Ohio, USA)

I have no picture, but was a beautiful bird in my feeder in central Ohio. Was a medium sized bird. The color on the head, back, wings and tail was a mousey brown. The breast was white with orange on both sides (like a vest). There were white and black stripes on the tail. I didn't notice any on the wings, but he/she didn't stay long. I think it was migratory, as I have never seen one like this before.

Comments for in my feeder.

Click here to add your own comments

Apr 04, 2014
in my feeder
by: BROOK

Yes, I was thinking an Eastern Towhee also

Apr 03, 2014
in my feeder.
by: Bettie Watts

That sounds like an Eastern Towee. They are so pretty and fun to watch. Check out the Audubon site for a photo and let meknow if that is what you have.

Happy birding.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to What Is This Bird?.



Coming Soon

Recent Articles

  1. small bird the size of a finch or sparrow in Pacific Northwest

    Jun 21, 17 02:11 PM

    this small mostly grey,w.black mask on face and dark blue on top half of wings

    Read More

  2. Orange bird black head

    Jun 21, 17 02:10 PM

    This was an orangey body bird. With a blackhead. It's about the size of a robin. It was singing in the tree and it song was a two tone sound. Low chirp

    Read More

  3. help this bird was huge found in md

    Jun 21, 17 02:09 PM

    Brown white tan and greenish brown tail with long feathers and upset the black birds flying towards h in attack mode this was the first time I ever seen

    Read More