Pileated Woodpecker and Shemp of the 3 stooges


(Ohio near Richmond Indiana)

I have at least 4 pileated woodpeckers that come several times to my suet feeder each day.


I mean you can hear them coming a mile off they sound like Shemp on the Three Stooges; "yepppppppppppp" when they are flying to my feeder!


Comment
That's a great description of their nasal yelp and wok calls. They are rather like Shemp!

Susan

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Pileated Woodpecker.



Coming Soon

Recent Articles

  1. white bird

    Jan 18, 17 03:08 PM

    long thin legs white heavy looking

    Read More

  2. New Jersey Backyard

    Jan 11, 17 10:20 AM

    Woke up yesterday morning to find a group of about a dozen of these large-breasted birds with proportionately small heads and a long tail. Suburban Southern

    Read More

  3. L Spence

    Dec 31, 16 08:25 PM

    I live near Albany, New York and I was wondering why these past 2 years we haven't seen any cardinals. Is it because the winters have been to mild. The

    Read More