Pretty visitor.

by Joyce
(Indianapolis)

It was about 6:15PM and I was watching my feeder which has black oil sunflower seed on it. Cardinals and chickadees were feeding. All of a sudden I saw a beautiful bird I did not recognize near the feeder on the grass.


Getting on google I found what it was, the male black headed Grosbeak. He did not get on the feeder but was flitting around on a grassy area near the feeder that I had dumped the left over seed from an almost empty feeder on to before I filled it.

I live in Indianaplis, IN.

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We saw one too NEW
by: Sharon

On April 29th we saw our first ever male grosbeak, he is gorgeous and has been here 3 days in a row now, we also have about 50 or more gold finches that have decided to call our backyard their home the last week and 4 pigeons too! We always have lots of birds however those are firsts for us : ) Buford, GA

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