Resembles a Robin but is not
by Rita C Sather
(Nine Mile Falls, WA, USA)
This bird visited our backyard today, Mar 01, 2012. At first I thought it was a Robin. There were Robins in the yard also. I have never seen one that looks like this one. It was close in size of a mature Robin also.Comment(/B)
It is the robin's cousin, a Varied Thrush. Nice photo.