Scarlet Tananger


(Bandera, TX)

We have this red bird with black wings (pretty sure it is a Tananger) that keeps flying around our windows. What is he looking for. Is there something we should do for him?

Comments for Scarlet Tananger

Click here to add your own comments

Apr 11, 2014
scarlet tananger NEW
by: Brook

He very well may be seeing his reflection in the windows and think it another male bird infringing on his territory. Be sure to put decals every 4" to 6" on all of the windows because he may try attacking his reflection and hurt himself banging into the window. He will also make a lot of noise!

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. Mrs.

    May 24, 18 09:38 AM

    It's small with a brown head, brown & white striped wings & a grey belly & chest. I first saw this little bird perched on a planter, it the hopped down

    Read More

  2. Strange dancing birds NE Ohio

    May 23, 18 03:07 PM

    These birds were about the size of a Robin, either perching songbirds or something like a wood pecker, with longer pointed beaks. They had reddish heads

    Read More

  3. Yellow back black mask and tail

    May 23, 18 01:52 AM

    Feeding at a niger feeder in peterborough Ontario. Brilliant yellow back and shoulders. Black wings with white mottle Seen from a distance of thirty

    Read More