Small Taupe Birds

by Rebecca
(Douglasville, GA)

Mystery Taupe Bird (Back)

Mystery Taupe Bird (Back)

Mystery Taupe Bird (Back)
Mystery Taupe Bird (Side)

My husband and I live on a quiet cul-du-sac in a far West suburb of Atlanta. About a week ago, some birds showed up that we'd never seen before. At first glance, they look gray, but upon closer investigation, they are actually taupe. The birds are about 7 inches long, tip of beak to tip of tail, and the tips of their feathers are quite pretty. And they are very brave! When I took these photos, I was just on the other side of the glass door, and the bird was eating seed with FOUR squirrels! :-D We've consulted our "Birds of Georgia" book in both the gray and brown section, and none of the birds are an exact match. Can anyone identify our new friends?

Comments for Small Taupe Birds

Click here to add your own comments

Feb 20, 2017
Nest NEW
by: Anonymous

How long does it take to hatch eggs

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. Bahamian beauty

    Nov 21, 17 10:29 PM

    All white except on the ventral tufts which are turquoise. We live in Tortola

    Read More

  2. shmr341

    Nov 18, 17 12:21 AM

    we are in central florida and see a small bird with a off white or cream colored chest that makes clicking sounds...have looked for hours and cant find

    Read More

  3. id,ed at last

    Nov 16, 17 11:53 AM

    i tried to post this yesterday, but i guess it didn,t get through. i found this page while trying to id a bird ths ago. i saw it a few days ago. it

    Read More