Unknown bird. Help!

by Mary
(Crestwood, KY)

Feeds at feeder in my backyard in Kentucky. At first I thought it was a young female Cardinal because there is a little blush color to it but the beak is not orange and not black around it.

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Oct 13, 2014
I identified bird at feeder in Kentucky NEW
by: John P

Agree with the other post identifying this bird as a young female cardinal who just has not finished getting all her colors yet.

I have one just like it visiting my platform feeder and birdbath in Minnesota.

Sep 03, 2014
Bird ID NEW
by: AuntGiki

that is a young female cardinal. she's just not finished yet :)

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