What bird is this

by Larry
(Pikeville, Tn)


It is about 3 to 4 inches tall and still has the fine baby feathers on its body and long black and brown tail feathers. I have not touched it so can only see its' back.

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Mar 27, 2013
Wren NEW
by: Austin TX

I agree that the tail feathers look like some form of wren.

Mar 27, 2013
Thanks NEW
by: Anonymous

Thanks for the responses. Got a better look at it and it is a Carolina Wren.

Mar 22, 2013
Wren NEW
by: Anonymous

Looks like a Carolina wren . They're known to perch on ledges like this.

Mar 22, 2013
Thanks NEW
by: Anonymous

Was thinking that it was a wren also, just did not know about that particular one. Finally got a good look but did not get a better pic, it is a Carolina Wren. Thanks for helping.

Mar 22, 2013
Wren NEW
by: Anonymous

It's a wren, such as a Carolina wren. But species depends on where you live. These like to perch under roofs on ledges.

Mar 20, 2013
baby hawk? NEW
by: Anonymous

sparrowhawk or kestrel perhaps?

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