What Kind of bird

by Pam Emerson
(Elkhart, Indiana)

I couldn't get a picture. There were 2 small birds on my deck. I heard their pretty voice before I saw them. They had greyish belly not sure about the rest of their color. But instead of their tail feathers pointing downward, they were going up. There was one at each end of my deck looking like little sentinels. Any ideas?

Comments for What Kind of bird

Click here to add your own comments

Aug 18, 2013
House Wren
by: Anonymous

I think it was house wren. Thanks for the help. I saw answer of wren and went to find their songs.

Aug 17, 2013
possibly wrens?
by: Anonymous

very small bird with very loud song, grey-taupe sort of colours, erect tail - sounds to me like you have a pair of wrens - lucky you

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. Majstic, large bird

    Mar 27, 17 02:02 PM

    I can't identify this bird. It was tall, and was perching in a tree over a swamp near the Kennedy Space Center parking lot. Very pronounced ruff of brown

    Read More

  2. Chris

    Mar 27, 17 02:00 PM

    We have old birdhouses in yard that are occupied and we want to replace them. When is it the best time to do so and will the birds have time to replace

    Read More

  3. Kansas City Metro MO

    Mar 27, 17 02:00 PM

    Black body, Red Breast and Belly. The tail is what struck me; it looked like a white braid had been painted down the center of the tail. He was quite

    Read More