A Fine-Feathered Phoebe

Although we have plenty of Phoebes in the area it is rare for one to come to the backyard, so it was a treat when this one landed for a quick drink.

These tail-bobbing birds usually perch on branches and then dart down to capture insects.  I guess this fellow got a bit thirsty.

I love how soft and fluffy he looks.  Definitely a fine-feathered Phoebe!


About kathydoremus

Wife, mother, daughter, and friend. One who dabbles in writing, thinks in rhyme, and is utterly unable to escape the allure of alliteration:) Amateur nature photographer. A backyard bird watcher, a hiker of non-strenuous trails to waterfalls, and a fan of Atlanta sports teams. Driver of an orange Jeep Renegade who goes by the name of Earl. One who is nourished by silence, solitude, and a good cup of coffee. A lover of God’s Word and the riches that are hidden there. An extremely ordinary jar of clay who longs to see and be satisfied by the glory of God, and to somehow display that in my everyday life.
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9 Responses to A Fine-Feathered Phoebe

  1. Jodi says:

    so beautiful. I’ve never seen this one!

  2. 1nmbirder says:

    A wonderful treat! Great pics!

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