Tag Archives: bathing birds

Towhee Time

I was so glad I had my camera in hand when this beautiful female Towhee stopped in for a bath. Since they are ground feeders and rarely come up to the deck, I don’t get to take their picture as … Continue reading

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Splash Week – Day Three

Today’s featured bird is the Yellow-rumped Warbler.  This fellow is a fall and winter resident here in Georgia.  I wish the pictures were a bit sharper (Let’s blame the dim lighting rather than the novice photographer!) but I’m glad he put … Continue reading

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Splash Week – Day Two

Today’s bathing bird is the Tufted Titmouse.  This little fellow was a bit timid when he first arrived, but before long he was splashing about fearlessly. What a transformation!  He went from distinguished and refined, to dishevelled but refreshed! Tomorrow, as “Splash … Continue reading

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Splash Week – Day One

At the risk of sounding David and Bathsheba-ish, I love watching bathing birds! It always makes me smile to see them energetically splashing about, spraying water everywhere. There’s something mesmerizing about it. They tackle the task with such gusto! And … Continue reading

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