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Drab or Dashing?

The Grey Catbird is an occasional visitor to my backyard. Like his Mockingbird cousin, he is a mimic with a hearty collection of calls, the most common being the mew-like sound of a cat from whence he gets his name. … Continue reading

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Another Backyard Baby

Booger‘s not the only baby in the backyard these days. Oh, his cute little self is still hanging around begging and binge eating mealworms. But other youngsters have started visiting the feeders too – like this Red-bellied Woodpecker, who as … Continue reading

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Dining Alone

This Red-bellied Woodpecker showed up yesterday¬†and left little room for doubt that he would be dining alone. The recipient of his “Don’t mess with me!” attitude was this Gray Catbird, who was already on the branch when the Woodpecker arrived.¬† … Continue reading

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