Nature Through My Lens

Against the Cold


This male American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) perched in the bushes all puffed up against the cold and rain.

8 responses

  1. Poor little fella, rain is probably worse than snow for these guys. We have a real gathering of Goldfinch at our feeder, fun to watch them compete for a spot.

    2017/05/14 at 11:53 pm

    • Maggie, thank you! You’re right about the rain. We have a bunch of them that are hear too!

      2017/05/15 at 1:20 am

  2. rhiebert

    He does look cold and somewhat unhappy.

    2017/05/15 at 1:38 am

    • Ruth, thank you! I think he was a little poorly. He sat there like that for the longest time!

      2017/05/15 at 1:51 am

  3. Vicki

    we will all be thankful for warmer weather..

    2017/05/15 at 1:47 am

    • Vicki, thank you! Yes, we will! What we are getting is getting old!

      2017/05/15 at 1:50 am

  4. Poor Goldfinch, cold and miserable.

    2017/05/15 at 10:30 am

    • Bob, yeah, me too! This Robin isn’t getting enough sunshine either!

      2017/05/15 at 11:53 pm

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