This male American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) perched in the bushes all puffed up against the cold and rain.
This entry was posted on 2017/05/14 by Robin. It was filed under Birds, Finch, Goldfinch and was tagged with Aldergrove, American Goldfinch, Backyard, Bird, Finch, Nature.
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
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
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
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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