Nature Through My Lens

Preening

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A Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) grooming it’s feathers. Grooming is an important part of a birds day. It’s necessary to keep warm, dry and insulated from the conditions.

4 responses

  1. What a cutie, a self-preener.

    2017/07/22 at 7:34 am

    • Bob, Thank you!

      2017/07/22 at 7:49 am

  2. He is really getting into all those nooks and crannies.

    2017/07/23 at 12:59 am

    • Ruth, thank you! I always knew what a nook was but still not sure what a cranny is! It was doing a good job!

      2017/07/23 at 3:11 am

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