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Grosbeak

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A female Black-headed Grosbeak (Pheucticus melanocephalus)

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A male House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)

Alert

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A male House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) sits high in a Cedar tree, keeping an eye on things around him!

Taking a Quick Break

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A female Rufous Hummingbird (Selasphorus rufus) taking a quick break on a Rose of Sharon branch. Everything is quick with hummingbirds!

Having a Bath

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An female Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna) having a bath in the bubbler on our garden fountain. A near impossible shot, I had to shoot through the stairs of our deck! This is definitely a first for us!

Head On

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Here’s an Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna) all decked out in his fancy colours! It’s that time of the year!

On the Columbine

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A Rufous Hummingbird (Selasphorus rufus) on the Columbine, which is genus Aquilegia and is a of about 60–70 species of perennial plants that are found in meadows, woodlands, and at higher altitudes throughout the Northern Hemisphere, known for the spurred petals of their flowers.