A European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris), or Common Starling in the neighbours Cherry tree.
A brand new visitor to our bird bath. A fledgling European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) This guy is probably only a week or so old. Once they get going they grow very fast.
A European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) on the bird bath. These guys are nuts about bathing. They get in and have a great old splash around, then hurry away, wings heavy with water!
A pair of European Starlings (Sturnus vulgaris) at the bird bath. These guys love their baths, even in below zero temperatures.
Here’s a European Starling. This one and it’s buddies have discovered our suet feeders and are lining up for their turn!
A European Starling in winter colours
A European or Common Starling in it’s fine winter coat.