American Robin - yes, one of our most commons birds, but if you live in the part of North America that has seasons - most of it that is - a welcome and cheery harbinger of Spring.
Animal of the day - 07/15/2010 - American Robin
American Robin (Turdus migratorius), North America, commonly found in gardens, has reddish chest feathers, is about 10 inches long, and most fly south in the winter.
A Mamá Robin With lunch for her chick
American Robin eggs. An American Robin can produce three successful broods in one year. On average, though, only 40 percent of nests successfully produce young. Only 25 percent of those fledged young survive to November. (Photo: Laura Epps)
First Born Baby Bird
Robins, such fun birds to watch while they take a bath in my birdbath, they are not shy at all
Happy little robin More
the north wind doth blow and we shall have snow and what will poor robin do then poor thing...
Robin, aka angry bird (robins are my first sign of spring each year! )