July 21, 2021

Thrashing Around

The brown thrasher has dug a string of holes in our back yard. He likes to find a sandy spot and bathe in the dust!

After this, he hopped out in the yard, where he was joined by a red bird. At the time, I thought it was a cardinal, but looking at it enlarged, I think it was a house finch.
Wild Bird Wednesday / My Corner of the World


  1. The House Finch and the Brown Thrasher are maintaining their social distance..

  2. ...nothing like a dust bath.

  3. They look so cute taking their dust baths. Great sighting and photos. Take care, have a great day!

  4. Well at least it's enjoying itself

  5. Great photos of Brown Thrasher taking a dust bath!
    Have a blessed day!

  6. Ha ha, had to laugh at the bird just making his own dust pit. Smart little guy!

  7. What a cutie! He looks a bit startled, maybe he saw you :)

    Thanks for your link at My Corner of the World this week!


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