Chickadees tend to be the most curious and friendly of birds
Curious about the camera
Their feet have hooks that allow them to grip bark and walk up and down trees. But they cannot grasp round twigs - or feeder perches.
This pair of nestlings hatched in a back yard in our neighborhood in Essex, Vermont.
Finch food and snowflakes. Taken from inside my house near my woodstove, though a double-pane glass door...
Senegal Parrot, "Akbar"
Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens, South Deerfield, MA.
An occasional winter visitor to Vermont.
Jasper Canadian National Park, Alberta, Canada