It’s that time of year

My FOY fledglings.

Baby-chickadees are now old enough for their parents to bring them to my deck and introduce them to the feeders. Until now the babies were fed an animal matter diet and now they are trying out seeds.

The air is full of their husky begging calls.

1.

In-toeing:
2.

Cute as a button
3.

4.

5.

“What’s wrong Sweetie?”:
6.

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8.

9.

“My Daddy and I”:
10.

(It is purely my speculation that it is a male parent on the last two photos. Since only female incubates and broods, I assumed that her tail would more worn by the time the chicks fledge)

Black-capped Chickadee, Poecile atricapillus

It’s that time of year

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