Wildlife: Goldfinch

Every year I get sunflowers growing from seeds dropped at the bird feeders. We have one outside the kitchen window every winter. Now the finches are visiting and eating to their hearts content.


I love these little birds. They are so fragile and dainty. I waited and snapped several but this is my favorite. There is a screen in the window so I thought this turned out pretty clear.

By Donna

September 22, 20100 found this helpful

We live in PA, and have lots of the goldfinches, my girls call them Steelers birds. Fitting since they are black and gold.

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September 22, 20100 found this helpful

Aren't they beautiful? When they fly they are neon streaks. Magical! I have an oil-seed sunflower pan and a bathtub that attracts them sometimes, not as often as I'd like. They're not very competitive at the feeder or the bath, but that's ok.

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September 23, 20100 found this helpful

Dainty indeed! Super shot! I love these birds...thanks for sharing it with us.

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September 8, 2011 Flag

I took these pictures looking out our French doors. The goldfinch seem to flock to this bird feeder.

By lovingnature from TN

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September 8, 20110 found this helpful

Beautiful photos.Thanks for sharing.


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September 8, 20110 found this helpful

Thank you.

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