HappySnapper

HappySnapper

Posted on 03/28/2016


Photo taken on March 28, 2016



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Male Siskin

Male Siskin
Couldn't find a smaller spoon Eh!

Reg Pegg, Twintoo, I Holzi, Roger Dodger and 4 other people have particularly liked this photo


8 comments - The latest ones
Stormlizard
Stormlizard
The bird seems not to be bothered.
22 months ago.
HappySnapper has replied to Stormlizard
I actually put this up for that Great tit without it's legs trying to prevent the bigger birds from taking all the food as soon as I put it out (Working so far). The Siskin turned up just after the storm passed over about 1pm today. No doubt the storm is with you by now.
22 months ago.
Roger (Grisly)
Roger (Grisly)
Makes a great feeder though, you will have half the kitchen in the garden at this rate,
Terrific capture mate, We had the storm during the night I was out retrieving large plant pots at 4.30am (to prevent them doing more damage)
22 months ago.
Pam J
Pam J
I am going to try that one !!!

Admired in ~ Wildlife In The Garden
22 months ago. Edited 22 months ago.
Roger Dodger
Roger Dodger
Nice catch, there seem to be quite a few Siskins around this year.
22 months ago.
HappySnapper has replied to Roger Dodger
You tend to see Siskins more after wet and stormy weather when these birds are forced into the gardens. They feed on pine cone seeds and in the wet weather the pine cones close up depriving them of this particular source of food.
22 months ago. Edited 22 months ago.
Winscha
Winscha
très belle prise en flagrant délit pour ce siskin.La mangeoire est très originale.
Il est bien net belle prise Maurice.
Ici à Paris on a eu une toute petite tempête qui a duré 15mn.Mais beaucoup de dégâts en Normandie
22 months ago.
Twintoo
Twintoo
I love siskins. They are so full of energy
22 months ago.