Recent Photos - jerryacton

Recent Photos

  • Coby's 10th Birthday - August 11, 2018 It is hard to believe we rescued Coby 9 and 1/2 years ago. He is tolerating the photo shoot with Camille and Colin. He just wants his marrow bone.

  • Immature Red-winged Blackbird Screeching - June 22, 2018 It does not take the young Blackbirds very long to learn how to screech.

  • Brandy All Cleaned Up - August 1, 2018 Brandy had just had a bath and some grooming.

  • Juvenile Song Sparrow Having Breakfast - August 2, 2018 This juvenile Song Sparrow was eating at the seed table with no other birds to bother her.

  • Red Squirrel Staring at Me - July 17, 2018

  • Red Squirrel Licking Orange - July 17, 2018

  • Red Squirrel Selects Another Peanut - July 17, 2018

  • Red Squirrel Eating Sunflower Seed - July 17, 2018

  • Red Squirrel Flipped Around - July 17, 2018

  • Red Squirrel Eating Peanut - July 17, 2018 We have four Red Squirrels that hang around all day playing and snacking.

  • Red Squirrel Sniffing for the Best Seed - July 17, 2018

  • Blue Jay in Cherry Tree - June 22, 2018 This Blue Jay is looking forward to when these wild black cherries are ripe.

  • Juvenile Baltimore Oriole in Cherry Tree - June 22, 2018 The juvenile Orioles are mostly on their own now, hanging out in the front yard much of the day.

  • Juvenile Baltimore Oriole Preening Wing Feathers - June 22, 2018

  • Dad Baltimore Oriole Feeding Juvenile - June 22, 2018 The male Oriole is most often the one feeding the youngsters. The female may be back on the nest on another set of eggs.

  • Juvenile Baltimore Oriole Ready to Groom - June 22, 2018 One of the juvenile Orioles decided it was time to groom.

  • Bullfrog Sunning - July 2, 2018 On a water garden shelf, surveying for bugs and fly by butterflies.

  • Male Cardinal at Feeder Log - July 17, 2018 He has a Safflower seed in his beak, his favorite.

  • Juvenile Red-bellied Woodpecker Protecting Log - July 17, 2018 The Dove left, but she remained in her guarding posture to discourage other intruders. Pretty feisty young gal.

  • Juvenile Red-bellied Woodpecker vs Dove - July 17, 2018 When a Dove landed on "her" log, she was not pleased and encouraged the Dove to leave.

  • Juvenile Red-bellied Woodpecker Eating Seed - July 17, 2018 Was exciting to see this juvenile female Red-bellied Woodpecker show up in our backyard. She has already learned how to stuff a sunflower seed in a crack and chip off the shell.

  • Juvenile Red-bellied Woodpecker Getting Seed - July 17, 2018 This is where she is picking out her seeds before flying to a tree to eat them.

  • Water Lily - July 21, 2018 We have about 20 of these blooming in one of our water gardens. They sure do brighten up the backyard.

  • Snowberry Clearwing Moth Ready for Nectar - July 21, 2018 Even though this Bee Balm is way past its prime, the Snowberry Clearwing Moth was finding some nectar.

  • Snowberry Clearwing Moth at Bee Balm - July 21, 2018 You can clearly see the curled sipper on this Snowberry Clearwing Moth.

  • Immature Female Red-winged Blackbird in Red-twig Dogwood - July 23, 2018 She is methodically exploring the entire bird feeding are, both front and back yards.

  • Immature Female Red-winged Blackbird Bathing - July 23, 2018 Even though we have 4 birdbaths, she discovered the shallow water in the back of the waterfall unit for her own private bath.

  • Wren on Sticks at Nest Hole - June 23, 2018 When she built the nest, she place several sticks protruding out of the hole so she could perch on them to feed.

  • Wren Stuffing an Open Beak - June 23, 2018 I am always amazed at how many mealworms they stuff into a beak.

  • Wren Chicks Ready for More - June 23, 2018 Feeding goes on all day. The chicks are growing so fast, they are insatiable.

  • Wren Chick Peeking Out - June 23, 2018

  • Wren Chicks Ready to Eat - June 23, 2018 When they know Mom is near, the beaks go wide open.

  • Wren Back for More - June 23, 2018 The box was only 10 feet from the nest. She could not believe that a McMealworms moved in so close to her nest.

  • Wren with Mealworms - June 23, 2018 I moved my portable mealworm box over near the nest to give Mom a break from having to search for bugs.

  • Wren with Big Bug - June 23, 2018 Mother Wren is feeding three chicks in the gourd nest.

  • Wren Behind Dahlia - June 23, 2018 Had to spruce the box up with a bit of color.

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