Bottom Up!

Cardinals have been scarce this winter, only a few sightings at our bird feeders and in our yard.  Yesterday, a sunny day, brought this male cardinal in to feed on seeds dropped by other birds

Male Cardinal, scanning for seeds

Male Cardinal, scanning for seeds

This fellow seemed to be adventurous – two or three times, he hopped into this hole in the snow that a red squirrel had made earlier.  Apparently the squirrel missed some seeds!

Bottom up!

Bottom up!

It’s not easy trying to take photos while laughing at the antics of the wildlife!

That was a good snack!

That was a good snack!

7 responses to “Bottom Up!

  1. I think cardinals are probably my favorite birds. Their color, of course, makes them stand out, but they just have an attitude that says “I am grand”! I have a pair that hang around our yard, and I saw them feeding yesterday!

  2. Thanks for sharing. What color they add to the snow laden ground.

  3. A bit of color in the white snow. Nice.

  4. Cardinal photos excellente’…

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