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eyeguy 54

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maybe they dont like the type of music your band plays out back??????:P:grin:

 

cool pics!!!!!!! we get them now and then too!!!!!!!!!

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If you have a thistle feeder they will hang around much longer. I have a flock of 30-40 that come in most everyday with a mix of Pine Siskins and a few Goldfinches thrown in.

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I wish I could send you the ones I have here. It looks like they are mean to the other finch's.

I get home from work around 3pm  and there is 10 to 15 of them until dark.

They will be heading north as it warms up.

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1 hour ago, eyeguy 54 said:

Rarely see ssiskens or redpolls here even with thistle out. 

I don't believe them fellers come this far south. We have them at the cabin if we are up there enough in the winter to consistently feed the birds 

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They really like the finch socks, but ever since I switched from black oil sunflower seeds to the hearts/chips, they’ve really been going nuts at the feeders.

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When do the redpolls start showing up? Haven’t had any yet. I don’t recall when they showed up last year, just that they stayed well into April.

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