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By ladynewbury
Did you know...When a group of Fieldfare are in a tree they all tend to face in the same direction, keeping up a constant chatter. When foraging on the ground, the group works its way up wind, each bird pausing every so often to stand erect and gaze around before resuming feeding. When alarmed they fly off down wind and the feeding group reforms elsewhere.
I took this photo in our garden last year, we haven't had them back as yet, probably because we have had so little snow.

I'm always grateful for any V's & C's I receive, and especially for UA's. Thanks for all I received on my 'I wish I could fly' Moorhen chick. pm's sent. Pam

Tags: Snow Winter General Fieldfare Wildlife and nature

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davyskid 3 2 Scotland
3 Feb 2019 7:24PM
Pin sharp great shot Pam
3 Feb 2019 7:35PM
Well captured. Lovely image.
3 Feb 2019 7:37PM
Super capture

Mike_Smith Plus
13 644 1 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2019 7:43PM
Stunning Fieldfare capture Pam, I have yet to capture a decent shot of one
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
3 Feb 2019 7:46PM
Beautifully presented shot Pam. A lovely bird and narrative.
Superb capture Pam - one of my favourite birds ....alongside the red Wing & Peewit ...thanks for sharing ....quick question what is the white stuff in the ground ? .....currently experiencing temps of around 24 and today possibly 32C in NZ 🇳🇿👍🤗
3 Feb 2019 7:56PM
A stunning capture, Pam.Smile
3 Feb 2019 8:03PM
Excellent birding , Pam !SmileSmileSmile - Jukka.
Mike_Young Plus
13 24 11 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2019 8:07PM
Top shot Pam, fabulous detail and colour.
3 Feb 2019 8:07PM
Excellent Pam, super image,
AlfieK Plus
3 1 1 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2019 8:18PM
A cracker 😀😀😀😀😀
3 Feb 2019 8:21PM
Great shot Pam!!
TonyDy Plus
11 52 3 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2019 9:45PM
Great shot, Pam.
3 Feb 2019 9:58PM
A lovely frame filling shot! Superb colour and clarity. SmileSmileSmile
dark_lord Plus
16 2.6k 679 England
3 Feb 2019 10:08PM
Lovely capture Pam.
taggart Plus
15 47 14 United States
3 Feb 2019 10:35PM

I have never seen a Fieldfare--don't think we have them !
3 Feb 2019 10:46PM
Lovely shot in the snowGrin
Chinga Plus
9 3 2 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2019 11:35PM
What a beautiful pose Pam... Excellent capture.
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Spkr51 4 United States
4 Feb 2019 1:22AM
Superb !!!!!
4 Feb 2019 2:55AM
We have a thrush with a breast like this , no field fares in Canada to my knowledge though . As already said great frame filling shot .
Cheers Walt
jimbob133 5 1 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2019 9:04AM
Cracking shop Pam award well deserved
CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2019 10:00AM
Excellent shot.
Irishkate Plus
9 42 118 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2019 10:13AM
Excellent close up and narrative.
Mollycat Plus
6 21 2 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2019 10:18AM
Wonderful plumage detail captured Pam.
Peter GrinGrin
4 Feb 2019 10:22AM
Beautiful capture. We have heard but not caught sight of any fieldfares this year. We need more snow!
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 16 England
4 Feb 2019 10:44AM
A very lovely capture, Pam, stands out so well against the snow. Interesting info too on their habits, it's very educational here on EPZ! 👍
Trev 😀
rontear Plus
17 23 8 England
4 Feb 2019 12:45PM
Beautiful Pam, they are a super Thrush !! my award too.
Another great shot Pam, I haven't seen any of these where i come from this year!
4 Feb 2019 2:44PM
Very effective against the snow, Pam.

Gorgeous capture, Pam.

Superb detailed capture, Pam.
An interesting narrative too.Smile
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JuBarney Plus
9 33 4 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2019 7:40PM
A beautiful shot
Cracking capture of this bird best viewed large. Debs
Great capture good writeup. Well done Pam.
michaelo Plus
13 15 1 United Kingdom
5 Feb 2019 5:57AM
stunning capture!
Tooma Plus
4 2.1k 3 Scotland
5 Feb 2019 5:45PM
Superb shot of a little beauty I have yet to set eyes on, Pam. Have another gong. Smile Meant to say also, I enjoyed your info.
5 Feb 2019 7:05PM
Beautifully captured.
Fefe Plus
8 50 32 United Kingdom
6 Feb 2019 2:34PM
A beauty!
royd63uk Plus
14 3 1 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2019 8:45AM
perfect sharp shot, haven't seen one of these in years
7 Feb 2019 9:26AM
Superb , Pam
7 Feb 2019 4:08PM
This is a cracker, Pam. Havent seen any this year but quite a few last year. Top birding 🏆

Dave 🐿
adriansart 1 29 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2019 12:00PM
This is a wonderful shot of a fieldfare Pam the detail is superb in the feathers thay come here to england at this time of year from scandinavia I have not seen any this year though!
22 Feb 2019 11:25AM
Wonderful picture and interesting narrative Smile.
24 Apr 2019 9:11AM
beautiful photo, its been many years since i last saw these beautiful birds
Saastad Plus
1 16 5 Norway
10 Jun 2019 5:12PM
Beautiful photo!


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