Woodpeckers

I love birds, along with all wildlife. I don’t like it when woodpeckers peck on my log house! OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAWe have lots of Downy woodpeckers and Hairy woodpeckers. They don’t bother us too often but once in a while…! They love to eat off the bird cakes in our back yard.

But yesterday we heard one so loudly I wondered if he was inside our house! He left after only a few minutes, thank goodness!

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Today I saw the culprit! A Pilated Woodpecker!  They are really big woodpeckers! I’m surprised he’s eating off a bird cake at our feeder! I hope you’ll click on these pictures to see them up close.

I took these pictures from inside my sun room! I have a setting for taking pictures behind glass.

This woodpecker decided to take flight… It’s hard to make this out but the blur is the woodpecker. The red is his head.

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He landed in a tree so I got one last glimpse of him and one last shot!

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There he is in a tree! I barely got a picture of him!

He is Created by God.

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About allinthedayofme

I can't believe I'm in old age! I'm more than halfway through my seventies! I'm a child of God, wife to one, mother to five, grandmother to 15 plus one granddaughter-in-law! I'm a sister, aunt, niece, cousin, friend and neighbor. I'm a housewife and former ESL tutor. I love reading and writing. I write and am the editor of a newsletter, bi-weekly, for seniors. I love genealogy, traveling, birds and animals, blogging and taking pictures.
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2 Responses to Woodpeckers

  1. Ray's Mom says:

    good photo, lucky to get so many of the pilated woodpecker.

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  2. Thanks! The only way I got any pictures of him was because I was in my house taking pictures through the window! I’m surprised they turned out as well as they did! We even have screens on the windows! I took lots more pictures to make sure I got a couple of good ones!

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