male House Finch
Yellow-form Male House Finch
Feeding the babies
Male with American Goldfinch 12/31/07 1:43 pm
House Finch (yellow color variation is due to diet during molting)
Caught him on my porch roof
American Goldfinch (left) and House Finch (right)
Photo courtesy of my brother David. Taken in Martinez, Calif.
Male House Finch enjoying thistle seed with a male American Goldfinch in June 2008.
We had a cold, snowy and icy few days and guess who showed up! Jan. 29, 2009
We had a cold, snowy and icy few days. With a Horned Lark and a female Cardinal. Jan. 29, 2009
Male Housefinch (Carpodacus mexicanus) in full color.
These birds stay here year round , I feed them year round
House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) male, photographed in Waikiki, Hawaii, 2/20/2009.
House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) female, photographed in Waikiki, Hawaii, 2/20/2009.
Taken in my backyard in Highland, CA. Many live on my property. They eat nuts, seeds, cereal and even dry dog food. Their favorite seems to be black sunflower seeds. Lynnmarie
House finch visiting my feeder.
Female defending food source.
Repelling other birds from food source.
Happily feeding on sunflowers.
We have had quite a few of these on our feeders since the cold weather and snow arrived. Fearless little bird but always on the move.
House Finch Taking off