Tag: Young birds

  • Trainee Long-Tailed Tit

    Trainee Long-Tailed Tit

    Looking out of the window this evening, I spotted a small bird sitting in one of the plants. The long tail made it clearly a Long-tailed tit, but it didn’t have the reddy-pinky colour to its chest feathers that the adults normally do. Long-tailed tits feed on insects, and that particular shrub that it was…