Common Birds at Your Feeder

What Is That??

These are some of the birds you might attract to your yard.

It helps to learn to identify the most common birds first.
What are the five birds you see most often in your yard?

 Eastern Birds

Black-capped Chickadee

Dark-eyed Junco

Northern Cardinal

Blue Jay

Mourning Dove

Tufted Titmouse

Downy Woodpecker

Hairy Woodpecker

Red-bellied Woodpecker

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

House Finch 

European Starling

American Goldfinch

White-breasted Nuthatch

House Sparrow

Carolina Wren

White-throated Sparrow

Song Sparrow

American Robin

Common Grackle

Cooper's Hawk

American Crow

Red-winged Blackbird

Brown-headed Cowbird

Carolina Chickadee

Pine Siskin

Purple Finch

Eastern Bluebird

Eastern Phoebe

Cray Catbird

Moving West Across the Continent, You May See These Birds

American Tree Sparrow

Brown Thrasher

Northern Mockingbird

Common Redpoll

Pileated Woodpecker

Cedar Waxwing

Northern Flicker

Yellow-rumped Warbler

Bewick's Wren

Ruby-crowned Kinglet

White-winged Dove

Eurasian-collared Dove

White-crowned Sparrow

Red-breasted Nuthatch

Curve-billed Thrasher

Black Phoebe

Eastern Towhee

Evening Grosbeak

Common Raven

Spotted Towhee


Cactus Wren

Ladder-backed Woodpecker

Red-tailed Hawk

Western Birds

Mountain Chickadee

Chestnut-backed Chickadee

Golden-crowned Sparrow

Cassin's Finch

Lesser Goldfinch

Steller's Jay

Gambel's Quail

California Quail

Anna's Hummingbird

Varied Thrush

California Towhee


Black-billed Magpie

Western Scrub-Jay

Gila Woodpecker

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Painted Bunting

Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Rose-breasted Grosbeak (female)

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