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Old Wednesday 11th April 2007, 16:39   #1
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poor photos , louisville kentucky

Saw this bird today, it is new to me. my first time seeing it.. I couldn't get a good clear picture, this bird was quick.. It was about the size of an American Robin.. I am curious at least what type of bird it may be if an exact id can't be made..

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Old Wednesday 11th April 2007, 16:45   #2
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Looks like a Brown Thrasher to me.
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Old Wednesday 11th April 2007, 16:51   #3
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Looks like a Brown Thrasher to me.
Thank you... i looked up photos of the brown thrasher and that does look like what it was... Do they eat seed? Thanks so much..

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Seconded. Brown thrasher.
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Old Wednesday 11th April 2007, 21:56   #5
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love the brown thrasher here is a shot of one that i took .
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Very nice, saw my first of year this week.
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Im pretty sure they eat insects they grab while foraging through leaves on the ground, but not seeds
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love the brown thrasher here is a shot of one that i took .
very pretty... the color is amazing on this bird.. not the same brown color i usually see..
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Im pretty sure they eat insects they grab while foraging through leaves on the ground, but not seeds
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