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Cottonwood Heights, UT, USA
The Ruby-crowned Kinglets always come around our house during the winter and they LOVE bark butter. They’re always so quick and constantly on the move so they’re generally pretty difficult for me to capture. This Ruby-crowned Kinglet was taking its time at this bark butter feeder though! Not to mention it was showing off its cute little tongue in the process.
Category 1: Birds with Food, or at the Feeder
Ruby-crowned Kinglet showing off its tongue.
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