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Leicester, MA, USA
This was the last photo taken with this green plastic feeder, I bought them a new wood suet feeder but they have not wanted to switch! Finally the curiosity got to the Downy and then he decided hey this is my food and stayed awhile!
Category 1: Birds with Food, or at the Feeder
Downy Woodpecker male enjoying afternoon suet!
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