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Bob Vuxinic

Cookeville, TN, USA


The Purple Finch had just a small part of its lower beak, but it didn’t appear to be bothered very much by the deformity. It DID choose to eat at a tray feeder with sunflower seed hearts, rather than a feeder with hulled seeds.

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Species: Purple Finch

Deformed Purple Finch

Male Purple Finch with deformed lower beak

One reply on “Deformed Purple Finch”

Texas Bird Family says:

Poor little guy.

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