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Charlottesville, VA, USA
House finch with one diseased eye.
House finch photographed Jan 2, 2023, Charlottesville, VA
Poor little girl. Make sure you clean your feeder(s) thoroughly and take it/them down for at least a week to prevent the spread of disease.
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