What makes a bird lover’s holiday merry and bright? Why, feathered friends conveniently cloaked in colors befitting of the season of course! Surely these winged lovelies could coax even the most obstinate scrooge into chirping out a holiday tune or two:
Australian King Parrot
Santa honey, there’s one more thing I really do need…the seed.
Photo by: Prescott Pym
Red Crested Turaco
Red Crested Turacos were nestled all snug in their beds, while visions of snail snacks danced in their heads.
Photo by: Anne White
Bay Headed Tanager
O Bay Headed Tanager, O Bay Headed Tanager!
How are thy feathers so verdant!
Photo by: JPC Raleigh
Nectar came without ribbons!… it came without tags!… it came without packages, boxes, or bags!
Photo by: Pat Gaines
‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the forest
Not a creature was stirring, not even a Chattering Lory
Photo by: Salis
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