Really striking photo of a robin. Did you know robins are really brave birds and will often come close to gardeners who are digging in the soil in the hope they'll find a worm or other snack! # conservation
European Robin (Erithacus rubecula), most commonly known in Anglophone Europe simply as the Robin, is a small insectivorous passerine bird that was formerly classed as a member of the thrush family (Turdidae), but is now considered to be a chat.
British Robins .Wherever I've lived there has always been a robin who has totally befriended me - It's unusual to see two sitting together like this; despite their endearing image they are very aggressive little birds, and will fight to the death over their territory.
Robin (Erithacus Rubecula) Displaying in Snow, Nr Bradworthy, Devon, UK Photographic Print by Ross Hoddinott. Find art you love and shop high-quality art prints, photographs, framed artworks and posters at satisfaction guaranteed.
“I was aksin’ if you see much of your granddaddy these days.” Jim felt as if the stuffing had been knocked out of him. But how could he expect the boy to give a little if he clammed up every time Shamayal asked a question? “He died.” Embarrassed, the boy shuffled in his seat. “It happened in his garden. A neighbour found a robin standing guard on his fork handle. I can’t imagine any other bird doing that.” (A Funeral for and Owl, www.jane-davis.co.uk)