Male House Finch
House finches are rarely seen walking on the ground. They are known for their hopping abilities, they will place both feet together and hop from location to location.
Finches loves to visit feeders year round in numbers.
During the spring the birds love to frequent trees and bushes to eat small berries and the insects that visit them.
The males finches are rosy red around the face and upper breast with prominant streaking on the belly, back and tail which make the bird stand out against the bare tree branches.