Can someone please identify the brown bird feeding on peanuts in my garden in County Mayo, Ireland (west coast) please. I think female house sparrow but some have suggested siskin or meadow pipit
You are correct, Raymond. It is a female House Sparrow. And of course there's a Goldfinch hiding round the back.
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In reply to TeeJay:
Many thanks. well done too on the hidden bird. we get a lot of golffinch
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