Help with bird ID

katiekat .

Hi everyone, I have this bird coming to my feeder every day and i just can't figure out what it is. It is a very basic looking gray bird. I'm in Georgia, any ideas on what it is?

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vinmarks

Maybe a female brown headed cow bird?

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katiekat .

Wow, you are Right! I didnt realize the females looked like this but i just looked it up! Thank you so much! We have alot of brown headed cowbirds so this makes sense.

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vinmarks

Not sure you knew this but cow birds lay their eggs in other birds nests and the other bird ends up raising their young.

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RescueMom

Yes, vinmarks. Sadly, they are partly responsible for the decline of the woodthrush for this reason. 🙁

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