They look like they are kissing. Really, they are quarreling. They are playing dominance games and one bird or the other should back down. Except a lot of the time, they don’t back down. They squabble, but afterward, they go back to pillaging seeds.

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  1. I didn’t know this about goldfinches, Marilyn.


    • I think this is true of almost all birds, even doves. Some birds are pushier than others, but they definitely have a hierarchy as do cats and dogs and other animals that sometimes form groups.

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  2. Looks like one of them is staring the other one down!


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