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House finch

Haemorhous mexicanus


Looks like this finch was blind with a pox virus or mites! :(

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Hema 6 years ago

It looks healthy otherwise. i hope that it is able to combat it!

MrsPbio 6 years ago

I will venture to say this is a house finch with conjunctivitis. It is unfortunately a rather common disease in finches who frequent poorly-maintained bird feeders. Highly contagious. Poor thing!

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Concord, California, USA

Spotted on Mar 16, 2015
Submitted on Mar 16, 2015

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