The House Finch is a dainty little bird, but if you watch one long enough you are sure to see it puff itself up into a round little ball, and vigorously shake off any dirt that may have collected on his feathers.

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County Denton
City Carrollton
Date May 11, 2005
Time of Day Afternoon
Temperature Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
Weather Cloudy
Habitat Residential-Single Family
Type of Behavior Grooming
Gender Male
Maturity Adult
Observer Chris Jackson
Main Article House Finch Observation Location