|Red-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta canadensis)|
- An extended hind toe and short tail aid in running around the sides of trees.
- They hoard food by hammering it into the bark of trees.
- They put sticky pitch around their nest holes, apparently to discourage predators, pests or rivals.
- A group of nuthatches is know as a "jar."
|A Dark-eyed Junco shares the feeder|