Category Archives: Sharp-Shinned Hawk

Sharp Shinned Hawk In Distant Tree

I was out in the backyard early in the morning and I could hear the Blue Jays going nuts in their calls.  I kept searching in the trees behind my backyard, and I finally saw what they were so upset about. If I’m not mistaken, this is a Sharp-Shinned Hawk.  It was clearly hunting, scanning […]

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Juvenile Sharp-Shinned Hawk Stalking Prey On My Fence

Update:  This may not be a Cooper’s Hawk after all.  It might be a Sharp-Shinned Hawk. Confirmed:  It’s a Sharp-Shinned Hawk. I’m telling you, something weird is going on.  I had a field day today with the variety of birds.  I haven’t really changed anything in my backyard recently, yet the variety of birds appearing […]

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