Red-backed Shrike

Red-backed Shrike

Observation - Red-backed Shrike - UK and Ireland. Description: Red-backed Shrike . I watched this bird for about 10 minutes - it swooped down many times into long grass from its perch at the top of Elder and Blackthorn bushes. It didn't seem to mind several people watching it. Too far away for good photos - these ar

Red-backed Shrike . I watched this bird for about 10 minutes - it swooped down many times into long grass from its perch at the top of Elder and Blackthorn bushes. It didn't seem to mind several people watching it. Too far away for good photos - these are heavily cropped.