Fauna of Saskatchewan 7

Brown Thrasher

Toxostoma rufum

Location: Queen Elizabeth Park, Regina

Interesting facts:

 – The Brown Thrasher is very protective of its nest. It may strike at dogs and humans.

 – Brown Thrashers leave the nest when they are only nine to thirteen days old.

 – It has a large repository of songs; possibly up to 3000.

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~ by emanate80 on April 24, 2012.

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