Pink-sided Dark-eyed Junco

Dark-eyed Juncos are small birds of the sparrow family. They are typically dark in the head and back, and light in the chest area. There are several sub-species of this cute little bird. This is the pink-sided more... subspecies of the Dark-eyed Junco. These are similar in plumage to the Oregon subspecies, but are generally less vibrantly colored. They live in the Rocky Mountains.