Eastern Bluebird Photo Gallery
What does the Eastern Bluebird look like?
Eastern Bluebirds are small thrushes. They have big round heads with large eyes, stout bodies, short tails and legs with long wings. Males have dark blue upper bodies and wings, red breasts and white bellies. Females have grayish upper bodies, blue wings and dull orange breasts.
Eastern Bluebird Habitat
Eastern Bluebird Facts
Eastern Bluebirds primary eat insects but will eat plant matter and occasionally small reptiles and amphibians. Chipmunks and squirrels prey on their eggs and adults often fall victim to birds of prey, raccoons and snakes. Look for their brilliant blue color when hiking along trails in open forests.