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Northern Cardinal ( Male )
What goes ‘peck, bang, peck, bang, peck, bang’ ?
A bunch of chickens in a field full of balloons !
Interesting Fact: The male cardinal fiercely defends its breeding territory from other males. When a male sees its reflection in glass surfaces, it frequently will spend hours fighting the imaginary intruder. ( https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Northern_Cardinal/lifehistory )