According to the CBC, the black-capped chickadee is the unofficial bird of Ottawa.
CLICK HERE for that story.
|"It is a passerine bird in the tit family Paridae."|
We are not the only people who have had them tap on a window to inform homeowners that the feeders need filling.
And one year in late August, I would have sworn that a chickadee was letting me know (not in English, of course) that it was time to start feeding the birds again.
For more information about this tough little bird, CLICK HERE.