My contribution to Eileeninmd's Saturday's Critters #139. I don't often see Nutkin and a chipmunk together in the backyard, but here they are. (Pics are from the 2nd floor, the remote+tripod option is out for now.)
For Anni's I'd Rather B Birdin', here are Mr. Cardinal and his sparrow friends:
Last but not least, a Tiger Swallowtail on butterfly bush:
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