We were eating breakfast and a really loud shrieking was coming from the back yard, on the way out I grabbed the camera... there he was sitting way up on the power line. Took a shot! with a camera silly..
I returned to breakfast...again with the loud shrieking... what is up with that? Per internet this is a red tailed hawk, the most common in North America and he was shrieking to claim his territory. NO OTHERS HUNTING ALLOWED UPDATE: TexWisGirl thinks he is a Red Shoulder. Feel free to tell me what he is.
Me thinks he is a HAWK
I stood staring up in the tree, could not see him anywhere, He moved slightly and he was 20 feet up over my head.. Giving me the
In this tree...
He doesn't seem to be to happy with the snappy lady snapping her camera. thrilling, even though HE ATE ALL OUR BIRDS..
thank you to Andrea Priebe, who in the comments said a juvenile red shoulder and asked if the sound was like the one i had. It is not. i found the Red shoulder sound and have added it...the second one down is what we see and hear.