The American Robin - Turdus migratorius, is a migratory songbird of the thrush family. This species is distributed throughout North America, wintering from southern Canada to central Mexico and along the Pacific Coast. Photo by Jacob S.
I love robins. When I was in school 'harbinger' was the spelling word of the week, and the example of its use was "Robins are the harbinger of spring." I have always remembered that and welcome the sight of the first robin and the promise of spring.