[CT Birds] Unusual Grackle Behavior

Mike VanValen mikefuture95 at yahoo.com
Thu Jun 19 12:52:56 EDT 2014

I saw a common grackle flying off with a chipmunk in it's beak recently. The only thing i can think of is that the bird picked up roadkill (we have a ton of chipmunks). Grackles aren't equipped to tackle a rodent, or am I wrong about that? 

Mike C. Van Valen
H.E.R.P. Officer
International Board - NAFHA

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