Giving his lady a treat

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This Bluebird pair are regulars. He often brings her treats. She seems to enjoy it.

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Beautiful photos. Are you sure that's not an immature bird that is being fed?
Thanks! Yes, they've been visiting together for a couple weeks or more. She can feed herself easily, but he seems to woo her by bringing her whole worms. Was wondering about this myself, but I've read this is typical behavior.

There is also more speckling on the fledglings. This is from last year, with the female feeding a fledgling:
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