Shy birds, hermit thrushes generally keep to themselves. Here in New England I often hear one calling in the woods near our house in the late winter or early spring. A migratory bird like his cousin the robin, the hermit thrush is seldom seen this time of year, when the foliage has fallen and the days grow short. >>more
Interested readers can now access my latest Humane Medicine column — Out of Season — recently published in the Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.