As if to deny that, Bobby suddenly shot down the slope in answer to a cry of alarm from a song thrush.
In the Trossachs, in Scotland, I followed a song thrush about for a long time, attracted by its peculiar song.
Years ago the song thrush was looked upon as a permanent resident so far as Britain was concerned.
This species is smaller than the song thrush, and has much resemblance to the fieldfare.
Indeed the song thrush is to a very great extent migratory in the northern shires, its place being partially taken by the Redwing.
Like the song thrush it finds a determined enemy in the magpie, against which it often defends itself with success.
More delicate than the song thrush, he would not digest mere bran and water.
Take one instance, a song thrush reared in a nest in our own garden.