This is not a bird buddy, but he is what hunts my mourning doves, and other birds. The red tail hawk hunts on sunny blue days, and has come to sit in my patio chair early mornings. He is the predator, and I must protect my birds!
cooper’s hawk (Accipiter cooperii) is a medium-sized hawk native to the North American continent and found from Southern Canada to Northern Mexico . As in many birds of prey , the male is smaller than the female.