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Red-tailed Hawk Pictures
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Red Tailed Hawk In Tree


Red Tailed Hawk In Tree

Red Tailed Hawk Perched Closeup


Red Tailed Hawk Perched Closeup

Red Tailed Hawk Perched Closeup

Red Tailed Hawk Perched


Red Tailed Hawk Perched

Red Tailed Hawk Eating Squirrel


Red Tailed Hawk Eating Squirrel

Red Tailed Hawk Standing In Snow


Red Tailed Hawk Standing In Snow

Red Tailed Hawk Closeup of Face


Red Tailed Hawk Closeup of Face

Red Tailed Hawk With Squirrel Carcass


Red Tailed Hawk With Squirrel Carcass

Red-tailed Hawk Laying Down


Red-tailed Hawk Laying Down

Red-tailed Hawk Standing


Red-tailed Hawk Standing
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Pictures of Red-Tailed Hawks.

The Red Tailed Hawk is an extremely common hawk found through out North America and Mexico.  It is the most common hawk in North America. The Red-tailed hawk has brown and black wings with white underwings. It has a white belly with dark streaks throughout. It's head is a lighter brown, streaked with white. It has a reddish tail that varies in shade. Baby Red-Tailed hawks have a dark brown tail with a black band.

The Red Tailed hawk eats a wide range of prey, from insects to small to medium rodents, small birds and bats and fish. It will eat its larger prey on the ground and perch to eat a small meal.

The Red Tailed hawk mates for life. They offer one brood of 2-3 eggs per year. Babies stay in the nests for up to 46 days.