Catbird had hit North facing side of Richard Building. This bird had been there a couple of days - I think.
Waldo County, Maine, US
Heard calling with distinctive catlike mew. Seen gray bird with dull orange under tail
They were eating the pokeweed (surprise) and "meow"ing up a storm but weren't especially interested in being photographed.
The Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis), also spelled Grey Catbird, is a medium-sized northern American perching bird of the mimid family. It is the only member of the "catbird" genus Dumetella. Like the Black Catbird (Melanoptila glabrirostris), it is among the basal lineages of the Mimidae, probably a closer relative of the Caribbean thrasher and trembler assemblage than of the mockingbirds and Toxostoma thrashers. In some areas it is known as the Slate-colored Mockingbird.