Cute Bird – but what is it??

I need a little help on this one, if anyone can be of help.  I photographed this bird last month down in the Big Bend area of West Texas.   I feel that it is one of the sparrow species, but I am enough of a novice to admit that I may be wrong about that. 🙂

Unknown - un-retouched

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My Bird Calendar for 2011

I am proud to announce that I received my shipment of my “Texas Tweeties 2011” calendars.  Twelve months of beautiful bird photos.  If anyone is interested, contact me at,  or   You may also call me at 325-944-1839.

Happy Birding to all!!