Definition of red-shouldered hawk in English:
A common North American hawk having reddish-brown shoulders and dark wings with white spots.
- Buteo lineatus
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- I know blue jays can be trained to talk and mimic just about any bird, but I had only heard them mimic red-shouldered hawks and broad-winged hawks in the wild before.
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