Goldfinch with enormous claws

I took this (very poor!!!) shot of a Goldfinch in my garden yesterday. Over the years I have seen many birds with the finches disease but I have never see a Goldie with claws this long - it seems to be  OK at the moment but not sure of its long term chances!

Posted April 27th, 2015 at 11:39 am by Roy Churchill in Bird News