Male american kestrels have a gray and red back with a gray head with a big red dot in the middle and their chest is white with black dots and reddish coloring. The underpart of the wings are white with black dots. The top of the wings are gray and black, their tail is red. American kestrels eat mainly insects and bugs but they also eat small rodents, reptiles and bats. American kestrels live all over North America and Canada they live in deserts, fields cities and parks. American kestrels make a loud high pitched kli sounds.