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Pool Party Number Five A record 30 hummingbirds bathe together at one time during this morning’s wash! You’d never know they will be harassing each other in five minutes’ time…

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Gina BucklerI love watching them, yes they love to pick on each other , can't wait to put my feeder , I think they are so awesome , remember them as a kid growing watching them at my Grandparents and I had loved them ever since 💞

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Linda PerlerMichael Wiens where can we find constructions for this birdbath? Awesome

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Shelley White Dove SchoenrockYou can find these fountains at many local hardware stores.

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Janet Rickabaugh WhiteAmazing! And I can't even have two at the same feeder without picking on each other!!

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Lynn HitchcockThis is so awesome. It will be May until I see a hummer, and then it will just be one or two, but I love them!!!!! Checking the migration map on hummingbirds.net weekly. C'mon little ones! Fly!

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Paul OberlanderOne more week and the frenzy will start here in the Upstate of South Carolina! 😄

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Robert D BoydLove it! Since I've been in Florida have only seen 2 Ruby's (only kind on east coast).

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Donna J CoulsonEdna-mae Grimmett-Green I have a special love for Hummingbirds (even though they are not Australian) 💕 💕

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Tita EdwardsMy favorite little littles!

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Mirian NapolitanoNao tem como nao se apaixonar!!❤❤❤❤❤

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Christine HinksI love this❤️

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Danita Massetta

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Gayle Wayne Chamberlainamazing would love to see this in person

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Brenda VianPretty amazing.

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Michelle PylantCoolest.....fountain.....everrrrr!!!

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Julie ThompsonAwesome! Can hardly wait for spring!

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Jolene MageeLove it I can watch that over and over and over

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Denise BurcarOmg just Beautiful

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Marla PetersSo sweet

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Lucie McBlaneLove it!!

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Myrna PinedoHow beautiful!

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Barb Hermeierthank you for sharing

2 days ago
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Jean PopeThey are soooo cute... Love em

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Edna-mae Grimmett-GreenThey are such happy little birds. They Bright 'n my day💝

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Renee Adams StoopsI love it!

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Sunny day for Gloria and chicks
Gloria and her chicks catch a break in the weather.
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Milaka StrandYesterday was a beautiful day for the Northwest. I can't wait until we have consistently sunny days. All of this rain has been a real drag. :( I keep seeing mama hummingbirds coming up to my patio to feed and they are drenched, most likely from covering their kids or eggs to keep them warm.

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Gloria feeds her chicks
Gloria, the Anna's Hummingbird feeds her young chicks in Hummingbird Hills. Even though food is hard for her to find during our unseasonably cold spring, her chicks are thriving!
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Rodríguez MarieMaravilloso, gracias por compartir 🌻

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Rodríguez MarieFeliz y bendecido domingo 🌈

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Breakfast at Gloria's.
Gloria sneaks in with breakfast for her chicks.
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Linda Mix, Jessie Wyatt Warren and 92 others like this

Michelle BullockThey grow so fast! This is a wonderful video, such detail!

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Myra BurkeBeautiful video

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Dorothy WinnettSo amazing, I love springtime, Thanks for sharing ♥

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It's a first peek at Gloria's chicks!
It's a first peek at Gloria's chicks!
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Laura RamboMy favorite part is when the mothers settle in on top of their tiny chicks.

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Milaka StrandBeautiful Gloria bringing more beauty into the world <3

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Lorna RolphYou wouldn't even know there was a nest there!

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Brenda SandefurGrowing ..sweetly!

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I think Rosy's chicks have hatched!
Despite the horrible weather, I think Rosy's chicks have hatched!
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Brenda SandefurShe sure is a beautiful emerald Green!! <3 and deep nest hides teeny babies awe!!

2 weeks ago
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Milaka StrandHow wonderful <3

2 weeks ago
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Margaret JenkinsLooks like it

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Gerri DowBeautiful! :)

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Kathleen Marie Mattos=)

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Gloria's Chicks Hatched.
Gloria's chicks have hatched! It's the first hatchings in Hummingbird Hills this year!
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Julie BrennanCamouflage nest! Cool, and smart. We have hourly hummingbird exposure (and even a "pet" Buzzy who is around us all the time and comes when called....but so far, no nests that we can see. Anybody know how large (in comparison to the parents) the babies would be at the point they are using the feeders? We live in Orange Cty Ca.....our focus is our pet hummers.

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Daniella Carolina Giordano...Awww, welcome to this world tiny little creatures <3

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Desi DerataSo glad! And it's been so cold!

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Nilda Ines Gonzalezhermosa mamà

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Robert D BoydWow. Have lived in Fl for 5 yrs and have only seen 2 hummers????

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Rosy comes back with some webbing
Rosy wipes a bit more web on her nest.
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Gail WallerThey are so tiny to make such a good nest.

3 weeks ago
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Brenda SandefurShe made a beautiful nest!!

3 weeks ago
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Melanie ReedSo amazing!

3 weeks ago
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Michelle BullockImpressive!

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Debi DenningLove her 😊❤❤❤

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Rosy makes her nest a bit warmer
Rosy makes her nest a bit warmer.
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Brenda SandefurAnother little Rosie makes a nest. ohh she is pretty, love her little heart on side of her neck! <3

3 weeks ago   ·  1
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Susie KarvalicsI watched a female the other morning picking at the nesting ball. Both nesting balls look pretty ragged. They're busy

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Here's Rosy
Introducing...Rosy. She has made a nest in a laurel bush in my back yard. Rosy has two neck patches which distinguish her from the other Anna's Hummingbirds around. She has a perfect view of the three feeders which I keep well stocked.
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Carol LeBlancIs this now Eric?

3 weeks ago

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Linda Gail SmithI had my first hummer I have ever seen yesterday in Florida.

3 weeks ago
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Kathryn Porter BremnerI ❤ hummingbirds! I hope I can attract them this summer.

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Patrick IzzoBeautiful as always <3

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Debi DenningShe's precious!

3 weeks ago
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Kim SorlieHow awesome.

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Michelle BullockSweet! I look forward to your awesome pics and videos!

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Susie KarvalicsEric. How far apart do you place your feeders?

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Hummingbirds up close shared a memory.

From six years ago, Sweetiebird on her eggs in a snowstorm.
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Lots of snow today! I was afraid Sweetiebird the hummingbird was buried under but she actually has a little sheltered oasis in the tree. She is still protecting her eggs and doing fine, fingers crossed.

From six years ago, Sweetiebird on her eggs in a snowstorm.

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Linda Gail SmithWhere is this?

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Hummingbirds up close shared a post.

Thanks to those responsible for this chart.
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Thanks to those responsible for this chart.

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Linda TackettI love my Hummers!!! My little girl visited me this afternoon!

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Diana Drewhave had my annas for the last 2 winters and this year when it got really cold and then the snow whe hav not seen them coming to the feeder on the back covered patio hope they come back

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Patricia Rogers SeligerI get Anna's in my yard all the time in the Phoenix area and have also had Black-Chinned. The Rufous are common in the Payson area, and I think I have seen most of these in southern AZ.

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Rebecca GurneyThey all are so beautiful and I feel so blessed we have nature to love. We get one the Ruby-throated

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Tammy GieseThey forgot the Calliope Hummingbird

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James RagsMy favorite birds :D We have a male Rufous that lives on our front porch year round...and some Anna's that live in our backyard...

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Ange Land DixonI'm in southern Illinois we usually only get ruby throated... I get around 200 a season and I've had 1 black chinned , and 1 Allen's. Come threw ...

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Cynthia EtterMy male Anna that guards my feeder.

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Rebecca Dawn Moonwow all hummingbirds are unique ... one of the most amazing birds !

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Tracy HaglerI love them. They are so entertaining.

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Robert D BoydYou lucky ducks, all we get are Rubbies.

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Cindy LaneWe enjoy watching them

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Ginny Sutton PowellAre most of these in Arizona or how many are ? Anyone ?

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Aliene Graff RutschmanWhere can i get one of these ?

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Marge NihanCounting the days til they come back!

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WildbirdforgeVery Nice!

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Hummingbirds up close added 4 new photos.

Mike has a nest in his yard. This is Her Majesty sitting on one egg.
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Mike has a nest in his yard. This is Her Majesty sitting on one egg.

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Alice BrennanSo irresponsible! Take photos from a respectable distance. You could have easily dislodged nest.

1 month ago   ·  6
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Michelle GoikOMGosh how beautiful, thanks for sharing! I've never come across one, love my birds!!

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Mernie Jones SenchukYou had your HAND right beside the nest?!! What were you thinking??? 😡

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Christine GrantWay too close to that nest

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Ethel AldeaDon't know if getting that close is a good idea

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Sue WilliamsShe looks like my red Ruby's throat love them

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Diane PresleyI <3 Hummingbirds

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Nickie BraytonI love their little nests. They are so cute

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Lisa Marie EdwardsShe does have a look of royalty!! 👑

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Cindy ShawWow that's so neat!

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Lucretia Acquaviva DanielIncredible how tiny their nests are!

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Becky WayteAre they nesting already? Is this BC?

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Debbie ClayBeautiful

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Sherry Walker MorrisonBeautiful love hummingbirds

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Angela Bergelt StreetWhere do you live???

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Delwin Ellam JrShelley Loring

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I just got back from Alaska where I was helping a BBC Wildlife film crew find and film hummingbirds. It was a great adventure and I learned a lot! This website happened because I had a very prolific hummingbird in my yard. My wife and I called her Sweetiebird and she has had six generations of chicks in our yard. I filmed the last four generations in HD video and learned a lot about hummingbirds. Since then, it’s become a passion of mine. I have been a photographer all my life and I love photographing these birds. The HD video is really a great way to see them. The image quality is stunning and the process of watching the birth and growth of these hummingbird chicks is fascinating and beautiful. A large part of the joy is watching the day by day growth of the chicks and then the anticipation of flight. Sweetiebird has since passed on but has been replaced by Flower. As well as filming the birds in my yard, I watch the hummingbirds in a small bit of protected forest near my home called Hummingbird Hills. I have filmed about 60 hummingbird nests from egg to flight now and have gathered amazing information about the little birds – where and when they nest, the mortality rate, and even some of their social structure. Each nest is different and fascinating and I have been able to film some very interesting sequences. The pursuit of hummingbirds has become a passion for me and I look forward to each day with a camera when I am able to have a peek into their tiny, private world.

I also have a Facebook page which you can find by clicking on the link and you can see some of the drama that goes on as I watch these birds. Sometimes birds get their nests upset, or fall prey to other forces of nature. These are wild birds and things do not always go as planned. When I find a distressed bird or nest, I take it to Wild ARC, which is it’s best hope. They do amazing work out there, and if you want to help wild birds and animals, please donate to Wild ARC. They do a great job of saving wild birds and animals that would otherwise be left to suffer and die. They have helped me several times when I needed assistance for hummingbirds and other animals.

If you like what we have to offer, please consider a donation to help keep the site running and more filming coming!





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