Hummingbird

are hummingbirds friendly to humans

Are Hummingbirds Friendly To Humans?

Hummingbirds are fascinating creatures who are, on the whole, friendly towards humans. After all we are so much bigger than them and we feed them so why would they want to attack us? Reasons Hummingbirds Can Attack Considering their size, hummingbirds can be aggressive, but most of the time if […]

how to stop a bully hummingbird

How To Stop A Bully Hummingbird!

When hummingbird season arrives it’s great to see them come and investigate your yard before feeding. You may find, however, that one or two seem to be bullying the others. To find out how you stop a bully hummingbird, you first need to find out what it is that makes […]

where do hummingbirds go in the winter

Where Do Hummingbirds Go in the Winter?

Hummingbirds are the smallest birds on the planet. That begs the question. How do such frail bodies cope with the colder months of the year? Many sightings in North America prove that winter hummingbirds actually exist and that the cold weather doesn’t pose much of a threat to their tiny […]

when to stop feeding hummingbirds

When to Stop Feeding Hummingbirds?

There’s a common misconception among those of us who are quite fond of hummingbirds that leaving our feeders up all year long stops the birds from embarking on their migration journey. Our first instinct upon hearing this myth is to rush outside and take our bird feeders down. But are […]

plants that attract hummingbirds

The Top 8 Plants That Attract Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds, those tiny flying daredevils that captured our hearts with their beautiful vibrant colors and fascinating habits. The way they flutter through the air from plant to plant is a true sight for sore eyes, but the question is, how can we attract them so we can enjoy the company […]

getting a hummingbird out of your garage

How to Get Hummingbirds Out of a Garage!

Despite being the highly intelligent balls of fluff that they are, hummingbirds can find themselves trapped in a garage or house in the pursuit of nectar and insects. We still like to believe that hummingbirds are some quite shrewd birds, but these tiny things can actually mistake the emergency release […]

hummingbirds as pets

Can You Keep A Hummingbird As A Pet?

Hummingbirds are simply majestic in every sense of the word. These tiny balls of fluff are just so unique and beautiful that it makes a lot of people want to keep them as pets. But is it possible to keep a hummingbird as a pet? Let’s find out. Hummingbirds As […]

what time of day do hummingbirds feed

What Time Of Day Do Hummingbirds Feed?

Hummingbirds are prolific eaters. They use up a huge amount of energy and need to feed several times an hour throughout the day. They generally rest at night then first thing in the morning they’re busy at the feeders. Let’s take a closer look at when they eat. When do […]

is red dye bad for hummingbirds

Is Red Dye Bad For Hummingbirds?

When making sugar water for hummingbirds a lot of people are unsure whether or not to add red dye to the mixture. It is generally considered that red dye is harmful to hummers, but this hasn’t actually been proven. Earlier dyes were associated with carcinogens, so they were avoided before […]