Drought in Texas to Affect Hummingbirds

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by pirtykitty, Aug 29, 2011.

  1. well.. looks like i'll be buying a hummingbird feeder this week
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    At one point a couple of weeks ago, the hummers were emptying our two 1 quart hummingbird feeders daily. They've slacked off a bit.
  3. OtterCreekRanch

    OtterCreekRanch Songster

    Mar 16, 2011
    NE Texas
    Yup my grandma feeds the hummingbirds at her house and they are going through a ton of "juice". I watched several hummingbirds come and go over a hours time and drink it down several inches the other day. I am not sure how many she has that are coming to her feeder but it must be alot. Wish I could feed them here but I am afraid I would accidentally feed some of the neighborhood cats.
  4. Eris

    Eris Chirping

    Aug 15, 2011
    El Paso, Texas
    We've just noticed a few humming birds on our property and decided to buy a feeder today for them.

    I'm glad to be doing my part in helping [​IMG]

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