The weirdest thing just happened

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by gritsar, May 25, 2011.

  1. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    I'm running around outside trying to get all my outside chores done before night and the storms comes again. I notice the hummingbird feeders are pretty much empty. I have the mixture for the feeders all ready in the house, so I took them down one at a time and brought them in for a cleaning and a refilling.

    I took the one feeder back out and several hummers immediately descended on it. I take the second feeder back out and there's a hummer hovering around the bracket that holds the 2nd feeder up. I holler at him to be patient while I struggle to reach high enough to hang the feeder back up. Living in a house designed for and built by tall people, my short butt is always struggling to reach things.

    The hummer got tired of waiting and landed on my arm, sticking his/her little neck out trying to reach the feeder in my hand.

    Dagnabbit, even the wild critters around here are turning me into their servant! [​IMG]
  2. hikerchick

    hikerchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    Dover, PA
    That has got to be the coolest thing I have ever heard. What a blessing!
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

  4. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    How awesome!!!!!
  5. mom'sfolly

    mom'sfolly Overrun With Chickens

    Feb 15, 2007
    Austin area, Texas
    That is freaking cool!!!!
  6. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
  7. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Hungry, hungry hummer.
    Grateful to its Gritsar.

    It is as it should be. [​IMG]

    Nature knows Nurture.
  8. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    How awesome is that!!

  9. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 25, 2010
    Kansas City
    Pretty friendly hummingbirds you have there! [​IMG]
  10. terrilhb

    terrilhb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 11, 2010
    [​IMG] that is so awesome.

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