Baby Hummingbirds: All You Need To Know

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Hummingbirds are much-loved visitors in the garden. These birds fascinate us with their amazing flying ability and their return year after year on their annual migrations. But how much do we know about baby hummingbirds? Very few people get to see or learn about these tiny creatures. In this article, I’ll teach you all about: …

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How Do Hawks Hunt: All You Need To Know

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Hawks are some of the most efficient hunters in nature. Although these birds are no danger to humans unless you corner them or approach their nests, the same can’t be said for small animals like rodents and birds that live in fear of attacks from above.  If you’re as fascinated by these creatures as I …

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How To Keep Ants Out Of Hummingbird Feeder

how to keep ants out of a hummingbird feeder

One of the biggest challenges in keeping hummingbirds happy and well-fed in your yard is dealing with unwanted insects. Ants, in particular, can be very frustrating as they constantly march to and from our feeders, stealing their nectar and keeping our favorite birds away.  To help you manage this problem, and keep an ant-proof hummingbird …

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16 Interesting Facts About Cardinal Birds

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Have you seen a bright red bird with a tall crest hopping around in your neighborhood? No, it probably wasn’t an escaped tropical bird from the zoo but rather America’s own Northern Cardinal. If you ask me, this is one of the best-looking birds out there, and in my quest to learn more about them, …

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Best Flowers For Bees: 20 Flowers To Attract Bees

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Bees are such wonderful creatures to have in the yard, always hard at work collecting pollen and nectar for the hive. It’s easy to underestimate how important these little pollinators are for us and life on Earth.   Seeing bees buzzing around out in the yard always brings a smile to my face so I’ve looked …

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6 Tips On How To Get Rid Of Starlings

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European starlings are actually really cool birds, with loads of personality and clearly a lot of intelligence. The problem is that they’re not native outside of Europe and Asia and can be a bit of a pest, often taking over the feeder and bullying the other birds a little. As much as we might wish …

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