Hummingbirds  

I spent over a decade raising orphaned baby hummingbirds here in the San Francisco Bay Area. Now I’m retired, I would like to share how hummingbirds can guide us to appreciate nature in astonishing ways.   Thanks for visiting, Birdie Girl

 

My Hummingbird Photos
©Sherburn LaBelle

 

Hummingbirds Are An Inspiration: My Art Work About Hummingbirds
©Sherburn LaBelle

Some Fun Hummingbird Footage

FROM YOUTUBE VIDEO Hummingbirds of California--- some stay, some come to breed & some are passing through. Appearing here are Allen's, Anna's, Black-Chinned, Calliope, Costa's and Rufous Hummingbird. Enjoy. Special thanks for the people that filmed these. To see more...

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HANDLE WITH CARE from Reader’s Digest

BY SY MONTGOMERY FROM THE BOOK BIRDOLOGY Reader's Digest, June 2015(About Me & my Hummers!) ILLUSTRATION BY CHRIS BUZELLI (detail) These fragile baby hummingbirds needed a mom. Instead, they got me. WHEN THEY WERE FOUND, the infants were nearly dead. Hatching from...

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About ArtNews: An Artist That Likes Birds

I like tromping through wetlands, forests and the high desert just to get a glimpse of a bird. It doesn’t necessary have to be a rare bird, but if it is, it made my day.  I am an artist.  Sometimes, I draw birds, but not as much as I would like. Sometimes,...

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Birdology by Sy Montgomery

Birdology: Adventures With A Pack of Hens, A Peck of Pigeons, Cantankerous Crows, Fierce Falcons, Hip Hop Parrots, Baby Hummingbirds, and One Murderously Big Living Dinosaur Simon & Schuster, ISBN 978-1416569848 Birdology by Sy Montgomery Birdology From the Publisher:...

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