What other birds are using your hummer feeder?

chinamigarden(z5 MI)July 19, 2008

What other birds are you finding on your hummingbird feeder? My daughter took some pictures of a red bellied woodpecker on our hummingbird feeder yesterday. What's on yours?

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christy2828(8a)

I have a chickadee that likes to drink out of the ant moat :) Christy

    Bookmark   July 19, 2008 at 8:30PM
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ctnchpr

Back in the Spring, a Downy Woodpecker and a Tufted Titmouse used mine.

    Bookmark   July 20, 2008 at 3:00PM
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tomatozilla

We get whopper orioles! They are the most furtive of birds and they make a "chuck chuck" ugly noise I learned to recognize and when I hear it I dash to the window to see if I can spot one, it's tough because they won't even let me look at them through the blinds. We use the glass 27 oz feeders and the orioles hang upside down with their feet around the plasticized wire the feeder hangs from to use the feeder. They must be able to get something like this because they keep coming back. They are really gorgeous and huge.

    Bookmark   July 22, 2008 at 4:46PM
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nicole__(z5Colorado)

House finches try to swing the feeder to get it to drip. :0)

    Bookmark   July 23, 2008 at 8:51AM
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lv6b

In early May I got a baltimore oriole. He attached himself to the window feeder and scolded me. Needless to say I got a very good look at him! I've seen a downy woodpecker on the tube-shaped feeder. And a purple finch drinking out of the top of a saucer shaped feeder

    Bookmark   July 23, 2008 at 10:41AM
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dagenester(9)

I get Flickers, lesser goldfinches, and even had a White Winged Dove attempt to snag some Hummingbird grub. :)

    Bookmark   July 23, 2008 at 5:22PM
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zebz(7-8)

Downy Woodpeckers for sure, chickadees try.

zee

    Bookmark   July 23, 2008 at 6:32PM
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