07 Jan '12, 7am

Engineer Saves Hummingbird Trapped in Warehouse & Gets Surprise Visit by Flock | Care2 Causes

Engineer Saves Hummingbird Trapped in Warehouse & Gets Surprise Visit by Flock | Care2 Causes

Written by Paul O’Connor of Florida I was employed as an electrical engineer at an industrial electronic supplier just south of Birmingham, Alabama. I was the last to leave for the day and was checking to make sure the warehouse was locked when I noticed a very small bird lying on the floor near the office door. It was a ruby-throated hummingbird. At first I thought it was dead, another victim of being caught in the warehouse unable to fly out, distracted by the white ceiling and the lights. As I approached her, she started to move her head a little. I decided to move fast and gently cupped her in my hands to keep her from escaping back within the warehouse. I could feel her trying to escape from my hands so I made a hasty retreat for the outside. When I made it outside, I opened my hands as she took flight. She was only able to fly about ten feet and hit the ground. At th...

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