22 Jan '12, 7am

Woman Rescues Chirping, Injured Hummingbird | Care2 Causes

Woman Rescues Chirping, Injured Hummingbird | Care2 Causes

Written by Gwenn Jansch of New York I was at a strip mall in Annapolis, Maryland when I walked past a bank and heard a chirp. I looked down to see a hummingbird . She had a bright green head with a black bill. The bird was lying on her side and I thought she had possibly flown into the glass part of the window and got the wind knocked out of her. I didn’t think the bird would make it and I took one step away. Just then she said “chirp, chirp” and the clouds started to rain a little. I looked around and saw a pet store. I didn’t know how to care for a hummingbird, but I had a plan. I bent down and talked softly to her as I scooped up the tiny bird in my hands. Her heart was beating rapidly and of all things, she stood up in my hand and chirped. I knew she would make it now. She fell over, but stood up again so I put her in my palm and held my other hand over her to keep the...

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