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Anna Belani-Ellis

4325 Third Avenue, San Diego, CA, USA


This little bird has shown at my feeders since yesterday, looking very ruffled. He stays for extended periods on my feeder, motionless which is very odd for a hummingbird. And when he bends to feed, I can see a gap/patch at his neck making me think he has been injured. Any suggestions on what I could do?


Sick behavior

Injured Hummingbird

One reply on “Injured Hummingbird”

Ava says:

I think the best thing to do is to just leave him be. As long as he can fly and he’s still eating then he will probably be fine.

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