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About Hummingbirds - Hummingbirds.net

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Do hummingbirds migrate by riding "piggyback" on other birds? This persistent bit of folklore - usually ...

Hummingbird: Canada goose, migration, winter, myth

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Hummingbird: It is a myth that a hummingbird hitchhikes on the back of a Canada ... had to hitch rides on bigger birds--just like folks used to believe that hummingbirds ... What are some other hummingbird myths? (Part 1). Hummingbirds have no legs or feet. Obviously, hummingbirds do not fly continuously around the clock.

Do humminbirds really hitch rides on the backs of other birds ...

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Is it true that hummingbirds migrate south by catching rides on the backs of Canada Geese and other large birds? I remember reading this a ...

how do hummingbirds get to the south when they require a huge ...

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Aug 22, 2006 ... Someone once told me they hitch a ride on the back of a Canada goose. but I ... Do hummingbirds migrate by riding "piggyback" on other birds?

Wild Birds Unlimited: Do Hummingbirds migrate on the backs of ...

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Sep 20, 2008 ... Maybe people originally thought it was impossible for the tiny hummingbird to migrate south on its own and believed that hitching a ride under ...

Everything You Wanted to Know About Hummingbird Migration

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Q: Do hummingbirds really migrate on the backs of geese? ... any hitchhiking hummingbird that didn't starve before its ride finally headed south would have a ...

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May 29, 2009 ... Hummingbirds migrate from the north, usually Canada and New England, ... gardener who has specialized in butterflies and birds since 1979.

Hummingbird Migration - World of Hummingbirds .com

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These little birds can fly far and fast and there are a few types that do this ... Many hummingbirds will also have to cross other obstacles during migration, like the ...

10,000 Birds | Hummingbirds Don't Ride Geese

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Sep 30, 2009 ... Apparently, a reader had heard that hummingbirds ride geese in migration and wanted to ... Yeah…and other birds turn into mice for the winter.

10,000 Birds | Birds Riding Birds

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Oct 1, 2009 ... Though, as was posted yesterday, hummingbirds do not ride geese (or any other species) south during migration, sometimes a bird will briefly ...

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Hummingbird Myths Revealed | Birds & Blooms Magazine

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By Birds & Blooms Editors ... Do hummingbirds ride on geese when they migrate south? ... Myth: Hummingbirds' only natural predators are other, larger birds.

Hummingbird Migration - On the Backs of Geese?

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Hummingbirds do not ride on the backs of hummingbird migration geese ... Compared to other birds, the metabolic rates of hummingbirds are extremely high .

Hummingbird Myths: The "Top Ten" (Plus Two)

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Jul 31, 2008 ... Like other animals, hummingbirds must have an outside source of amino ... to European taxonomists for evaluation the birds' legs were tucked beneath the body ... Its obvious, however, hummers DO have toes, feet, and legs; otherwise .... Thus, we speculate geese are actually riding the stout backs of these ...