Photos: Raising baby hummingbirds

By on Mon, July 5, 2010

Cheri Parr
Two tiny hummingbird eggs.
Barry Parr
Mother hummingbird in the nest. The eggs have hatched, but the babies are still tiny.
Barry Parr
Feeding the baby hummingbirds.
Barry Parr
These two babies will leave the nest in about a week.

We posted a picture of eggs in a backyard hummingbird nest a couple of weeks ago. We set up a blind in our bedroom and got some nice pictures of the mother raising her babies.

Last week, the babies left the nest.