hair raising

by Janie Reis
(Oroville,california)

Working in my garden I have humming birds buzz me all the time. Recently I have a humming bird buzz me and then come back and pull my hair. I told my daughter who lives a mile away. She said she had the same experience. I had never heard anyone tell me that before. Is that common behavior?

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Apr 30, 2015
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hair raising
by: Brook

hi Janie,

Most likely you were too close to the nest and you were being scared away.

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by: Susan

It's nest building time. I wonder if the hummingbird thought your hair would be perfect to line their nest!

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