How do I detect a female from a male hummingbird?

Answer ThroatExamine the color of the hummingbird's throat, also known as the gorget. The ruby-throated hummingbird, North America's most common hummingbird, is famous for the deep red plumage on its thro... Read More »

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How do I tell if a hummingbird is a male or female?

AppearanceMale hummingbirds tend to have colorful, reflective plumage on their throat. This plumage is called a gorget, and is used to attract mates. Female hummingbirds lack gorgets--their throat... Read More »

How do I tell the difference between a male& female hummingbird?

Check the ThroatLook for a spot of red on the throat. In the spring, male ruby-throated hummingbirds sport a bright red band on their necks; females will have white feathers, while juvenile males s... Read More »

Is it best to have 2 female dogs or a male&a female?

On One Hand: Same Sex Dogs Compete For Social RankAdding another dog to your household requires careful consideration of several factors, as temperament, breed and age influence the outcome. Howeve... Read More »

How to Detect Pregnancy in Your Female Dog?

Female dogs can become pregnant just as much as female humans can. Though, not all female dogs become pregnant. This article will teach you how to spot if your dog is pregnant or not.