10 Practical Gifts for Bird Lovers

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    Our 10 Top Selling Practical Bird Products for the Holiday Season With the temperatures dropping and natural food sources becoming scarce, we’re preparing our backyards to attract birds this winter. Once temps reach below freezing, your feathered friends need food, water and shelter. Even when most water is frozen over, water is essential for birds in freezing temperatures. Birds get thirsty, like we do! Except they won’t have the convenience of tap water to drink. Heated birdbaths provide your birds with…

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    Bird Housing

    Eagle Scout Project: Bird Walk

    We recently received this email from Chase Kimball, updating us about his Eagle Scout Project. Thank you for sharing, Chase, we’re proud of you. Dear Duncraft, I was in contact with one of your representatives a…

  • Shop Duncraft.com for bird seed and more.
    Birds

    Homemade Bird Bread

    We’ve all heard that birds aren’t supposed to eat bread, but it’s different when you make it from scratch with bird seed and other nutrient-rich ingredients. There’s a difference between the bread we make for ourselves…

  • Shop Duncraft.com to attract more birds to your yard.
    Habitat

    Weeds…Good for Birds?

    Weeds are commonly thought of as more or less the bane of gardeners’ existence. They crowd out the plants you want to see, steal vital food and water from those plants, and take much time and…

  • Shop mealworms and more at Duncraft.com.
    Bird Feeding

    How to Store Mealworms and Seed

    So you’ve bought plenty of food that will attract birds to your yard, but you obviously can’t put it all out there at once. What, then, are you going to do with the extra food that…

  • Protect your birds from predators with predator guards and proper placement.
    Birds & Health

    Protection From Predators

    As humans, we don’t have to worry about being attacked by an animal higher up the food chain when we hang around outside or eat. Backyard birds, meanwhile, constantly have to worry about animals that prey…

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    Bird Feeding

    More Birds with Fewer Refills

    Discover Suet Shield Feeders to Attract More Birds with Fewer Refills! When choosing what feeder you’re going to keep outdoors this winter, it’s important to keep these three things in mind: easy refills, durability and location,…

  • Shop Duncraft.com to attract woodpeckers--away from your house.
    Solutions

    Woodpeckers Are Pecking My House…HELP!

    Rat-a-tat-tat-tat-tat-tat. No, that tapping sound is not a small child walking around banging on the outside of your house with his toy drumsticks, nor is it a wayward construction worker who mistook your siding for the…

  • Buy fresh bird seed wreaths at Duncraft.com.
    Winter

    Duncraft.com Donates 4,000 Wreaths

    Family-Owned Duncraft.com Donates 4,000 Popular Bird Seed Wreaths to Benefit Local Charities With the holidays approaching, Duncraft owner Mike Dunn has gotten into the giving spirit by donating 4,000 handmade bird seed wreaths to support our…

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    Bird Feeding

    Celebrating 65 Years of Birds

    Celebrating 65 Years of Birding Fun at Duncraft! For 65 years, Duncraft has shared the joy of birds with bird enthusiasts of all ages. We’ve been fortunate to help people like you attract birds for the…