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  • What you need to know about feeding the birds at the end of summer.
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    Feeding Birds at Summer’s End

    This article was contributed by Nancy Schofield. Nancy is a wild bird specialist, who attracts the birds at home and helps our customers attract birds by answering their questions and concerns when they come into the store. She has…

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    A Clear and Present Danger

    Birds are amazing creatures. They can navigate thousand mile migrations, build intricate nests, and fill our treetops with heart lifting song. There’s one problem, though—birds just don’t understand windows. Glass is simply invisible to birds, and…

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    Choosing Bird Seed

    With all the bird seed choices bird lovers have these days, sometimes it’s hard to figure out what to buy to feed your birds. What it really comes down to is, what birds do you most…

  • Learn how to clean Duncraft Haven feeders.
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    Bird Feeding Questions

    How do I clean Selective and Haven Feeders? Our Duncraft Selective and Haven caged feeders are not designed to be taken apart for cleaning. If seed has become compacted within the tube, soaking the feeder in…

  • Learn more about the curious behaviors of birds!
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    Backyard Bird Behaviors

    The bird aficionados out there know birds do not simply fly around, eat, and sleep. What the casual birder may not know, however, is that the beautiful birds in your backyard are much busier, more aware…

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    Top 10 Birders’ Questions

    Duncraft has the answers to the most common questions bird lovers have about feeding birds in their yards. Bird feeding is the second most popular hobby in the United States—right behind gardening. Not only the largest…

  • Learn why cardinals fly repeatedly into mirrored surfaces like car windows!
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    Why Birds Fly into Windows

    Why is this cardinal flying into my window, car mirror or car bumper? Spring is here and once again, Duncraft is receiving lots of calls about a strange, but very common phenomenon–cardinals repeatedly flying into windows,…

  • Learn how birds cope during the cold winter months.
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    How Birds Cope in the Winter

    It’s a common question among backyard birders – where do the birds that don’t migrate south for the winter sleep during those frigid nights? Not only that, but how on earth do they manage to stay…

  • Encourage cardinals to nest nearby with a nesting shelf!
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    Nesting Shelves for Cardinals

    As wild birds’ habitat dwindles and becomes fragmented, more and more people are trying to provide a backyard oasis for them. Besides food and water, many people also have at least one, if not several bird…

  • Learn more about feeding fruit and nuts to your birds.
    Bird Feeding

    Feeding Fruit and Nuts

    In summer birds use most of their energy foraging for food and nesting. Food is plentiful and birds have a wide variety of fruits, berries, seeds, insects and nuts to choose from as well as the…