Browsing Tag

Dawn Coutu

  • Attract the greatest variety of birds with a platform feeder! As shown, the Eco-Strong Platform Feeder #3005.
    Press Releases

    National Bird Feeding Month

    Offer Birds Fresh Water in a Heated Bath for Drinking and Preening to Keep Their Feathers Clean and Support Birds’ Fast Metabolisms with High-Energy Seed and Suet in Cold Weather Concord, NH — 02/24/2016 –National Bird…

  • Learn why birdbaths are a vital part of a bird's habitat in winter!
    Solutions

    About Heated Birdbaths

    We’ve been getting a lot of calls about heated birdbaths not working. Once you receive your new heated birdbath, you may think it’s not working because it won’t turn on…yet the birdbath at this point is still indoors. This…

  • Blue Jays like peanuts.
    Quick Facts

    About Blue Jays

    The other day I was talking to my coworker about Blue Jays and it turns out his brother-in-law attracts a lot of different birds to his yard. And he also seems to live in the perfect…

  • Attract mockingbirds to a different part of your yard with peanuts.
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    Aggressive Birds at Feeders

    We recently received this question about mockingbirds: Any ideas on how to stop or deter a bully mockingbird who keeps guard over an entire feeding station and chases off every single bird who gets even remotely…

  • Squirrels stay away from your bird feeders when you use squirrel feeders in another part of the yard, like this one.
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    Squirrel Diversion Feeders

    Do you remember watching that video of a squirrel with a horse head? Now that was funny. We often get so caught up with keeping squirrels away from our bird feeders that we forget to have…

  • Learn more about bird-inspired sports teams names.
    Quick Facts

    Sports Team Bird Nicknames

    There are 340 colleges and universities in the United States that are full-fledged member institutions of Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), the highest level of competition in college sports. One of the…

  • Chickadees and orioles both eat at this Peanut Butter and Jelly Feeder.
    Bird Feeding

    Birds Love Peanut Butter

    By the time winter arrives, many birds have migrated south to enjoy warmer weather during these cold, and often snowy, months. When we feed the birds during this critical time of year, we often serve sunflower seeds…

  • Squirrels slip right off the smooth baffle on the Squirrel-Proof Sky Café.
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    Baffles Stop Squirrels

    There’s nothing worse when bird feeding than setting up food for your beautiful backyard birds and watching marauding squirrels come by and steal it. One of the best known and most effective ways to prevent squirrels from…