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  • 4691 4-Sided Free-Flowing Duncraft Hopper Feeder
    Bird Feeding

    Fewer Refills Start Here

    What’s the most common reason for getting a hopper feeder? To get more birds, of course! Hopper feeders come in a variety of styles and offer the every day convenience of fewer refills. While your birds…

  • Eastern Bluebird perched on a branch.
    Top Ten

    15 Life Lessons from Birds

    “Everyone likes birds. What wild creature is more accessible to our eyes and ears, as close to us and everyone in the world, as universal as a bird?” — David Attenborough With the new year right around…

  • This is a colorful, strutting male Wild Turkey.
    Quick Facts

    29 Fun Wild Turkey Facts

    Wild Turkeys were becoming extinct in the early 1900’s with only 30,000 birds left There are 6 different subspecies of turkeys, including the Ocellated Wild Turkey Today, there are 7 million Wild Turkeys living throughout the U.S. Wild…

  • Feed more birds with our Grandview Feeding Station.
    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 more about amazing Blue Jays.
    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…

  • Learn more about mockingbirds!
    Solutions

    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.
    Solutions

    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…

  • There are six schools named either directly or indirectly after backyard birds.
    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 larger…