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  • Attract bluebirds!
    Attract Birds

    Attract Bluebirds

    Do bluebirds really bring happiness? If that’s true, here are some tips to bring more happiness to your backyard. By now we hope you’ve chosen and installed your new bluebird nest box. If you already have bluebirds, implementing one…

  • Bird Housing

    Bluebird House Maintenance

    So you have put up the perfect bluebird house. What’s next? Careful monitoring of your nestbox is one of the most important things you can do to help your bluebird family survive; it’s a dangerous world out…

  • Watch a mother nurture baby hummingbirds during their first moments!
    Bird Watching

    A Mother Hummingbird’s Story

    The video First Flight: A Mother Hummingbird’s Story is a gorgeous glimpse into one bird’s world as she raises her young. And yes, those are clothespins in the first frame–bigger than the nest, that’s right! Hummingbirds can…

  • Start attracting hummingbirds!
    Attract Birds

    Attract Hummingbirds

    Whether you’re attracting hummingbirds for the first time or just need a refresher, here’s a quick guide on how to attract hummers to your yard. When you’re attracting a new bird species to your yard, remember it…

  • Birds

    Bluebird Eggs

    Look at the shade of those beautiful bluebird eggs! This photo comes to us from Gathan Graham in Norman, OK. Email us your bird photos at info@duncraft.com and they may be featured on our blog. Gathan just sent us…

  • Birds

    Just Bear-ly Out of Hibernation

    Early spring until end of summer is bear season in New England. Now that they’re out of hibernation, they’re hungry. So, how do you attract birds, instead of bears, to your yard? Give them food, water,…

  • Birds

    Help Nesting Birds

    It’s spring and already the chirps of winter birds have changed to songs that attract mates and define territories. Soon the migratory birds will be arriving to join them and beginning their yearly nesting ritual. Back…