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  • 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…

  • Bird Feeding Birds

    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…

  • Bird Feeding

    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…

  • Bird Feeding Birds

    Offer Birds Insect Snacks

    All summer, both insect and seed-eating birds eat enormous amounts of insects for the high level of protein they provide.  Some birds such as grosbeaks, tanagers and many warblers eat caterpillars and insects at the top…

  • 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…

  • Bird Watching Birds

    Birds and Their Toes

    It’s something that has undoubtedly puzzled many a backyard birder – how do their beautiful birds manage to sleep while perched precariously on nothing more than a tree branch? Looking at them, it would appear that…

  • Birds Habitat

    Roosting Boxes for Birds

    Roosting boxes are an important, all-season addition to backyard habitats–and something that’s easy to install in your yard.  Roosting boxes protect birds from frigid winter conditions, driving rain and windy nights by offering shelter that they…

  • Bird Feeding Solutions Winter

    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…