Browsing Tag


  • Learn more about the cute chickadee!
    Attract Birds

    Attract Chickadees

    Chickadees are cute, agile and friendly; however, the next time you hear a familiar “chick a dee dee dee,” listen closely because a chickadee’s call can tell you a lot. Biologists have discovered the more “dees” there…

  • Feed birds' favorites with our Eco-Strong PB & J 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…

  • Start attracting birds with suet.
    Bird Feeding

    Attract Birds With Suet

    Birds are always eating to satisfy their constant demand for energy–and fat provides the most concentrated source of calories in a bird’s diet. That translates into energy for flying, keeping warm, nesting, raising young and foraging.…

  • What you need to know about feeding the birds at the end of summer.
    Bird Feeding

    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…

  • Bird Watching Birds Categories Habitat

    My Wildlife Garden

    Observing the activity of wildlife in my garden has become a favorite pastime of mine and provides constant pleasure and entertainment regardless of the season. Writing about it inspires special memories! On Mother’s Day last May…

  • Become a better birder this year by trying one of these tips.
    Birds & Health

    12 Birding Resolutions

    At Duncraft, we like to think of New Year’s resolutions as small steps toward improving ourselves as birders, while improving the lives of our birds. We believe that by working on one resolution a month you’ll…

  • Read one woman's story about starting to feed the birds.
    Bird Feeding

    My First Bird Feeder

    I bought my first bird feeder this weekend! The second I put it up, I looked around, expectantly. Where are all the birds? I experienced what most beginning birders must feel: a sense of awe mixed…

  • 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…

  • Learn more about the fascinating American Robin.
    Most Popular Posts

    Robins in Winter

    If you live in the northern half of the U.S. it may take you by surprise to suddenly see a tree-full of robins in the midst of a frigid winter. The bird we associate with spring…

  • Birds

    The Bird Behind The Call

    Chickadees are often described as being the “feathered small boy of the woods,” and also of our bird feeder. Behind their unique, albeit simple calls, are complex creatures that are constantly on the move, much as…