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winter

  • More about Blue Jays.
    Solutions

    Those “Pesky” Blue Jays

    Love them or hate them, that is the question! I would say the answer is a 50/50 split with our customers. As other birds have migrated out of the area, the Blue Jays make their presence…

  • Shop birdhouses and roosting pockets at Duncraft.com.
    Winter

    Roosting Pockets Help Birds

    How do birds keep warm when it’s windy, rainy, cold or snowy? Birds use a lot of energy to keep warm under difficult conditions during the day and night. During the day, birds can constantly forage…

  • 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 Categories

    Invisible Ducks

    Years ago I was camping in the Adirondacks in mid-April. I had just started birding, so I was thrilled to hear large groups of ducks quacking away in the woods. So off I went, in pursuit…

  • Bluebirds are a sign of spring!
    Summer

    Bluebirds — A Sign of Spring

    You may not be thinking about spring right now, but the bluebirds are! They have already started on their northern migration, and they’re looking around for prime real estate. Eastern Bluebirds normally start scouting out their nesting…

  • American Goldfinch at dawn among flowers File Aug 17, 3 19 07 PM
    Bird Watching

    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…

  • Duncraft gift cards are the gift that always fits.
    Quick Facts

    Gift Certificates

    Duncraft Gift Cards are the gift that always fits You want your loved one to maintain the complete freedom to buy what they want…but you also want to get them something. Don’t worry! We have your back because…

  • Discover this new twist when feeding the birds.
    Winter

    Gourmet Edible Treats

    Birds rely on the food we put outside for them because, once it gets cold out, food can be hard to find. Our no-mess homemade seed blends are specially formulated to provide high-energy ingredients to birds…

  • Shop hummingbird feeders at Duncraft.com
    Bird Feeding

    Keep Nectar from Freezing

    What do you do when you are faced with freezing temperatures and hummingbirds at the same time? Here in the Snow Belt, fall migration can begin as early as August and continue through October and sometimes…

  • Tips to get ready for winter and care for your birds.
    Solutions

    Get Ready for Winter

    The falling leaves remind us northerners that it’s time to start getting ready for winter bird feeding! Here’s a little checklist to help you prepare for a magical fall and winter of backyard bird watching. Make…