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  • Shop our 67 Year Anniversary Sale at duncraft.com. Ends 9/16/2019.

    Our 67 Year Anniversary

    Dear birding enthusiast, Since 1952, Duncraft has been your top choice for backyard bird feeding supplies. Based in the heart of New Hampshire, we started out with a modest goal: to help you attract birds to…

  • 3 Ways to Help Migrating Birds

    Orioles and other birds have started to migrate Many birds migrate thousands of miles south for the cold winter months and within a matter of weeks, reach their destination. For example, Baltimore Orioles migrate as close…

  • The Birds are So Quiet

    The birds are so quiet right now. We’re approaching the end of summer and we keep getting calls from people wondering, Is it still okay to feed the birds, even though everything’s quiet and I’m not seeing…

  • Discover why bluebirds "thwap" against your window during springtime.

    Unusual Bluebird Behavior

    Why is this bluebird flying back and forth and “thwapping” against my window? Learn about this seemingly unusual bluebird behavior and why it’s happening. Kim Canning Smith recently shared the following two bluebird videos with us…

  • Cardinals Courtship Behavior _ Blog Banner

    “Dancing” Cardinals

    Have you ever seen a cardinal act like this before? Watch the following video, featured on the Duncraft Wild Bird Blog, to see this seemingly unusual courtship behavior.  “Birds themselves are so interesting and intelligent, and…

  • Buy a hummingbird swing today at duncraft.com.

    Hummingbird on a Swing

    Did you know? Hummingbirds spend about 80% of their time perching. Wouldn’t you love to watch your hummingbirds sit for a while, so you can admire their shimmering and jewel-like feathers? Add a hummingbird swing to your yard…

  • Image of two kissing cardinals, during their courtship ritual.

    “Kissing” Cardinals

    First of all, why do two cardinals appear to be “kissing” each other? As much as we would like to believe it’s a sign of affection, this behavior, also known as “mate feeding,” is most likely…

  • Attract orioles to your yard with grape jelly and oranges.

    Ricky Montgomery’s Suet

    This article contains variations for Paulette’s Super Gourmet Suet Recipe, as originally featured on Ricky Montgomery’s Wildlife page on Facebook – now you can customize your own suet recipe at home and attract more birds to…

  • Read this article for Paulette's Super Gourmet Suet Recipe as featured on Ricky Montgomery's Wildlife Facebook Page.

    Paulette’s Gourmet Suet

    This is the exact recipe for Paulette’s Super Gourmet Suet Recipe, as originally featured on Ricky Montgomery’s Wildlife page on Facebook — now you can become popular with the birds, too, by making your own suet at…