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  • Learn more about the Indigo Bunting!

    About Indigo Buntings

    How to Attract Indigo Buntings We’ve recently been asked how you can attract Indigo Buntings to your yard. Our Facebook fan Valorie asked the following question, since Indigo Buntings are new to her backyard: We’ve had…

  • Attract hummingbirds with leak-proof feeders.

    Leak-proof Nectar Feeders

    7 Benefits of Dish-Style Hummingbird Feeders with Examples Why wouldn’t you want to attract more hummingbirds with less effort? The secret is a dish-style hummingbird feeder. Unlike pretty bottle feeders, which are a little more involved…

  • Learn more about hummingbird migration!

    Hummingbird Migration

    Should you leave a hummingbird feeder out for stragglers? Here’s what you need to know about hummingbird migration. It’s 5 a.m. You want to pick up a hot cup of coffee and some breakfast on your…

  • Learn more about the fascinating American Robin.

    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…

  • Learn where your goldfinches went.

    Where Have My Goldfinches Gone

    We’ve gotten quite a few calls recently from anxious birders who are worried about a lack of goldfinches visiting their Nyjer seed feeders. After all, Nyjer seed makes up by far most of a goldfinch’s diet;…

  • Shop the Duncraft Cling-A-Wing at duncraft.com to deter starlings and grackles.

    Starlings & Grackles

    Discouraging Starlings and Grackles An onslaught of starlings and grackles can be very discouraging to the backyard bird feeding enthusiast. They eat us out of house and home and then, to make matters worse, they bully…

  • Shop the 2758 cardinal window feeder at duncraft.com.

    Why Birds Fly into Windows

    Why is this cardinal flying into my window, car mirror or car bumper? Spring is here and once again, Duncraft is receiving lots of calls about a strange, but very common phenomenon–cardinals repeatedly flying into windows,…

  • Learn more about birds during the winter.

    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…

  • Shop the 3020 cardinal nesting shelf at duncraft.com.

    Nesting Shelves for Cardinals

    Nesting Shelves for Cardinals As wild birds’ habitat dwindles and becomes fragmented, more and more people are trying to provide a backyard oasis for them. Besides food and water, many people also have at least one,…