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  • Photo by Ray Hennessy on Unsplash.com.
    Top Ten

    10 Gifts for Bird Lovers

    Our 10 Top Selling Practical Bird Products for the Holiday Season With the temperatures dropping and natural food sources becoming scarce, we’re preparing our backyards to attract birds this winter. Once temps reach below freezing, your…

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    Bird Feeding

    Storing Mealworms and Seed

    How to Store Mealworms and Seed So you’ve bought plenty of food that will attract birds to your yard, but you obviously can’t put it all out there at once. What, then, are you going to…

  • Protect your birds from predators with predator guards and proper placement.

    Protection From Predators

    As humans, we don’t have to worry about being attacked by an animal higher up the food chain when we hang around outside or eat. Backyard birds, meanwhile, constantly have to worry about animals that prey…

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    Top Ten

    15 Life Lessons from Birds

    Top 15 Life Lessons, as Observed from the Behavior of Birds: Spend time in nature Take care of yourself (and preen your feathers) Be present and aware of your surroundings Notice the little things, like the…

  • This is a colorful, strutting male Wild Turkey.
    Quick Facts

    29 Fun Wild Turkey Facts

    Share these fun turkey facts with everyone you know and show how much you know about Wild Turkeys at your holiday meal. Wild Turkeys were becoming extinct in the early 1900’s with only 30,000 birds left There…

  • Learn about Painted Buntings!
    Attract Birds

    About Painted Buntings

    Painted Buntings have amazing colors–like a rainbow or a brightly colored crayon drawing of a bird. Believe it or not, Painted Buntings make their home right here in the U.S.! They can be found throughout Texas,…

  • Learn more about the Indigo Bunting!
    Attract Birds

    About 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 3 of these beauties in…

  • Learn why ladybugs are a treasure to have in your backyard!
    Quick Facts

    A Gardener’s Best Friends

    Ladybugs are found around the world, in nursery rhymes, folklore, toys, art and windowsills. They’re considered to be good luck charms, and gardeners know just how lucky they can be! Female ladybugs lay tiny eggs on…

  • Learn more about amazing Blue Jays.
    Quick Facts

    About Blue Jays

    The other day I was talking to my coworker about Blue Jays and it turns out his brother-in-law attracts a lot of different birds to his yard. And he also seems to live in the perfect…