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  • While cowbirds are not common in New England, you can learn how to deter these birds.

    Learn About Cowbirds

    We recently heard from a customer who was concerned about cowbirds disrupting her nesting birds. So we put together an informative article to help you know what to look for, as well as a few tips…

  • Grackles are beautiful nuisances. Learn how to keep them off your bird feeders here.

    Learn About Grackles

    You can’t deny that grackles are pretty birds, with their purplish blue iridescence and bright yellow eyes.  They are the largest of our native blackbirds, about the size of a Mourning Dove or Blue Jay. They eat just…

  • More about Blue Jays.

    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…

  • Learn how to discourage certain birds at your feeders.

    Discourage Certain Birds

    Since pigeons are fairly large birds, small hanging feeders are the most difficult for them to feed from. Hanging feeders will tip with their weight and swing in the air, and if there is limited or…