Oriole Feeders: The 8 Best To Try This Summer! (2019)

Oriole Feeders: The 8 Best To Try This Summer! (2019)

Seeing orioles at my backyard bird feeders is always exciting. Not only are these birds beautiful with their striking orange plumage, but seeing them is a sure sign that Summer is just around the corner, as most orioles arrive back to their northern breeding range sometime in May.   But attracting orioles to your bird feeders presents challenges because they have an entirely different diet […]

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Best Bird Feeders For Small Birds (7 PROVEN Choices!)

Best Bird Feeders For Small Birds (7 PROVEN Choices!)

When most people start feeding birds in their backyard, they envision lots of beautiful species quietly sharing the food you have provided. They think somehow the birds will realize that there is plenty to go around and everyone will take turns getting their fill.   Unfortunately, it doesn’t take long to realize that not only do the small songbirds appreciate your free food, but so do […]

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7 Effective Suet Feeders That Attract Woodpeckers!

7 Effective Suet Feeders That Attract Woodpeckers!

Through the years, I have tried to find the BEST suet feeders for my backyard, constantly experimenting looking for the ones that attract the most birds.   I have found there are COUNTLESS types of suet feeders that you can purchase, and they vary significantly in price, design, and quality.   In this article, I plan on showing you some of the BEST suet feeders […]

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The 7 Types of Bird Feeders You NEED To Know About!

The 7 Types of Bird Feeders You NEED To Know About!

“How Do I Choose The Right Type of Bird Feeder?“   It’s an extremely common question. Especially from beginners who are just discovering how much fun it is to feed wild birds!   The short answer is that there are many types of bird feeders with each one having its own unique purpose. The bird feeder type that is best for you typically comes down […]

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Blue Jay Feeders: The 4 Working Best For Me (2019)

Blue Jay Feeders: The 4 Working Best For Me (2019)

My family loves watching Blue Jays visit our bird feeders!   Frequently heard before seen, jays typically don’t stay long at our feeding station. Once they land, they quickly take a whole peanut or fill their throat with sunflower seeds and fly off again. *Jump directly to the list of the 4 best bird feeders for Blue Jays.* Unfortunately, because of a Blue Jay’s relatively […]

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The 4 Best Window Bird Feeders (That Are Proven To Work in 2019!)

The 4 Best Window Bird Feeders (That Are Proven To Work in 2019!)

About a year ago, I decided to try and hang a few window bird feeders on the back of our house.   When it comes to feeding and enjoying birds, this has easily been one of the BEST decisions that I have made!   Here’s why:    It’s incredible to see our backyard birds this close. If I move slowly, I can easily get right […]

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The 14 Best Bird Feeders For Your Backyard (2019)

The 14 Best Bird Feeders For Your Backyard (2019)

I have found that trying to find the best bird feeders for my backyard is about as challenging as trying to order food at a Mexican restaurant.   Here’s why:   There are too many options!   With dozens of companies making thousands of unique bird feeders, it’s easy to get overwhelmed and give up.   But I think this guide to some of the best […]

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5 Types of Woodpecker Feeders Your Birds Will LOVE (2019)

5 Types of Woodpecker Feeders Your Birds Will LOVE (2019)

Can you think of anyone who doesn’t enjoy woodpeckers at their feeders?   These unique birds are fascinating and fun to watch. And did I mention that woodpeckers love coming to feeders?! Why wouldn’t they? They get an energy boost and easy meal, which helps provide the extra calories needed to survive a harsh winter.   So as you can imagine, owning a few quality woodpecker […]

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The Two Best Bird Feeder Poles – Squirrel Proof, Sturdy, & Stylish

The Two Best Bird Feeder Poles – Squirrel Proof, Sturdy, & Stylish

Your bird feeder pole system is the true unsung hero in your backyard. It’s not sexy, glamorous, or exciting. It will never be the center of attention (even though it’s literally located at the center of your backyard feeding station).   It’s easy to show off your new squirrel proof bird feeder or brag about your fancy heated bird bath.   But your bird feeder […]

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The 4 BEST Bird Feeders For Cardinals (That Actually Work!)

The 4 BEST Bird Feeders For Cardinals (That Actually Work!)

What are the BEST bird feeders for cardinals to use in my backyard?   It’s a common question asked by both experienced and beginner bird watchers.   But why?   Well, in my opinion, it’s because the Northern Cardinal is one of the most beautiful and stunning birds you will find in your backyard and arguably the most popular bird that is native to North […]

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Finch Feeders: The 4 Working BEST For Me (2019)

Finch Feeders: The 4 Working BEST For Me (2019)

Having a quality finch feeder is a cornerstone of any successful bird feeding station.   That’s because finches are some of the most colorful, active, and entertaining birds to observe in your backyard! In my neck of the woods (Ohio), the two most common finches that come to my feeders provide a nice contrast of colors. The House Finch displays beautiful shades of red, while the […]

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The 5 BEST Bluebird & Mealworm Feeders To Try (2019)

The 5 BEST Bluebird & Mealworm Feeders To Try (2019)

For countless reasons, almost everyone WANTS to see bluebirds at their backyard feeders. For me, their beautiful shade of blue and rusty colored chest is visually stunning!   But unfortunately, getting them to show up to your bluebird feeders is more complicated than you would think.   Here’s the problem:   Bluebirds don’t (rarely) eat birdseed.  Quick Links: The BEST Bluebird Feeders (5 total) 5 […]

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