Feeding birds

Squirrel-proof feeders are a great choice if the squirrel population in your area is high, or you have noticed squirrels stealing food from your existing bird feeder.My preference is that I can easily unhinge a lid WITH my gloves on.Featuring five hangers for feeders, a bird bath and a mesh pot for suet feeds, this complete dining station is ideal for drawing natural beauty.For birds to access the feed inside the squirrel buster mini , the openings within the wire shroud, need to position themselves in alignment with the seed ports.It comes in a classic country style design with all metal construction and a removable roof peak for easy filling.Overall though at least they cannot eat all the seed.Tubular and hopper feeders made of plastic are an easy target for squirrels as they gnaw through the plastic fitments to get to the food.We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links.Each one of them is attractive, simple to use, and most of them are quite affordable.The tiny holes in the bags can spell catastrophe; trapping their feet, legs, or if they have a barbed tongue like a woodpecker, even their beaks.Have ordered some premium seed mix as when I tried to fill with suet pellets they just stuck together and didn’t drop down.However, the most important factor to consider is bird safety.While this may be hard to imagine at first, remember that for their well-being and ours were told not to feed just about every other type of wild animal.Easy disassembly makes periodic cleaning a breeze.Thus, they are able to withstand abrasive weather conditions all year round.This fits into the bottom of the unit, for insertion into a pole.Its really easy to use and wipe clean.These are added to some cheaper seed mixes to bulk them up.The lid will also keep snow from accumulating on feeder trays.The screw on lid covers a wide mouth, making both filling and cleaning simple jobs.It also should not be considered dish washer safe.Once the frustrated pest moves off the perch, the perch hatch automatically returns to its open position awaiting for the next songbird to feed, or to stop the next pest - Let the small birds feed!YOU WILL SAVE MONEY as only the songbirds feed.I live down in Tacoma and the worst my suet has melted is only enoug to make your hands a little slippery.These attractive feeders that have the tubular feeder encased by a metal plastic coated cage, which stops squirrels being able to get at the feeder and the food inside.Woodpeckers as well as finches love this so I recommend if you have a finch feeder you have metal reinforced ports or the woodeckers will make sure you have more hole than feeder.We may receive commission if your application for credit is successful.Set out grapes, slices of citrus fruits, apple or banana slices, and even melon rinds, and watch the birds chow down.Bird feeders and waterers require a bit of maintenance, whether its winter, spring, summer or fall.As well as that it includes an easy to use the removable tray for easy refills, its easy to clean, and included a top birdhouse cover to stop the rain or snow.In areas where squirrels are especially small, like the Deep South, these types of squirrel-proof bird feeders may be less effective.These include the starlings, house sparrows, and pigeons.This model is also one of the most popular squirrel proof bird feeders on Amazon.Far and above the best seed to offer in order to get the most types of birds is BLACK OIL SUNFLOWER SEED.This blog is my way of researching and learning about garden birds and I want to share with you what I have learned along the way.It can even be used to hold nesting material such as wool.The feeders capacity is small enough to feed the birds for a day or two.