Bird Care

bird care - taking care of the birds in our backyard

Bird care means going beyond watching birds as they go about their business.

What do different species of birds like to eat? How do we get them to come to our feeders?

How do we keep those pesky varmints away?

Learn more about bird care and how to keep them coming back season after season.

  • What Birds Eat Blueberries? The Best Way to Feed Them and More
    What birds eat blueberries? This is a question that many bird enthusiasts have. The answer may surprise you! In this article, we will discuss which birds typically enjoy eating blueberries, as well as the best way to feed them. We will also provide some quick tips for those looking to attract these beautiful creatures to …

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  • Can Birds Eat Popcorn? The Answer May Surprise You!
    Many of us enjoy popcorn regularly, whether we’re at home, enjoying a movie at the theater, or out and about. There’s something curiously addictive about it, isn’t there? You just can’t eat a handful and stop there. At least I can’t. But how about our feathered friends, the wild birds that visit us regularly? Is …

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  • Do Fake Owls Keep Birds Away?
    Do fake owls keep birds away? This is a question that has been debated for years. Some people swear by the effectiveness of fake owl decoys to scare birds, while others think they are nothing more than a waste of time and money. So what is the truth? Are owl decoys an effective way to …

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  • How to Attract Cardinals to Your Backyard: Tips and Tricks
    Do you love the sight of cardinals perched in your backyard, filling the air with their beautiful song? If you want to attract these lovely birds to your yard, there are a few things you need to know. Cardinals are attracted to yards that have food, water, and shelter. In this article, we will discuss …

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  • All About Safflower Seeds: Which Birds Eat Them (and What Doesn’t Like them?)
    You may have heard that safflower seeds are a great bird feed for attracting a variety of birds to your backyard. But what exactly are safflower seeds, and why should you start feeding them to your backyard birds? Also worth considering, which animals don’t care for safflower seeds? This fact can be pretty exciting if …

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  • When Do You Take Down Hummingbird Feeders?
    For bird lovers, the opportunity to watch their feathered friends and help care for the wild birds is more than a pastime, it’s a commitment. If the bird feeders in your backyard include those for the tiny hummingbirds, you might be wondering, when do you take down hummingbird feeders? That’s a legitimate question, my friend. …

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