Bird Feeders & Human Health?

Answer Bird feeders full of feathered visitors are lovely to behold, but they can also spread disease if not properly maintained. Unsanitary feeders can be a transmission point not only from bird to bird,... Read More »

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Bird Feeders & Human Health Risks?

Attracting birds to your yard can enrich the environment and provide hours of enjoyment as you watch your feathered friends enjoy the feast you have set out. But having a feeder does require more m... Read More »

Where do you hang bird houses, feeders, and hummingbird feeders?

My husband put a 12 foot tall wooden square post in ground with cement. I have made this my bird feeding station. On top I have barn like bird feeder with suet cages on each side of the feeder ( go... Read More »

Design Ideas for Bird Houses & Bird Feeders?

Providing bird feeders and birdhouses gives the fowl a convenient food source during winters or migration periods. It creates a greater collective appreciation of birds and gives citizen scientists... Read More »

How do I keep squirrels away from bird feeders?

You set up a bird feeder in your backyard to watch the birds as they come and go, and to help the birds that do not fly south for the winter have a source of food. Both are very good reasons to hav... Read More »