Accessorizing your wild bird feeders. Don't let those sneaky little squirrels raid your bird feeders - this squirrel baffler prevents them from reaching the feeders, the bird feeder pole can be used to stake feeders into the ground or hang feeders and the bird food rounds out the Ultimage Bird Feeder Accessory Pack. read full product details »
The Ultimate Bird Feeder Accessory Pack includes three key accessories to help maintain your wild bird feeders. Prevent squirrels from gaining access to the feeders, add a pole to provide more areas to house a bird feeder and stock up on the bird food that keeps them coming back.
The Perky Pet® Transparent Squirrel Baffler blocks the squirrel from the feeder, either by hanging (animal weight tips the baffle, forcing the animal off) or by mounting (blocks the animal’s climb to the feeder). The 16” diameter transparent shield and all hardware (2 hooks, 1 baffle hub, and 3 screws) are included.
Our Perky-Pet® Universal Bird Feeder Pole can be used to secure birdfeeders in the ground or for hanging bird feeders. It also includes an extension arm for hanging-only feeders.
Place a pole with bird feeders outside your window so you can watch birds from the comfort of your home. A pole makes cleaning and filling your birdfeeders simple. Bird feeder poles are also a great way to discourage bird-eating cats from pouncing on your feathered guests. Discourage squirrels from eating your birds’ food with a pole from Birdfeeders.com.
Encourage more birds to visit by increasing the amount of bird feeders in your yard. Check out our beautiful selection of decorative birdfeeders; Birdfeeders.com has the perfect one to suit your style.
Feed a variety of birds with high energy with this bird food!
Black Oil Sunflower Seed 5 lb.
Black Oil Sunflower Seed is a soft shelled, high-energy bird food and recommended to use to attract the widest variety of birds to your feeders. It is a preferred food amongst seed eating birds. Lyric Black Oil Sunflower Seed is also an excellent choice for year-round bird feeding!
Lyric Black Oil Sunflower Seed ingredients include: Black Oil Sunflower Tips and Tricks: If you want to bring your feathered friends around all year long, we suggest trying out different style feeders and changing up your seed offerings to observe what suits your bird habitat best. We recommend that you place your feeders close to vegetation, in quiet and convenient places, about 4’ up from the ground and 10’ away from any strong branches or squirrel launching spots. Use tubes, hoppers, squirrel proof or specialized bird feeders such as wire mesh tube feeders that do not have perches. Wire mesh feeders attract clinging birds such as woodpeckers and nuthatches. Use a baffle to deter squirrels and other wildlife.
Birds and Wildlife that are attracted to Lyric Black Oil Sunflower Seed are:
NO/NO wild bird feeders™ and Perky-Pet® are the leading suppliers of Wild Bird Feeders and Accessories. NO/NO wild bird feeders™ and Perky-Pet® Wild Bird Feeder models lure the bird in pursuit of seed—providing you with hours of joy as a colorful array of wild birds flock to feed at your house.
Wild birds are so common to us that we often glance at them without a second thought. When we really look at them, observe them and enjoy their special qualities, we can truly appreciate some of nature's amazing creatures.
Ideally a sheltered southeastern exposure location is best for hanging bird feeders since birds like to feed in the sun and out of the wind. Birds also prefer not to have any obstructions over their feeding area so they can see any predators. more»
Bird Baths - A clean and reliable water source is an excellent way to attract birds to your yard, especially those birds that do not necessarily eat seed or nectar. All birds will seek out a water supply, not only for drinking but also for keep themselves clean and healthy.
Bird Houses - These are a good way to attract those species of birds that nest in holes. These structures should be made of an untreated wood (pine, cedar, etc.) and should have ventilation and drainage holes. It should be durable, and easy to check and clean. more»
Keeping your feeder clean and full of fresh bird seed is very important to the health of visiting birds. It is recommended that you clean your wild bird feeder every two weeks. more»
Wild Bird Feeders - FAQs
Protecting Birds FAQs
Q: What can I do about the cat that keeps visiting my feeder?
A: If it is your neighbor's precious Fluffy, you may want to suggest that they tie a bell around the cat's neck to alert the birds when the cat is near. more»
Q: How do I discourage squirrels and raccoons?
A: Here are a few simple and effective suggestions for keeping the squirrels and raccoons off your feeder. more»
Bird Seed FAQs
Q: What are the most popular bird seeds to use?
A: Black Oil Sunflower Seed is the most popular bird seed. It is much smaller than the traditional sunflower seed. It is best for those birds with smaller bills, such as the sparrow, junco and goldfinch. more»
Q: How do I prevent seeds from sprouting under my feeder?
A: You will need to sterilize your seed to prevent it from germinating. This will not alter the attractiveness or the nutritional value of the seed in any way more»
Q: Birds at my feeder look sick, what should I do?
A: The best thing to do is to stop feeding the birds temporarily. Remove the feeders and throw out all of the seed. Thoroughly wash your feeders as suggested in Tips for a clean feeding station. more»
Q: How do I clean my bird feeders?
A: Before filling your feeder with fresh seed, it is recommended that the following precautions are taken:
Remove all old seed.
Soak feeder in a light water/bleach solution (9 parts water to 1 part bleach).