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Published 22nd June 2019

Can birds eat rice

Feed cooked unsalted rice to a variety of birds in your garden; well pigeons, doves and occasionally seagulls would only touch uncooked.

Published 21st June 2019

Bird feeder placement guide

Bird feeder placement guide that details where you should locate all types of feeders and why, well offering a few ideas along the way.

Published 21st June 2019

Which way should a bird box face

Face bird boxes in the direction away from the sun towards the north/east, always out of sunlight with lots of shade with cover from trees.

Published 20th June 2019

Can wild birds eat oranges

Wild birds can eat oranges with massive health benefits; present an orange half or slice impaled on a railing, pole or under the bird table.

Published 20th June 2019

Birds NOT using feeder

If wild birds are not using the feeder, its time to step it up with more feeders with the use of more food varieties... with a change of location.

Published 19th June 2019

Where to site a bird box

Bird box location is vital for attracting the right species; it should be within reach to clean, but high enough to keep it safe from predators.

Published 19th June 2019

Do birds fly at night

If a wild bird that is normally active in the day flies at night, its because it was probably startled; though it is possible few species do fly at night time.

Published 19th June 2019

Where do birds go at night

Most common birds in Britain will head back to there nest to sleep, well some wild bird species are known to sleep on the wing, or in flight.

Published 18th June 2019

How to attract birds to window feeder

Bring garden birds up to your window bird feeder by supplying them peanuts, seeds and fat balls, well removing all other food sources.

Published 18th June 2019

Should I put anything in my bird box

You can put materials in your bird box but its not nessessery; but if you do, build up a 2 to 3 inch foundation of leaves, grass and soft bark.