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Published 29th July 2019

Can wild birds eat cheese?

Feed high in fat mild grated hard cheeses to garden birds; grating makes it easy to eat for all birds, well Cheddar is the go to variety.

Published 22nd July 2019

Best Gardman sunflower bird feeders

Focus on feeders for sunflower seeds only, with Gardman offering the very best seed feeders on the market for all types of mixes.

Published 21st July 2019

Do birds feed in the rain

Probability of wild birds feeding in the rain is high, but as the rain gets harsher the birds will take to cover has the rain drops can hurt them.

Published 20th July 2019

Where to put a robin nest box

Setting up a bird box for Robins depends are your garden; placement depends on cover from ivy or plants, well siting box 2 metres up.

Published 18th July 2019

Best peanut bird feeders

Best peanut bird feeders are those that are made in solid metal with a pull-up lid for refilling; remember, small feeders need less feed.

Published 8th July 2019

How far apart should bird boxes be

Setup multiple bird boxes as far apart as you possibly can, well still maintaining strict rules; including facing boxes north/east only.

Published 8th July 2019

Feeding birds bread

If you're feeding birds bread once in a while, then that's fine. Large quantities would take its tell on all wild birds health with lack of nutrients.

Published 7th July 2019

Do crows eat meat

Crows are omnivore so therefore are eaters of meat with various plant based diet. In fact they eat small birds to decaying dead animals.

Published 7th July 2019

Bird tables for small birds only

To attract small wild birds to the garden you need to cater for them; that would include changes to the bird table size with reduced accessibility, to deter large birds.

Published 5th July 2019

How to give birds water

Keep a healthy supply of fresh water left out for your visiting feathered friends, topping up the bird bath to the water bowl every single day.