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National Bird Day: Feed the Birds in Your Backyard

Jan 5 2011 - 3:18pm

Today is National Bird Day [1]! I know I'm not the only one who likes to pretend the birds that come visit my windowsills are like my pets, so I've rounded up eight types of feeders, treats, and the types of feathered friends each will attract. See my high-flying suggestions to give back in your own backyard when you start this slideshow.

Bird Table and Millet

If your backyard includes:

Learn more about this bird table here [2].

DIY Peanut Butter Suet

If your backyard includes:

Learn more about a peanut butter suet recipe here [3].

Fruit Feeder and Jelly

If your backyard includes:

Learn more about this feeder here [4].

Dew Drop Feeder and Nectar

If your backyard includes:

Learn more about this feeder here [5].

Niger Lantern and Thistle

If your backyard includes:

Learn more about this feeder here [6].

Mesh Cling Feeder and Peanuts

If your backyard includes:

Learn more about this feeder here [7].

Pinecone Tube Feeder and Sunflower Seeds

If your backyard includes:

Learn more about this feeder here [8].

Recycled Birdfeeder and Corn

If your backyard includes:

Learn more about this feeder here [9].


Source URL
http://www.petsugar.com/Give-Back-Feed-Birds-Your-Backyard-2740862