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What Birds Does Suet Attract?

What Birds Does Suet Attract?

Though there are many birds that eat suet, these can be shy species and can be a challenge to attract to the suet feeders. By first positioning suet feeders correctly within easy reach of a safe retreat for nervous birds, and away from the noisiest parts of the yard birds are more likely to feel comfortable at suet feeders. 

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The Best Place to Hang a Suet Feeder

The Best Place to Hang a Suet Feeder

Don’t hang a feeder too close to windows, however, or birds may collide dangerously with the glass. Instead, hang the feeder out in the yard where it is easily seen.

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How to Attract Redpolls

How to Attract Redpolls

The most noticeable distinction that redpolls show off is a bright red dab on the top of the head, thus the name redpoll (‘poll’ is an antiquated word for ‘head’). The ruby red crown is the easiest way to spot a redpoll in the yard and tell it apart from other finches. Body color, on the other hand, can vary among redpolls. For example, the Common Redpoll has brown body feathers with heavy streaking, while the Hoary Redpoll has whitish body feathers with minimal streaking.

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tufted titmouse

How to Attract Titmice

Titmice are delightful small birds that frequently visit backyard bird feeders. However, they can be shy, so it can be a challenge to initially attract them. Learn the best tactics for inviting these endearing birds to your feeders.

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Cerulean Warbler

Attracting Warblers to Your Backyard

Warblers are many peoples' favorites, but they can be tougher to attract than other birds. Dive into these helpful tips for bringing flocks of these birds to your yard or garden.

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8 Tips to Attract Cardinals to Your Backyard

8 Tips to Attract Cardinals to Your Backyard

You can’t miss the sight of a male red cardinal flying through your yard. This is one of the most colorful songbirds you can attract. If you are in cardinal territory, there are some tricks you can try to increase your chance of attracting this popular bird.

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How to Attract Buntings

How to Attract Buntings

Learn about the different types of buntings, and what you can do to attract these birds to your yard. Plus, discover what foods these birds enjoy most.

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