SITE is Under Construction

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Please come back later, we are in the process of bringing Feeding Backyard Birds back from the ashes – it was taken down for a few years. There is a renewed interest in it now however (we missed doing it)!

Feeding Backyard Birds Product Changes

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Please note that additional changes to the products that were offered for so long at Feeding Backyard Birds have been made effective September 1, 2012. But all the great information remains! If we still had a choice, our last change would have remained; however, Pennsylvania’s Internet “Nexus” Law became effective 9/1/2012, requiring online retailers to […]

Most Common Backyard Birds

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If feeding wild birds is a new interest to you, you are probably wondering what birds will visit your backyard. Find out here what is most commonly seen. By now, you may even have your first bird feeder placed and filled with seed. I am sure that as a beginning bird feeder, you are excited […]

Cardinals vs Chickadees and Titmice

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Being the most frequent wild birds at my feeders, I have become familiar with cardinals as well as titmice and their relatives, the chickadees. I have noticed over time that cardinals tend to be very nervous and are very quick to flee from the feeders and head for cover in reaction to the slightest unexpected […]

Shop By Bird | Bird Gift

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As the holiday season (as well as bird feeding season) approaches, many people are searching for the best bird gift for a birder they love, including backyard bird feeders. Finding the best bird gift is a challenge for all… especially for those who are not certain what bird gift would be best for their special […]

Birdfeeders and Accessories Page

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Feeding Backyard Birds has developed a page for Birdfeeders and Accessories in time for the fall and winter bird feeding season. I have chosen to feature Duncraft as our current provider because of Duncraft’s wide selection of quality goods we bird watchers and backyard bird feeders have come to expect. They also provide many helpful […]

Popular Bird Seed and Bird Feeders

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This post is in reference to popular bird seed and bird feeders used seasonally and year-round. They are used by birders to attract the widest variety of wild birds. These bird supplies have been mentioned previously in what is one of my most popular posts, so instead of repeating them here, and to save you […]

Indigo Bunting Migration

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Beginning birders and basic birders alike enjoy bird facts. Appropriate for the time of fall migration, I would like to share a fact about the migration of Indigo Buntings. Quick bird fact: Because Indigo Buntings prefer warm weather, they are quick to “pack their bags” and migrate south at the first sign of cold weather […]

What Cardinals Eat in the Wild

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What Cardinals eat in the wild What Cardinals eat in the wild is unknown to beginning birders. For those of you in these shoes, please read on as this article addresses what Cardinals eat as they forage for food in the wild. As Northern Cardinals forage in the wild, they eat primarily seeds and fruit. […]