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How to Feed Wild Birds

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Feeding wild birds is one way to get close to wild birds, and can also be very educational for your children. It's also a great way to get photos of wild birds for research papers, or just for your own pleasure. There are many different kinds of wild birds, and different types of bird seed and feede

How to Make Hummingbird Syrup

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Hummingbirds are a favorite for many gardeners because they're fascinating to watch. These tiny little birds beat their wings so fast that it looks like a blur to human eyes. Because of the speed at which their wings flutter, hummingbirds need lots of energy. Most of the energy is gotten from flower

How to Make a Barrel Feeder

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Craft bird feeders are often constructed with wood and a tray containing bird seed. However, if you have skunks or raccoons in your yard, they can eat all of the seeds out of a tray-style bird feeder. One solution is to create a barrel bird feeder using a plastic bottle and mesh, which allows the bi

How to Rear an Orphan Crow

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Crows are members of the corvid family and are considered one of the most intelligent birds in the world. They are native to North America and can be found anywhere from urban settings to open woods. Crows are known for their signature all-black appearance and their hoarse, "cawing" voices. Because

How to Breed Cobb Chickens

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Cobb chickens are one of the most recognizable of all the chicken breeds due to their popularity as a farm animal throughout the United States. Cobb chickens partially owe their popularity due to their ease to breed, which can be accomplished with a bit of hard work and determination regardless if y

Different Types of Bird Cage Bugs

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Caged birds can be susceptible to external parasites and bugs collectively called Ectoparasites. Unfortunately, many bird owners are unaware birds can get these bugs. Although most of these pests are harmless to humans, they can be fatal to your bird if not eradicated quickly. Some symptoms of bug i

How to Remove a Squirrel Nest

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It is a very common occurrence for homeowners to find a squirrel nest on their property. Squirrels nest twice per year in order to give birth. In the summer, they prefer to build their homes in the branches of trees. But in the winter, they will frequently seek shelter from the elements by burrowing