Sparrows

How Do You Attract Sparrows?

No-Mess CC Seed Blend, Bird Food, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
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No-Mess Blend CC

Our No-Mess Blend CC has no shells, so there’s no mess. 100% edible.

Our unique No-Mess Blend CC bird seed features seeds that have had their shells removed so only the meat of the seed is left. No hulls on the seeds makes for tidier feeding, since there’s no debris on the ground to clean up. Pound for pound, our No-Mess Blend CC bird seed offers the best value because you do not pay for uneaten seed waste. The birds eat everything.

No-Mess Blend CC includes sunflower chips, hulled white millet, cracked corn and shelled peanuts to appeal to birds that eat at the feeder or on the ground.

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No-Mess CC Seed Blend, Bird Food, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
No-Mess Blend CC
Jim's Birdacious Bark Butter Bits, Bird Food, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
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Bark Butter Bits

Bag dimensions: 11½” x 8″ x 4″

Jim’s Birdacious® Bark Butter® Bits are bite-sized nuggets made of rendered beef suet, soy oil, roasted peanuts, corn, oats and calcium carbonate. Bark Butter Bits allow you to easily offer Bark Butter in tray, seed tube and hopper feeders. Just add them to your feeder to attract a variety of birds, including many that do not normally visit feeders.

Jim Carpenter is the founder and CEO of Wild Birds Unlimited and the creator of Jim’s Birdacious Treats, Trays & Toppers™. This fun, revolutionary system turns a small outdoor space into a bird feeding system with lots of activity.

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Jim's Birdacious Bark Butter Bits, Bird Food, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
Bark Butter Bits
EcoTough Covered Ground Tray, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
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EcoTough Covered Ground Tray

Outer Dimensions: 18¼” x 16½” x 9½”
Removable tray: 13¼” x 8″

Attract a variety of birds with an EcoTough® Covered Ground Feeder. The roof protects the birds and food from the elements. The perforated metal bottom keeps the seed dry and lifts out for easy cleaning. The removable screen bottom is treated with EcoClean® Antimicrobial Product Protection, providing 24/7 product protection.Our EcoTough feeders are made of recycled milk jugs, won’t crack, fade or rot and have a lifetime guarantee. EcoTough feeders are good for the birds, good for the environment and good for you.

EcoTough feeders and houses are environmentally friendly, high quality products that are made from recycled plastic milk jugs. These feeders and houses prevent used milk jugs from making their way into our landfills.

(Bird food not included.)

*Contact your local Wild Birds Unlimited Store for product availability. Some products are species specific and not carried at all stores.
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EcoTough Covered Ground Tray, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
EcoTough Covered Ground Tray
EcoTough Classic Hopper, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
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EcoTough Classic Bird Feeder

Two perches
Capacity: 3 qts
Dimensions: 9½” x 11¾” x 13¼”

Imagine a wood-free bird feeder that actually looks like wood! Our EcoTough® Classic won’t crack, fade or rot and has a lifetime guarantee. The Classic has curved ends so you can see birds feeding on both sides at the same time. Perch drains allow seed to drop out of the feeder for ground-feeding birds to eat, and angled perches let empty seed hulls be blown away by the wind. The removable screen bottom is treated with EcoClean® Antimicrobial Product Protection, providing 24/7 product protection.

The EcoTough Classic Feeder can be hung, but it does not come with the hanging wire to do so. We recommend that this feeder be pole mounted due to its weight (7 lbs unfilled) and size. If a tree were to hold this feeder, it would have to be a very sturdy tree.

EcoTough feeders and houses are environmentally friendly, high quality products that are made from recycled plastic milk jugs. These feeders and houses prevent used milk jugs from making their way into our landfills.

(Bird food not included.)

*Contact your local Wild Birds Unlimited Store for product availability. Some products are species specific and not carried at all stores.
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EcoTough Classic Hopper, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
EcoTough Classic Bird Feeder
EcoTough 9x9 Tray, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
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EcoTough 9″ x 9″ Tray Bird Feeder

Dimensions: 8¾” x 9″ x 9″

Tray Feeders allow birds to easily locate seed. Try placing the versatile EcoTough® Tray Feeder in your favorite viewing area and attract a diverse group of birds by offering different types of bird seed, peanuts, suet snacks or fruit.

EcoTough feeders and houses are environmentally friendly, high quality products that are made from recycled plastic milk jugs. These feeders and houses prevent used milk jugs from making their way into our landfills.

(Bird food and crook arm not included.)

*Contact your local Wild Birds Unlimited Store for product availability. Some products are species specific and not carried at all stores.
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EcoTough 9x9 Tray, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
EcoTough 9" x 9" Tray Bird Feeder
APS Basic Setup, Hardware, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
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APS Basic Setup – Hanging

Our exclusive, patented Advanced Pole System® (APS) Basic Setup is the perfect beginning to your ultimate bird feeding and/or watering station designed to meet your own individual needs.

Just twist the 4-foot base pole into the ground using the convenient corkscrew auger. Next slide the Stabilizer onto the base pole and push into the ground (Tests show the stabilizer holds the pole straight in up to 35 MPH wind gusts). Add the extension pole and arms and top it with the decorative finial; then fill and hang your bird feeders.

Includes:

  • 48″ base pole
  • 48″ extension pole
  • double crook arm
  • two-piece large stabilizer
  • chickadee finial

Also, be sure to shop through our other bird feeding supplies to complement all your bird feeding needs.

(Feeders and bird food not included.)

*Contact your local Wild Birds Unlimited Store for product availability. Some products are species specific and not carried at all stores.
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APS Basic Setup, Hardware, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
APS Basic Setup - Hanging

Other Info About Sparrows

Do Sparrows Migrate?

Sparrows are predominantly migratory throughout their range.

What Foods Do Sparrows Eat?

Millet, oil sunflower, sunflower chips, cracked corn, peanut pieces, Bark Butter®, Bark Butter Bits

Where Do Sparrows Nest?

Nests on ground, bushes or trees. Will not use a nest box.

What Do Sparrows Look Like?

Male and female have similar plumage. No seasonal plumage changes. Juveniles are paler.

Sparrow Range Maps

Maps provided by Birds of North America Online.
Maintained by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.