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Bark Butter Bits
No-Melt Suet Cylinder

156 Bird Species (and Counting)

Bark Butter

Jim Carpenter is the founder of Wild Birds Unlimited and the creator of Jim’s Birdacious® Bark Butter®, the food that has attracted 156 different bird species and counting.

Bark Butter is a spreadable suet that can be easily smeared on tree bark or a Bark Butter Feeder to attract birds such as chickadees, nuthatches, catbirds, cardinals, mockingbirds, wrens, woodpeckers, towhees, Brown Creepers, grosbeaks, robins and more. Available only at Wild Birds Unlimited, it is made from suet, peanut butter and corn for a high energy treat your birds will love.

WBU Feeders to Serve It to Your Backyard Birds

Single QuickBites™ Feeder
FeatherWeight QuickBites Window Feeder
Double QuickBites™ Feeder
Bark Butter on a Tree Trunk, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
Bark Butter on a Tree Trunk
Lenny's Log Feeder, Bark Butter Feeder, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
Log Feeder
JIm's Birdacious Bark Butter Feeder, Bird Feeder, Wild Birds Unlimited, WBU
Bark Butter Feeder

Mealworms & Bark Butter

Bugs & Bits

Bugs & Bits is a treat for the birds blends our popular Bark Butter Bits with dried mealworms and includes calcium. It attracts a wide variety of birds and can be fed year round, but is especially popular during nesting months and will help attract insect-eating birds.

Suet Nuggets

Bark Butter Bits

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. Also available in a hot pepper version. Hot pepper helps deter critters.

Single Serving

QuickBites Bark Butter

It doesn’t get any more convenient to attract a wider variety of birds. A single serving of Bark Butter, approximately 3 oz., sits in a recyclable cup that drops into our new QuickBites and Double QuickBites feeders.

Can also be applied to other Bark Butter feeders, or apply straight onto a tree! Also available in a hot pepper version. Hot pepper helps deter critters.

Backyard Birds Who Love QuickBites Bark Butter

Suet Cylinder

No-Melt Suet Cylinder

Our popular Bark Butter® is now offered in our no-melt suet cylinder form. It can be offered on any of our cylinder feeders. Entice a wide variety of birds to your yard, while deterring critters with the Hot Pepper version.

Backyard Birds Who Love Bark Butter No-Melt Suet Cylinders