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The Ultimate Guide to Feeding Peanuts to Birds: Benefits and Considerations

The Ultimate Guide to Feeding Peanuts to Birds: Benefits and Considerations

Feeding Peanuts to birds is a common practice due to their high nutritious value. Being an excellent natural food source, they contribute to birds' well-being and vitality while enabling them to endure long migrations during the cold weather. However, if you are struggling with the main question of how to feed peanuts to birds, then this guide will assist you by revealing the benefits, type of peanut assortments, considerations, and other factors.  So, keep reading to know more! Types of …
16th May 2024
Signs of Overfeeding Fish: How to Spot and Prevent it

Signs of Overfeeding Fish: How to Spot and Prevent it

Do you know that fish are more likely to die from overfeeding than starvation?  One of the most prevalent mistakes that almost every novice aquarist makes is overfeeding! This kind of mistake is common since many are unaware that it could have serious repercussions, including the death of fish. Due to overeating, various issues arise both for the fish and the aquatic environment. Excess food can rot, resulting in poor water quality, which can cause stress and diseases in fish. Therefore, …
7th May 2024
8 Easy Ways to Attract Woodpeckers to Your Garden

8 Easy Ways to Attract Woodpeckers to Your Garden

Woodpeckers are among the most interesting birds known for their drumming sound and bright colours. Many of us have heard their sound while enjoying a day in the garden or a family picnic in the woods. Besides being fun to watch, do you know they are great ecosystem players and natural pest controllers? Not only these, but woodpeckers also bring many other perks for maintaining a garden’s natural appeal, and that’s why people love having them in backyards or gardens.  If you also want to a …
8th Apr 2024
How to Protect Your Bird Feeders from Pigeons ?

How to Protect Your Bird Feeders from Pigeons ?

You must have noticed damaged feeding ports, hanging mechanisms, perches, lids and bottoms. Who could be the prime culprit? Bird feeders are meant to care for birds’ dietary needs autonomously, but not all birds approach there to fill their stomachs. Some are aggressive, invasive and highly populated who come around the bird feeders mainly to cause damage. Pigeons come at the top rank in this case. The reason is their rapidly increasing population, which has already crossed 400 million wor …
28th Mar 2024 Bird Feeding, Bird Feeders, Pigeon Control, Pest Prevention, Bird Feeder Tips, Bird Feeder Solutions, Bird Feeder Protection
5 Foolproof Ways to Rat-Proof Your Bird Feeder

5 Foolproof Ways to Rat-Proof Your Bird Feeder

Building a bird-friendly environment is a delightful endeavour, but it involves the responsibility of managing many potential issues. One major challenge involves avoiding the attraction of rats and mice to bird feeders, and how can we keep the bird feeders rat-proof?  The presence of rats may create health risks, cause structural damage, and disrupt the birding experience. Rats can steal all the bird feed, leaving nothing for the birds. Besides, once they reach your bird feeder, they will …
18th Mar 2024
Should You Feed Birds Every Day?

Should You Feed Birds Every Day?

At Kennedy Wild Bird Food, we talk often about what to feed birds, how to feed birds, and when to feed birds, but not necessarily how often. We aim to advise fellow bird lovers on everything they need to know about bird feeding, that way we can ensure your garden will be a popular location year-round! This blog aims to answer a question we get asked a lot “should you feed birds every day?” Although there is no black and white rule book as to how often you should feed birds, there are ways …
5th Jul 2023 Rachel Weinhold
Top 5 British Birds

Top 5 British Birds

Lucky for birdwatching lovers, Britain is home to some amazing, beautiful birds. This blog aims to explore the top 5 British birds. If you manage to catch any of the beauties we discuss in this article, be sure to log it in the Birdspotter App!What Are The Top 5 Bird Species In Britain?A recent study of bird species in Britain has concluded on the top 5 British birds.5. The Blackbird and Chaffinch.In joint fifth place on the popularity leaderboard are the Blackbird and the Chaffinch - with an …
5th Jul 2023 Rachel Weinhold
How To Make A Bird Feeding Station

How To Make A Bird Feeding Station

Bird feeding stations are a great way to encourage wild birds to visit your garden and to support populations. There is a misconception that wild birds only need additional food over the winter months, and whilst it’s true that they can often find natural sources of food during the warmer months, wild birds benefit from extra food all year round. Birds need to build up an extra layer of fat under their skin to protect them from harsh weather and give them energy for flying longer distances and …
5th Jul 2023 Kennedy Wild
The Benefits Of Feeding Wild Birds In The Winter

The Benefits Of Feeding Wild Birds In The Winter

Feeding birds all year round can have so many benefits, not only for the birds but for you as well. Although we may see fewer birds visiting our gardens in winter, that isn’t to say that we shouldn’t be feeding them. Often, birds rely on the extra nutrients that you offer in your bird feeders to keep them in optimal health from one season to the next. This blog aims to explore the benefits of feeding wild birds in winter.There are so many myths surrounding bird feeding, especially bird feedin …
5th Jul 2023 Kennedy Wild
Bird Food And Other Animals 

Bird Food And Other Animals 

It is no secret that bird food can attract not only birds. This blog aims to highlight everything you need to know about bird food and other animals. Bird seed can bring rare and beautiful flying visitors to your garden throughout the year, however it can also attract pests such as mice, squirrels and even rats. However, there are plenty of steps you can take to make sure you keep vermin away from your garden and birds can enjoy their food without the risk of onlooking animals stealing …
5th Jul 2023 Rachel Weinhold

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