General Facts

cayenne pepper in bird seed

Can You Put Cayenne Pepper In Bird Seed?

Are you suffering from unwanted visitors to your garden in the form of squirrels stealing food from your bird feeders? While it’s true that squirrels need to eat just as much as birds do, why do they need to steal the food from the birds you enjoy watching? Are there […]

what birds like safflower seeds

What Birds like Safflower Seeds?

Not to be confused with that of the sunflower seed, safflower seed is the more unique and often rarer type of bird food offered at bird feeders. However, if you’re looking to attract a specific type of bird that is partial to a bit of safflower seed, these seed types […]

Where Do Birds Go In Storms?

When we have a storm we usually have advanced warning and we know to take cover. Some birds have their own early warning system and how they handle the storm very much depends on what sort of bird they are and what type of storm we have. Preparation Birds have […]

what is the state bird of california

What is The State Bird of California?

If you’ve had the chance to read my article about the state bird of Utah, you would know that it’s the California Gull. After reading the article, you’ve probably asked yourselves a fairly logical question: “If the California gull is not the state bird of the state it gets its […]

how big is a red tailed hawk

How Big Is A Red Tailed Hawk?

A red tailed hawk is a beautiful bird. In the wild you will find them all over America and they can grow to be large birds. Their bodies can be from 18 to 26 inches in length and their wingspan can be over 40 inches. The female tends to be […]