Heritage Farms Vista Squirrel Proof Bird Feeder
Heritage Farms Vista is a squirrel proof bird feeder that is a weight activated squirrel deterrent. When the squirrel steps on the spring loaded perch, it lowers closing off the seed supply.
The tension of these springs can be adjusted to allow for heavier birds such as woodpeckers to use the feeder without shutting of access to the seed. It has two perches, one on each side to allow for several birds to feed simultaneously at the feeder.
The roof is designed to act as a baffle causing any squirrel attempting to reach… Continue reading
Yankee Flipper squirrel proof bird feeder review
If you’ve had trouble caused by squirrels getting into your “squirrel proof” bird feeder, this is the bird feeder for you.
The Yankee Flipper is one of the best squirrel proof bird feeders I’ve found.
Made by Droll Yankees, this squirrel proof bird feeder has a perch that spins the moment a hungry squirrel steps onto it. When birds land on it, however, nothing happens. The spinning actions requires the heavier weight of a squirrel before it will activate and spin causing the squirrel to fall from the bird feeder.
It operates by means… Continue reading
Using a fake owl to scare away squirrels has been a method in use for a long time. It’s meant to trick squirrels into thinking there’s a predator nearby. But how well does it work? Are squirrels scarred away at the sight of a fake owl?
Just like all mammals, squirrels have… Continue reading