To get a bird to use a new feeder,place the feeder in a suitable location. Add decorations near it to attract the birds. Then be patient and let the birds find the feeder.
People also ask
How do I get birds to come to my bird feeder?
But even if it’s not autumn, and there are no trees growing in your yard, you can still get birds to come to your feeder in a short period of time. You can get birds to come to your feeder quickly by setting up your bird feeding station properly.
How do you attract birds to your yard?
Larger birds, such as cardinals, jays, doves, and others prefer the more open platform feeders. Here you can feed mixed bird seeds with peanuts or other tree nuts, and cracked corn, and striped sunflower seeds. After your feeders are established, you can add suet feeders and thistle feeders.
Do you need more than one bird feeder?
As any backyard birder knows, a single bird feeder is rarely adequate once you get hooked on feeding the birds.
Do Bird baths attract birds to feeders?
Nothing attracts birds like the sound of dripping water! If you can make or buy a fountain, bubbler or dripper for your bird bath, you will soon have birds! And even birds that don’t come to feeders will come to bird baths. Remember, birds attract birds.