Bird Seed Boulder City NV

Local resource for bird seed in Boulder City, NV. Includes detailed information on local resources that give access to straight birdseed, mixed birdseed, parrot food, macaw food, black sunflower seeds, wild birdseed, and safflowerseed, as well as advice and content on bird food.

Ocean Front Landscape Inc
(702) 431-5666
3125 S Hollywood Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
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Hafen Nursery
(702) 565-9118
1740 N Boulder Hwy
Henderson, NV
 
Akitas Landscape & Maintenance
(702) 566-8130
200 W Desert Rose Dr
Henderson, NV
 
Blue Star Landscapes
(702) 492-6999
1811 Country Meadows Dr
Henderson, NV
 
AAA Indoor Organic Garden Super Center
(702) 434-7365
1014 W Sunset Rd
Henderson, NV
 
Living Stones Corporation
(702) 204-1129
806 Buchanan Blvd Ste 115-143
Boulder City, NV
 
John Deere Landscapes
(702) 558-5022
981 Empire Mesa Way
Henderson, NV
 
Bos Landscaping
(702) 558-7885
731 N Racetrack Rd
Henderson, NV
 
American Landscape Service LLC
(702) 568-6065
1072 Bootspur Dr
Henderson, NV
 
Courtney Landscape & Pools
(702) 435-5799
1969 Whitney Mesa Dr
Henderson, NV
 
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Bird Seeds | Healthy bird seed formulations for wild birds

Healthy bird seed formulations for wild birds

Quality bird seeds deliver all the nutrients required by both wild and domesticated birds to enjoy health and vitality. However, different bird species have different nutritional needs, and some birds will eat certain foods while others won't touch them.

If you're buying pet bird seed, your best bet is to talk to your vet or a domesticated-bird professional to find out what type of food is optimal. However, you'll need to do a little of your own research if you're planning to use wild bird seeds to attract untamed feathered visitors to your yard.

Food in the Wild vs. Formulated Bird Seeds

It's important to understand that virtually every species of wild bird has preferred foods, as well as foods they'll readily eat when preferred foods are not available. By understanding this, you'll be able to appeal to their natural tastes and provide them with a meal they'll keep coming back for.

Sometimes, these needs are easy to provide for. Cardinals, for example, prefer to eat sunflower seeds, so you can attract them to your yard simply by stocking your bird feeders with these readily available treats. Similarly, hummingbirds prefer nectars and small insects, so providing some protein, sugar water and sweetened seeds will coax them to visit you.

However, you'll need to get creative to attract certain birds. For instance, owls are predators, feeding on small mammals, snakes and birds. Since it's unlikely that you'll be able to offer them these to eat, you're best off attracting owls by offering them a source of clean, fresh water.

Easy Bird Seed Recipes You Can Make Yourself

If you don't want to stock your bird seed houses with generic wholesale bird seed, you can create tasty and nutritious homemade snacks for wild birds using common household ingredients.

To make filler for your bird feeder, take 1 cup each of cooking oil, peanut butter, shortening and cracked corn, and mix in enough wild bird seeds to crea...

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