Perky-Pet® Silver 2-in-1 Wild Bird Feeder - Specifications
- 1.8 lb seed capacity
- 2-in-1 seed port feeder system
- Antique silver finish
- Removable, bird friendly tray to catch seed and shells
What's in the Box:
- 1 bird feeder
- 1.8 lb seed capacity
- Individual feeder - height 17" and width 6.75"
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
Review Rateworthless hanger
I filled the feeder and when I hung it, the two wires holding the cap came off and it landed on the ground. there is no way the wire cap inserts will hold any weight.This is the worst feeder I have ever purchased!Response From WoodstreambrandsJennifer : Consumer Relations Representative
We are very sorry for this experience! This feedback is appreciated and has been shared with our Product Managers. Please feel free to contact our Consumer Relations Team at 1-855-PERKYPET (1-855-737-5973) for further assistance. We would like to learn more about what occurred and provide warranty assistance!
Review RateWill not purchase again. Poor quality
The first feeder came with one feeder port missing and was replaced with a new feeder. The hanger/top cover hanger wire is of high strength, but is not bent enough to keep it from coming free during filling or hanging. I bent it enough to secure it in place. I also had to replace one of the bottom feeder ports as it was not secure and fell out while hanging and emptied the tube on the ground. They are now all glued in place. Poorest feeder I have ever used. Will be changing to my triple tube next week as the bird population has now increased.Response From WoodstreambrandsJennifer : Consumer Relations Representative
Thank you for taking the time to provide this feedback! We are very sorry for this experience and have shared this information with our Product Managers for further review. All feedback is used to help make our products even better!
Your satisfaction with your purchase is important to us and we would like to make this right. Please feel free to contact our Consumer Relations Team at 1-855-PERKYPET (1-855-737-5973) for warranty assistance. We are happy to help!
Review Ratecost versus quality
I had two older feeders from Perky-Pet and they were built using cast metal for the feeder holes. I was extremely pleased with the quality, the feeders lasted for years. That was the reason that I decided to order new ones from you. I was quite disappointed to find that you changed to sheet metal. They are the same type and might last as long as the old ones, but they sure look cheap. By the way, price was not a factor. (maybe a little)Response From WoodstreambrandsJennifer : Consumer Relations Representative
We apologize for this experience. The time taken to share this feedback is appreciated. This information has been shared with our Product Managers.
Please feel free to contact our Consumer Relations Team at 1-855-PERKYPET (1-855-737-5973) with any questions or for additional assistance.
Review RateNot happy with purchase
I have a older one. Cooper colored cap very sturdy the silver colored did not last one day before t fell apart stellar jays obviously to heavy for it still. Using the old oneResponse From WoodstreambrandsPatty : Consumer Relations Representative
We are sorry to hear that this happened and would like the opportunity to make this right. Our feeders are covered by a 30-day satisfaction guarantee and a one-year replacement warranty. Please contact our Consumer Relations Team at 1-855-PERKYPET (1-855-737-5973) so we can learn more and provide assistance.
- All About
All About Wild Birds
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Wild Bird Feeders - Expert Tips
Hanging Your Feeder
- Ideally a sheltered southeastern exposure location is best for hanging bird feeders since birds like to feed in the sun and out of the wind. Birds also prefer not to have any obstructions over their feeding area so they can see any predators. more»
- Bird Baths - A clean and reliable water source is an excellent way to attract birds to your yard, especially those birds that do not necessarily eat seed or nectar. All birds will seek out a water supply, not only for drinking but also for keep themselves clean and healthy.
- Bird Houses - These are a good way to attract those species of birds that nest in holes. These structures should be made of an untreated wood (pine, cedar, etc.) and should have ventilation and drainage holes. It should be durable, and easy to check and clean. more»
- Keeping your feeder clean and full of fresh bird seed is very important to the health of visiting birds. It is recommended that you clean your wild bird feeder every two weeks. more»
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: What are the most popular bird seeds to use?
A: Black Oil Sunflower Seed is the most popular bird seed. It is much smaller than the traditional sunflower seed and best for those birds with smaller bills, such as the sparrow, junco and goldfinch. This seed is accepted by the greatest variety of birds.
Mixed Seed is also popular. It is best to buy the mixes that contain white proso millet, a tiny cream colored seed with a shiny shell. Mixes containing finely cracked corn and black oil sunflower are also preferred by a large number of birds.
Niger (Thistle Seed) is imported from Africa and Asia. Niger won't germinate, but it does have a tendency to become moldy due to lack of air circulation. If you notice mold on the seed, it must be removed from the feeder and the feeder must be cleaned thoroughly.
Q: How do I clean my bird feeders?
A: Before filling your feeder with fresh seed, it is recommended that the following precautions are taken:
- Remove all old seed.
- Soak feeder in a light water/bleach solution (9 parts water to 1 part bleach).
- Scrub feeder and allow to air dry.
- Rake and remove accumulated hulls and droppings from underneath the feeders.
- Spread mulch (bark or wood) under the feeder, replace mulch when soiled.
- Thoroughly wash hands after handling and cleaning feeders.
Q: What is the importance of providing water for wild birds?
A: Wild birds need fresh, clean water just as much as they need seed. Birds stay healthy by using water not just for drinking, but also for bathing, cleaning their feathers and to remove parasites. Waterers are better options than bird baths because they provide birds with fresh, clean water that prevents dirt and debris from contaminating it. In hotter climates or seasons, providing water for birds makes it easy for them to have access to a water source and retain their energy. By adding a water source, you also can attract a larger variety of birds to your yard. You may even attract more colorful birds that don't eat seed, but are in need of water!