Squirrel-proof bird feeder

Age 3-5

Activity Type

helping wildlife

Activity Season

autumn winter spring summer

Activity Topic


Activity Key Stage

Key Stage 1

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Squirrel-proof bird feeder

Feed the birds, outsmart the squirrels.

Next time you feed the birds, try these top tips to stop squirrels stealing their snacks.

  • Use things you have at home, such as Vaseline, bowls and plastic tubes
  • Experiment with different techniques
  • Make sure you ask your grown-up to help you!

Did you manage to stop the squirrels in their tracks?

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