Do you think you have to travel great distances to see exciting wild birds?Would you like to set up a birdfeeder in your yard, but feel overwhelmed by the choices in your local store?Puzzled by how to attract cardinals without attracting squirrels?Are you confused about whether it's best to feed birds in winter or summer?
For the Birdsanswers all these questions and more!In this accessible, easy-to-use guide, you'll learn how to attract beautiful wild birds to your own backyard, year-round.Authors Anne Schmauss, Mary Schmauss, and Geni Krolick, three sisters who own and manage wild bird specialty stores, draw on combined decades of experience to show you how to make your backyard into a bird oasis.The unique month-by-month format gives you the information you want when you need it, explaining what birds are looking for in terms of food, habitat, water, and nesting every month of the year.
The authors cover every area of bird essentials, from basics such as types of birdseed to more exotic food choices like mealworms;from the correct depth for a birdbath to where to place nesting boxes.For the Birds is like having three bird experts on-call to answer your questions at any moment, sharing their time-tested tips and tricks for attracting the most interesting variety of birds to your backyard.
If we are shipping directly from our store, we will ship within 1-2 business days.
Fancy PVC bird houses and feeders are shipped from another location. They are handcrafted as ordered, so you must allow 2-3 weeks for shipping.
On fragile items or items of low stock, we may opt to ship directly from our supplier. This can also lead to longer than normal shipping times. In a case like this we would reach out to the email provided to communicate this.
All packaging of products are inspected prior to shipment. Damaged merchandise includes items that have been damaged in shipping. • If a shipment arrives at your door with apparent shipping damage and the delivery driver is there, please refuse the delivery and make sure that the driver marks "Damaged" on the box and makes note of it in his/her system/hand pad. • If you find the delivery left at your door and it is damaged, take pictures of the damages and provide these to firstname.lastname@example.org, so that we can forward your claim to our carriers. • If you have already accepted delivery and then find shipping damage, please us immediately. Save all packaging material and paperwork; do not throw anything away! If you attempt to return the merchandise yourself, you will jeopardize our chances of making a claim, and you may not receive credit for the return. In many cases you will be required to take pictures of the damages and to provide these to us, so that we can forward your claim to our carriers.
Once we get acknowledgement and a approval disposition from our carriers, we will send you a replacement at no extra charge. In every case, these issues always work out to our customers' 100% satisfaction.
RETURNING RESELLABLE MERCHANDISE:
We will accept merchandise for return that was purchased from Bell Farm Shops, within 14 days of receipt.
Shipping Fees are not refundable.
• The merchandise must be in new and unused condition and in its original unopened packaging. Opened packaging, broken seals, items removed from packaging, used, tested, abused, crashed items, discarding the packing material are some examples of what constitutes used and unreturnable merchandise. • Any and all Returns are returned at the customer's expense as we do not reimburse or pay for shipping. We also will not pay for any postage due on any Returns.