Chapelwood Ultra Squirrel Proof Nut Feeder

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£15.99
A squirrel resistant caged lantern feeder with an attractive powder coated green cage, complete with a hanging handle for ease of use.
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This caged squirrel proof nut feeder has a strong powder coated green and silver steel cage, giving smaller birds access to the food but keeping larger adult birds and adult squirrels away.

Comes with a convenient hanging handle, this feeder will look stunning in your garden.

Dimensions: H36 x W24 x D24cm

 

*A Note On Juvenile Squirrels and Juvenile large birds

The feeders can only protect against adult grey squirrels and large adult birds such as magpies, crows rooks etc, which ultimately do the most damage.  Some birds, such as a woodpecker, wont fit through the bars but could manage to get their beaks inside and access the food.

There is always a chance than an adolescent young squirrel could squeeze into the bars and access the feeder.  The young squirrels look very similar to adults but are actually far fluffier making them much more flexible!  Squirrels are normally born in March, April, July and August so there may well be a risk around these months. This is short term issue and will be the problem of any feeder that has researched the necessary bar spacing required.  You may also find that adolescent jackdaws, crows and pigeons may find their way in.  The bars on these feeders cannot be made smaller to protect from adolescent or red squirrels as this would pose a risk to the birds.

If squirrels do manage to get into the feeders to prevent damage to the plastic tubes a a dash of chilli flakes mixed in with the nuts or seeds will have no effect on the birds at all but will deter the squirrels.

 

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    Exactly what I was hoping for, good quality, sturdy, easy. (Posted on 24/03/2020)
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