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Old Friday 13th October 2017, 07:25   #1
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Hi everyone

Hi everyone, my name is Jimmy and I live in Edinburgh Scotland.
I hope to learn how to attract more wild birds into my garden and keep them there.

They seem to be all around my neighbours gardens but rarely ours.
I have invested in various feeders for the winter coming up and put a few bird boxes at the other end of our garden.

I hope to learn from you all.
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Old Friday 13th October 2017, 07:41   #2
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Hello Jimmy and welcome to the forum from all the Staff, I only use Sunflower hearts and 14" seed feeders and they attract all sorts, enjoy and all the best.
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Hi Jimmy and a warm welcome from me too.

Have you got water for them to drink or bathe in... even an old upturned dustbin lid would do?

All things Scottish can be found here. Also, keep an eye on threads titled something like Scottish Bashes; we try to meet up occasionally and they're always great fun. You'd be most welcome to join us on another if you can manage.
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Hi Jimmy, just wanted to add one more welcome to the forum. Nice of you to join us.
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Thank you all for the kind words of welcome.
So looking forward to learning from you all and learning how to attract the wild birds into our garden.
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Just ordered my first 14-inch seed feeder.
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Just ordered my first 14-inch seed feeder.
Thanks to you all.
That could be a slippery slope! Once you get started it can be hard to stop.
However, the feeders will bring you (and the birds) a lot of enjoyment.
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Hi Jimmy and welcome to BirdForum. Good luck with the garden birds.

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That could be a slippery slope! Once you get started it can be hard to stop.
However, the feeders will bring you (and the birds) a lot of enjoyment.
I hope so Lisa, thank you.
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