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February is National Wild Bird Feeding Month, Florida! Scooter and Vinny are Super excited!

Florida Blue Jay

Since 1994, February has been designated as National Wild Bird Feeding Month. While wild bird feeding is a popular hobby all over the country and throughout the year, February offers us a chance to share even more aspects of this wonderful and exciting activity. Wild Birds Unlimited in Clearwater/Safety Harbor invites its fans and friends …

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Week 2 of WBU Clearwater/Safety Harbor’s Christmas Gift Product Profile: Great Feeders Make Great Gifts!

florida purple finches

While Scooter laments the issue of finally cracking the code on the Eliminator Feeder, Vinny comfortably sits, enjoying whatever morsels he can gain from any number of the terrific feeders offered at Wild Birds Unlimited’s Clearwater/Safety Harbor location. With Florida’s year-round temperate climate, wild bird watchers have reason to enjoy their hobby all year long! …

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It’s 4th of July, Pinellas County! Scooter says, “Let’s look at Florida’s Favorite Red, White and Blue Birds!”

Sparklers, hot dogs, watermelons and fireworks abound as Florida’s Pinellas and North Pinellas county areas prepare to celebrate this year’s 4th of July Independence Day! But aside from all the fun and great celebrations, Florida has its own “reds, whites and blues” to celebrate! We’re talking about Florida’s beautiful red, white and blue birds. But …

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Scooter says, “Heads’up, Folks!” Your backyard habitat and its visitors require some special care during Florida’s hot and humid summer temps!

While maintaining feeders, houses and general backyard habitat areas during winter and spring are usually paramount, we can be lulled into a sense of granted comfort when Florida’s temps rise and we think our wild bird visitors have it all under control. Scooter is here to say, “They don’t!” As spring inches in, we’re excited …

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Preventing Bully Birds at the Feeders: Scooter talks about Florida’s REAL… Angry Birds!

While Scooter plots his next intrusion into the Wild Birds Unlimited’s feeders behind the Clearwater/Safety Harbor store, he’s also fearful of being spied upon and beaten by the local neighborhood bullies. While they are all beautiful, Florida’s wild birds can be, well… a handful. With most of Florida’s wild birds busily preening feathers and plumping …

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It’s Father’s Day, 2015, Florida! Scooter Wonders, “Are Florida’s Wild Bird Dads Underrated?”

wbu wild bird fathers know best

  We often hear about the hyper, almost maniacal, protective natures that wild bird mothers -of any species- show towards the safety and welfare of their offspring. I’m not saying Florida’s wild bird Moms are crazy taking care of their kids, just that Dads can sometimes be a hoot, too. And maybe, just maybe, they …

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It’s a Party! Come See Scooter at Wild Birds Unlimited’s Open House in Clearwater!

      Scooter invites all of our Wild Birds Unlimited fans to join him and all the gang at the annual Spring Open House at Wild Birds Unlimited’s Nature Shop in Clearwater/Safety Harbor! Check out these great details! Saturday, April 26th, 2014¬†from Noon to 4:00 PM. Wild Birds Unlimited of Safety Harbor/Clearwater is celebrating …

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Wild Birds Unlimited in Clearwater/Safety Harbor, Marches into Spring!! Scooter is excited!

It’s March and that means… Spring is on its way at Wild Birds Unlimited in Clearwater/Safety Harbor! Florida’s wild birds, bees and Scooter Squirrel relations are all fighting for the best spot in our backyard habitats. It’s a match of furry and feathered wits, to be sure! So, if you’d like to escape the carnage …

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Hammock Bird Banding

A dynamic update on the Migratory Bird Banding Project in Hammock Park, Dunedin, Florida.