Please keep your bird bath topped up

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Please keep your bird bath topped up

Birds need water for drinking and bathing. Water is particularly important during the winter when natural supplies may be frozen and in dry or hot weather during the summer when water can be hard to find.

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Please keep your bird bath clean

Please clean your birdbath regularly and change the water. A layer of algae, dead leaves or bird droppings will soon build up, so give the bath a thorough clean every week. Scrub the sides and bottom of your bird bath to remove algae and other dirt.

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Feeding Wild Birds In The Winter

Song thrush

During the summer months birds require high protein foods, especially during their moult. During cold winter weather birds will benefit from high-energy or high-fat foods, which will  help them to maintain their fat reserves and to survive frosty nights. Autumn is the time to change the composition of bird foods offered and perhaps the arrangement of your feeders. It is relatively easy to plan for winter bird feeding.

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