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Top 10 Best Squirrel Feeders

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Do you have a lot of squirrels in your neighborhood? Would you like to offer them a snack? Then you need to purchase a squirrel feeder for your backyard. This is somewhere that you can safely leave out nuts and they can come and find them. This also gives you an opportunity to watch your furry friends at work. Here are our top 10 best squirrel feeders.

The Squirrel Shop Classic Squirrel Feeder


If you are looking for a basic but effective squirrel feeder, this is going to be the one for you. It is great to attach to a tree and it will blend in since it is made from wood. It is handmade so that it is solid and sturdy. It has a landing for the squirrel to rest on and they can easily reach the food you leave out. It is important to note that this feeder will only be big enough for one squirrel at a time. So, if you have a lot, to may want a larger feeder to avoid fighting.

Gifts & Décor Woodland Squirrel Feeder


If you want a squirrel feeder to leave out some food for your furry friends, as well as to look good in your yard, we recommend this one. This adorable design is shaped just like a squirrel and the tail forms a bowl so that you can lay out nuts. Once your furry friends work out they can come here for food, they are sure going to be back for more. You can lay out this squirrel feeder on a table or on the ground and put out a generous amount of food.

Stokes Select Lunch Box Squirrel Feeder


A lot of people like the look of wood. But some are not as durable as you would hope for. So, if you are looking for a squirrel feeder that is going to last a long time, check this design out. It is made from powder-coated and weatherproof material. You can easily attach it to a fence or tree and all the squirrel has to do is reach inside and get the food. This is good at keeping out other animals like birds.

Woodlink 75590 Squirrel Feeder


If you have a regular squirrel that visits you looking for food, invest in this feeder. It is made from metal for durability and you can easily attach it to a tree. You place the nuts instead and they are all covered so that they do not get wet. Around one squirrel can eat from this at a time and it may take them a while to figure out how to use it. But this gives you an opportunity to watch your little friend.

Songbird Essentials SQUD


Watching squirrels come into your yard and eat is a lot of fun. But it is even better with this squirrel feeder. It is almost like a bungee cord and the squirrel is going to have to work hard to earn his or her food. What’s more, if you also have bird feeds in your yard, this is a good way to ensure they do not steal that food. You can hear the ringing sound and come and watch the squirrels.

Birds Choice Squirrel Jar Feeder


This next one is on our list of the top 10 best squirrel feeders due to its smart design. It is shaped like a house with an open jar inside so that your wild friends can reach in and grab food from it. The jar is good at keeping out other animals and it is sturdy and durable for all weather. What’s more, you can attach this squirrel feeder to a tree so that they do not have to venture down into your yard. It is also easy to clean with the jar.

Heath Outdoor 903 Squirrel Feeder


If you are looking for a simply squirrel feeder, we recommend taking a look at this one. Enjoy this feeder that is made from attractive cedar wood and the good news is that it is easy to install and assemble by yourself. All there is is a screw and you can easily place a large corn cob here. The squirrel has enough space to sit and enjoy this snack. In fact, there is room for two squirrels at a time.

Picnic Table Squirrel Feeder


Those that are looking for a cute and adorable squirrel feeder will not be disappointed by this design. It is shaped like a picnic table, with a screen in the table so that the squirrels can enjoy a corn cob. It is designed from quality cedar and it is affordable too. Several squirrels can eat at the picnic table at once without there being any problems.

Zarammark Handcrafted Squirrel Feeder


This beautiful squirrel feeder is going to look great in your yard. It is designed to be like a nut bar for squirrels and the great thing is that you can place a corn cob on the screen, as well as have peanuts available in the holder. This allows the squirrels the choice of what snack they would like. The feeder is handcrafted from pine wood, which makes it stand out from other feeders. But it is also a higher price too.

Solution4Patio Hanging Tray Squirrel Feeder


If you have a tree in your yard, you can use this squirrel feeder. It simply hands from a branch and creates a tray for squirrels to sit on and eat. There is a screw for a corn cob to make it easy for them and several squirrels will fit on this platform at one time. you can easily watch them eat from your home. This feeder is affordable but made from high quality materials. It can hold up to 10 pounds and comes with a three-year warranty. What’s more, it is easy to clean since it allows drainage. You can even use this squirrel feeder for birds since it enjoys a versatile design.

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