Best used for:BluebirdsChickadeesNuthatchesWoodpeckersWrensPerky-Pet® Dried Mealworm Bird Feeder with Flexports® Attract insect-eating birds to your yard with the Perky-Pet® Dried Mealworm Bird Feeder with Flexports®. Bluebirds, woodpeckers and other insect-loving birds are sure to love dining at this unique feeder. This feeder includes our patented Flexports®, which offer benefits for birds and you. The flexible rubber port cover is uniquely designed to prevent clogging and is the perfect size for mealworms. The design also allows birds to feed in a more natural position. With 3.5 oz of mealworms on offer, your backyard birds will be in good supply.More Comfortable for Birds Standard mealworm ports can be difficult for birds to grab food from. This feeder’s unique Flexports® offer more feeding angles than standard ports because they’re flexible. The design allows birds to feed at an optimal position outside of the port, creating a more natural feeding position and offering better visibility so they feel safer and stick around longer. Birds won’t be able to resist visiting over and over!No Clogging Both feeding stations are equipped with our new Perky-Pet® Flexports®. The gaps in the flexible cover are the perfect size for dried mealworms. Not only does this design make it easier for birds to grab food, but it also prevents clogging, which can be a problem with standard ports.Perches Fit Small & Large Birds Birds won’t be able to resist the Perky-Pet® Dried Mealworm Bird Feeder! It features two feeding ports so multiple birds can dine at the same time and you can enjoy a better view. The feeding stations also boast ladder-style perches to accommodate birds both large and small.Weather-Resistant Ports Rain, snow, and other adverse weather conditions are the primary ways that bird food falls prey to mold and mildew. That’s why we’ve designed the Perky-Pet® Dried Mealworm Bird Feeder with its unique Flexports®. The flexible rubber port cover offers better protection from weather, so your seed stays fresh and dry longer.Accessorize Your Seed Feeder When you’re feeding many birds, having the right accessories can make the experience that much more enjoyable. Check out a few other options that will enhance your seed feeder.There’s more to bird feeding than the feeder itself. Accessorize with hanging hooks, bafflers, scoops and more.Are squirrels a nuisance to your bird feeding routine? Our baffler options can help you keep them at bay.Hanging hooks and poles give you ultimate flexibility for placing your feeders so you can easily view them.Perky-Pet® Dried Mealworm Bird Feeder with Flexports® Product Details Do you want to know more helpful details about the Dried Mealworm Bird Feeder with Flexports®? Take a closer look at the in-depth specifications for this product. Complete Product Details »
Perky-Pet® Dried Mealworm Bird Feeder with Flexports® Model # 388F Height 10.2 inches Diameter 3.08 inches Ports 2 Capacity 3.5 oz Seed Type Dried mealworms Materials PlasticLearn More About Wild Birds Wild birds are so common to us that we often glance at them without a second thought. When we really look at them, observe them and enjoy their special qualities, we can truly appreciate some of nature's amazing creatures. Check out some of our great resources to find out more about your favorite wild birds.Our 30-Day Satisfaction Guarantee Your satisfaction with our bird feeders and service is our top priority! If you are anything less than completely satisfied with your bird feeder or accessory, you may return it within 30 days of receipt for a product replacement or refund of your full purchase price. It's part of our worry-free shopping policy!About Perky-Pet®:We have been the trusted experts in backyard bird feeding since 1958. Perky-Pet® delivers high quality, functional bird feeders and accessories that bring more birds to your backyard. Bringing nature to you™. More About Perky-Pet® »
Perky-Pet® Dried Mealworm Bird Feeder with Flexports® Model Number 388F Height 10.2 inches Diameter 3.08 inches Ports 2 Capacity 3.5 oz Seed Type Dried mealworms Materials Plastic
30-Day Satisfaction Guaranteed Policy
Your satisfaction with our bird feeders and service is our top priority!
If you are anything less than completely satisfied with your bird feeder or accessory, you may return it within 30 days of receipt for a product replacement or refund of your purchase price. It's part of our worry-free shopping policy!
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Wild birds are so common to us that we often glance at them without a second thought. When we really look at them, observe them and enjoy their special qualities, we can truly appreciate some of nature's amazing creatures.
Check out our Wild Bird Library to find out about some of your favorite birds!
Wild Bird Feeders - Expert Tips
Hanging Your Feeder
- Ideally a sheltered southeastern exposure location is best for hanging bird feeders since birds like to feed in the sun and out of the wind. Birds also prefer not to have any obstructions over their feeding area so they can see any predators. more»
- Bird Baths - A clean and reliable water source is an excellent way to attract birds to your yard, especially those birds that do not necessarily eat seed or nectar. All birds will seek out a water supply, not only for drinking but also for keep themselves clean and healthy.
- Bird Houses - These are a good way to attract those species of birds that nest in holes. These structures should be made of an untreated wood (pine, cedar, etc.) and should have ventilation and drainage holes. It should be durable, and easy to check and clean. more»
- Keeping your feeder clean and full of fresh bird seed is very important to the health of visiting birds. It is recommended that you clean your wild bird feeder every two weeks. more»
Wild Bird Feeders - FAQs
Protecting Birds FAQs
Q: What can I do about the cat that keeps visiting my feeder?
A: If it is your neighbor's precious Fluffy, you may want to suggest that they tie a bell around the cat's neck to alert the birds when the cat is near. more»
Q: How do I discourage squirrels and raccoons?
A: Here are a few simple and effective suggestions for keeping the squirrels and raccoons off your feeder. more»
Bird Seed FAQs
Q: What are the most popular bird seeds to use?
A: Black Oil Sunflower Seed is the most popular bird seed. It is much smaller than the traditional sunflower seed. It is best for those birds with smaller bills, such as the sparrow, junco and goldfinch. more»
Q: How do I prevent seeds from sprouting under my feeder?
A: You will need to sterilize your seed to prevent it from germinating. This will not alter the attractiveness or the nutritional value of the seed in any way more»
Q: Birds at my feeder look sick, what should I do?
A: The best thing to do is to stop feeding the birds temporarily. Remove the feeders and throw out all of the seed. Thoroughly wash your feeders as suggested in Tips for a clean feeding station. more»
Q: How do I clean my bird feeders?
A: Before filling your feeder with fresh seed, it is recommended that the following precautions are taken:
- Remove all old seed.
- Soak feeder in a light water/bleach solution (9 parts water to 1 part bleach).
- Scrub feeder and allow to air dry. more»
Feeder Types FAQs
Q: I own the Window Feeder. Lately it won't stick to the window. What can I do?
A: The first suggestion is to slightly moisten the cups. If you have already tried moistening the suction cups, we have a few other tips. more»
Q: Will I find only finches at my finch feeder?
A: No. Pine Siskins, Redpolls, Mourning Doves, Juncos, Towhees, and Cowbirds are all attracted to thistle seed.