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Suet Substitute

I always give the birds stale bread slices PLUS I feed them seeds and suet cakes but today (since I ran out of store bought suet cakes) I put them all together! I buttered the slice of bread with chunky peanut butter on each side (one side at a time) then dropped the bread into my bag of bird seed!

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Each slice fits into the pre-made suet holders perfectly!

If you love BIRDS vote for me!

By Donna from NE Pennsylvania

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January 5, 20141 found this helpful

Great idea! Easy, cheap and clever. Love it! Thanks for sharing.

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March 3, 20140 found this helpful

Perfect, simple, and best of all in my book, easily dun! Here's a thought: why not make a lard 'sammy'?

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August 13, 20140 found this helpful

Bread is actually bad for birds. It has no nutritional value for them and is actually considered a junk food for them.

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It can cause health problems for the birds as well.

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June 20, 20160 found this helpful

HELLO from TEXAS..i'm a 68 yr. old man on ssi and disabled due to an offshore drilling accident..feeding wild birds is a great pass time with me and i've put an old piece of carpet under my feeders to catch the un-eaten seeds..the doves come in droves to feed off the seeds..i'm gonna try hen scratch 'cause bird seed is using up my budget...just my thoughts...james

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February 5, 20190 found this helpful

I think this a great idea.I am going to try this!

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December 26, 20190 found this helpful

In preschool we made a project, Im 39, so it has been many years. We tied yarn to a pine cone to make a hanger, then coated it with peanut butter, last step was to coat it with birdseed.

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No fancy suet cake holder needed.

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