There are a number of excellent Droll Yankee squirrel proof bird feeders available on the market, but some of the best include a durable squirrel proof design as part of a mixed seed style holder. Depending on what type of birds you wish to attract, you may need different features, such as an automatic swivel that kicks in as soon as a squirrel’s weight is detected. It’s best to compare a few different types of feeders to find the best solution to your needs.
Top Droll Yankee Feeders
A hanging bird feeder that is squirrel proof and features antimicrobial technology, this unit spins when a squirrel’s weight is detected. Uses four feed ports which can be accessed quickly using the perch ring. Has an internal baffle for squirrel prevention.
Providing a mixed seed style unit, this Droll Yankees feeder offers a great way for birds to quickly and easily get to your birdseed. Keeps squirrels off with an internal baffle while protecting seed with a full shelter dome area for weather protection.
An antimicrobial squirrel proof hanging feeder, this unit features clean polycarbonate UV-stabilization and holds up to five pounds of bird seed. Using four perches that are weight-sensitive, birds can get on — but squirrels cannot.
Featuring a mounted pole platform and a hopper feeder style, this unit is totally squirrel proof and ensures that the threaded feeder adapter lets another mounting feeder be placed at the unit’s top. Using polycarbonate, UV stabilized material, this unit will never yellow as it gets older and is extremely durable.
Using a clear feeder tube, this unit allows seed to remain bird-visible while keeping squirrels away. This is due to the unit’s generous height which cannot be reached or hung onto by squirrels. Only birds can perch and eat from this seed dispensing unit, one of Droll Yankees’ most popular.
Choosing a Droll Yankees Feeder
The best feeder for your needs will include an easy-to-clean design, a simple, squirrel-proof mechanism, and of course, a fillable feeding area for seed that is quickly refilled. It’s best to compare a few different sizes and makes of Droll Yankees feeders, since some include additional features such as pole mounting or a heightened perch for the seed dispenser, making it hard for squirrels to reach.
A squirrel proof feeder is a great choice, as it will prevent unwanted visitors from getting to your birdseed while also allowing finches, cardinals, quail, doves, and other bird types to get to your birdseed without any trouble. Many squirrel proof designs have built-in mechanisms to ensure that these pesky critters cannot get in to eat the seed inside. You can also find a model that includes a small electric charge or simply a swivel design that rotates quickly to toss squirrels off when they attempt to access food. The best unit for your needs will be based on budget, climate, and the amount of birds you hope to bring in.