[CT Birds] Squirrel Problem. Any solutions?

Ryan Wirtes tachycineta at fastmail.com
Mon Oct 30 08:24:51 EDT 2017

Maybe try one of those corn on the cob squirrel feeders? It may give
them something to gnaw on that is distracting enough so they'll pass
on your furniture. Or it may completely backfire and turn into a
squirrel mafia scenario where if you're late with your "payments"
something gets chewed!
Ryan Wirtes

On Sat, Oct 28, 2017, at 08:16 PM, Orientale, Eugene via CTBirds wrote:>
> Squirrel Problem. Any solutions?
> I thought I'd put this question out there to the collective wisdom of> this group. My bird feeders are attracting many squirrels who
> bottom feed> around the feeders. No problem there, but the squirrels are
> also eating> my expensive outdoor furniture! The gnaw around the metal and plastic,> making the seating a little more rustic than I'd like.  So...
> any ideas> on how to keep the birds in, and the squirrels out?!
> Eugene Orientale
> Glastonbury, CT
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