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Great Gifts for Bird Lovers

by Michael and Diane Porter

Diane PorterMichael PorterHere are some of our favorite birding gifts that are sure to please the heart of a birdwatcher.

If you'd like to talk to a live human being, give us a call (800-779-7256). We've tried and used these items personally, and we will be happy to help you make a selection. You can also order online at the Birdwatching Dot Com Store.

LEAST EXPENSIVE
$129.95

Under $100

Shrike Binocular

Eagle Optics Shrike

The least expensive good binocular you can buy. Good eye relief, even for a person who wears glasses. Free shipping to US addresses.

Read our hands-on review

Buy it!

PERFECT KID'S GIFT
Read and touch

$14.95

Penguin and ABCs

Bird Book and Penguin

A soft plush penguin that no one can resist petting. And a bird book for small children, with one colorful bird for each letter of the alphabet. Free US shipping.

Buy it!

ALL WEATHER
Regular $69.95 - $79.95
Now $54.95 - $58.95

Kozy Spa

All Weather Feeder

Birds reach up from a covered platform. Seed stays dry and sound. Capacity 4 quarts or 6 quarts.

Buy it!

NEW TRAVEL SCOPE
Regular: $
999
Now $699

Vortex Razor Scope

50mm Vortex Razor HD Spotting Scope, for when you want to travel light and see great. New, top rated, weighs only 25 ounces. Free shipping to US addresses.

Read our hands-on review

Buy it!

METAL MESH
Ornament your winter!
$14.95

Red Seed Ball

Red Seed Ball

NEW! This cute Red Seed Ball dispenses sunflower seeds. Just fill it, hang it up outside, and watch the birds come.

Read our review

Buy it!

STARTER KIT
Separately: $149.95

In the kit: $119.99

Shrike Starter Kit

Better Birdwatching Starter Kit

Gets a budding birder going, with a good binocular (Eagle Optics Shrike), a bird book, and Diane's DVD, How to Start Watching Birds.

Buy it!

Other birdwatching starter kits

BEST WINTER BATH
Regular $189.95
Our price $139.95

Kozy Spa

Kozy Bird Spa with Pedestal

Attract birds year around with this great bath. Heater is built into the bowl, out of sight. See our review.

Buy it!

Also available without heater.

TRAVEL KIT
Regular: $2089
Now $1599

Vortex Razor Scope

Ultimate Birding Travel Kit

Entire scope and tripod outfit weighs under 5 pounds. Superb quality. Best travel kit. See details. Free US shipping.

Buy it!

BEST VALUE SCOPE
$2000 $1599

Vortex Razor Scope

Vortex Razor HD Scope

Michael and Diane rate the Vortex Razor 20-60x85 HD Spotting Scope among the top five spotting scopes.

But it costs half as much! Free shipping to US addresses.

Read our review.

Buy it!

ZEISS CONQUEST
Regular $999
- $1111
Now $929 - $969

Conquest HD

Zeiss Conquest HD

Full-sized, German-made Zeiss binocular under $1000! Best buy. Free US shipping.

Read our review.

Buy it!

NEW SWAROVSKI
Pocket Binocular

Regular $888 - $954
Now $799 - $859

Swarovski CL Companion

Swarovski CL Pocket

Swarovski's superb new pocket binocular. Once we tried it, we ordered one for ourselves.

See our review.

Buy it!

BIRDING DATABASE
For the Mac

$99.95

Leica Compact Ultravid

Bird Brain 6.4

For the Mac-using birder — Keeps life lists of all kinds. One-click access to Internet for each bird. Target lists for US states and 200 nations. More details.

Buy it!

 

BIRDS ONLY
$39.95
Our price $34.95

No/No Cardinal Feeder

No/No Cardinal Feeder

Say No-no! to squirrels with this all-metal, no-wood, no-plastic mesh feeder.

Roof protects birds and feed. Resists squirrel damage. Designed for cardinals, but many kinds of birds love it.

Buy it!

GREAT GIFT!
Regular $129
Limited time: $64.95

Hawk Eye Nature Cam

Hawk Eye Nature Cam

Mount this tiny TV camera inside a nest box and watch what goes on inside. Infrared lights record in total darkness.

See more details.

Buy it!

NEW! WIRELESS!
Regular:
$149
Now $79.95

Wireless Hawk Eye Nature Cam

Wireless Nature Cam

Now a wireless camera inside your birdhouse broadcasts the signal to your TV or computer.

Brochure & setup instructions

Buy it!

BEST BIRD DVDs
$29.95

Watching SparrowsWatching Warblers

Watching Sparrows DVD
Watching Warblers DVD

North American families of sparrows or warblers. Each gives 60 minutes of spectacular photography.

Sparrows DVD review
Warblers DVD review

Buy it!  Buy it!

BIRD SONGS CD
Regular $34.95

Now $24.99

Stokes Songs East

Guide to Bird Songs

Sound recordings of 374 birds of eastern North America. Includes bonus MP3 CD with narration removed, for use on your MP3 device.

Buy it!

BIRD FLASHCARDS
Only $13.49

Flashcards

Sibley Backyard Birds

The size, shape, and snappy feel of playing cards; 100 North American birds. One side has the picture by artist David Sibley. The other side gives the name, map, and info. Great family fun!

Buy it!

NEW SWAROVSKI
Regular $1032
-$1110
Now $929 - $999

Swarovski CL Companion

Swarovski CL Companion

Swarovski's new, lower priced binocular with that world-renowned Swarovski optical quality.

Buy it!

THE PERFECT
LAST-MINUTE GIFT

Leica Compact Ultravid

Gift Certificate

A gift certificate gives something that the birder in your life is sure to like. Immediately!

Buy it!

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