WBU Barrie New Products

Please note that all of information provided on our website about our products is meant to be informative only. For more information regarding prices and shipping (within Canada only) please visit our store in Barrie (515 Bryne Drive, Barrie, ON), phone us (705) 726-7600 or send us an email [email protected]

We are always working to bring great products into the store.  This section will feature some of the new products we have brought into the store in the past few months. 

 

4ocean Bracelet4ocean Bracelets: When you purchase a 4ocean Bracelet, we’ll remove one pound of trash from the ocean and coastlines. This bracelet represents your support – choose from various colours symbolizing seabirds, sea turtles, polar bears, sharks, whales, coral reefs, the planet and more!  Each bracelet removes one pound of trash from the ocean and coastlines. Made with recycled ocean plastic and glass recovered by 4ocean employees. Waterproof and adjustable from 2 to 5” in diameter. Stainless steel 4ocean charm. 

 

  

  

 

APS Cylinder Feeder FinialWBU APS Seed Cylinder Finial: Add an extra feeder to your APS system with the WBU APS Seed Cylinder Finial. Simply attach to the top of the pole in place of the decorative finial. Works with any size seed/suet cylinder or seed character. Allows you to add another feeder to your Advanced Pole System® (APS) without taking up another hanger. Compatible with both the WBU Multi-Feeder Seed Catcher Tray, WBU Flying Start Roof and WBU Seed Cylinder Cage for even more versatility.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Barrier Feeder Interchangeable InsertsBarrier Feeder Interchangeable Inserts: Offering the ability to change up your existing Barrier Feeder, the Barrier Guard Inserts allows you to switch out the existing feeder insert from any of our Barrier Feeders to create a whole new feeder! Changeover is accomplished in seconds and without tools by simply loosening the large thumb nut at the bottom of the feeder shell. This quick disassembly feature also allows for quick cleaning of the feeder. Available Inserts include: peanut mesh feeder; seed cylinder pin; double suet cage; and a mealworm dish. Perfect for changing your food offerings seasonally.

  

 

 

Best Places to Bird in OntarioBest Places to Bird in Ontario: Written by Kenneth Burrell and Michael Burrell, Best Places to Bird in Ontario covers the top 30 birding destinations in Ontario, with up-to-date information on hard to find species, directions, birding tips, and much more! In this user-friendly guidebook, local experts Mike and Ken Burrell tour their favourite birding sites, from Point Pelee to Moosonee, Rainy River to Cornwall. Along the way they share insider tips for spotting more than 300 species, advise for exactly when and where to go for the best results, and helpful hints for finding rarely seen birds. Clear maps, beautiful colour photos, and a wealth of useful information make Best Places to Bird in Ontario an invaluable resource that will delight first-time and experienced birders alike.  Paperback. 266 pages.

 

 

Bluebird House KitBluebird House Kit for Kids: This Bluebird House Kit is a great way to get kids involved at an early age with both woodworking and enjoying nature. This build-it-yourself kit makes a great craft project for summer camps, Scout troops and fundraisers too! Easy to assemble and fun to build, all you need is a Phillips screwdriver and some imagination. Comes with stickers to decorate the house and a fun facts sheet to increase the educational aspect of the project. When complete, this house can be mounted on the WBU Advanced Pole System® (APS) Basic Setup Mounting Hardware (sold separately) or a fence. Poles systems tend to offer the best protection from predators.  Bluebird boxes should be mounted 4 to 5 feet above the ground and facing away from prevailing winds, and 50 to 100 meters apart. Try to place the boxes close to trees shrubs or fences. Bluebirds will use them when feeding and when young ones are learning to fly. Made of Western Cedar components and includes proper ventilation for air circulation. Front door opens easily for annual cleaning. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. 

 

 

Build Your Own Hopper Feeder KitBuild Your Own Hopper Feeder Kit: Our Build Your Own Hopper Feeder Kit is the perfect way to get kids involved at an early age with both woodworking and enjoying nature. This build-it-yourself kit makes a great craft project for summer camps, Scout Troops and fundraisers too! Easy to assemble and fun to build, all you need is a Phillips screwdriver and some imagination. The DIY Hopper Feeder holds 1.50 lbs. of your birds’ favourite WBU Seed Blend, and the hinged roof makes filling and cleaning a snap! Made from rugged Western Cedar components and comes with stickers to decorate the house and a fun facts sheet to increase the educational aspect of the project. When complete, this house can be mounted on the WBU Advanced Pole System® (APS) Basic Setup Hanging Hardware (sold separately) or a hang from your favourite tree. A great family project, appropriate for ages 5 and up.

Finished Dimensions: 8” D x 9.25” W x 8.5” H (20.3 cm x 23.4 cm x 21.5 cm)

 

 

Cast Iron Wall Mounted Birdbath – ShortCast Iron Wall Mounted Birdbath – Short: This decorative cast iron wall bird house offers birds a nice feeding place. Because of the open structure the birds can easily approach the table from all sides. A bird has already settled on the edge, it is up to other birds to quickly follow suit. Thanks to the flat back with mounting option this bird house can be mounted against a wall. And can be used either for bird feed or for water.

 

 

 

 

Cast Iron Wall Mounted Birdbath - TallCast Iron Wall Mounted Birdbath – Tall: This decorative cast iron wall bird house offers birds a nice feeding place. Because of the open structure the birds can easily approach the table from all sides. A bird has already settled on the edge, it is up to other birds to quickly follow suit. Thanks to the flat back with mounting option this bird house can be mounted against a wall. And can be used either for bird feed or for water.

 

 

 

 

Cast Iron Birdbath Wall BracketCast Iron Birdbath Wall Bracket: Offer the birds a safe and raised water bath with this Wall Mounted Cast Iron Birdbath. Both classic and decorative, this bowl is mounted on a wall bracket. Get the best views by mounting this piece close to a window or terrace. This versatile piece is suitable for use as a birdbath or a feeding tray.

 

 

 

 

 

Cedar Bark Butter® LogCedar Bark Butter® Log:  Our Cedar Bark Butter Logs are made of Solid Northern White Cedar and are a unique and attractive way to feed Birdacious® Bark Butter®. These are recycled logs - made from cut-offs from a furniture factory! Four holes in this log fit our Birdacious® Bark Butter® Plugs. One of the benefits of this feeder is its large size accommodates the large woodpeckers including Pileated Woodpecker, Red-bellied Woodpeckers and Hairy Woodpeckers. Please note: The cedar logs may have cracks when you get them. If they don’t, you can expect them to crack as they dry. The cracking stops at the core and will not split the log in half. This adds a rustic appearance to the logs. Make the cracks functional! Fill them with Bark Butter®, leftover suet, or nuts

Dimensions: 16” Tall x 3.5” Diameter

 

 

Concrete Double Birds BirdbathConcrete Double Birds Birdbath: A bird bath offers garden birds double the fun. It provides them with a place to drink as well as a place to bath, especially in the summer. Two birds have already taken place on the edge, other birds surely can’t be far behind. The surface has steps that give the birds a safe place to land. Place this piece somewhere easily visible so that they can enter the birdbath with ease. Replace the water and clean the bath regularly.

 

 

 

 

Duck and Swan PelletsDuck and Swan Pellets: Looking for a safe, mess-free way to feed waterfowl? Offered seasonally during the warmer months, these highly nutritious and palatable pellets are a good option as a treat for those who wish to feed ducks and swans. While we don't advocate the feeding of waterfowl, these pellets are a safe alternative to the unfortunate and harmful practice of feeding of bread to wildlife. 

 

 

 

Feather Friendly TapeFeather Friendly® Window Markers: Bird collisions with residential glass surfaces account for a significant number of bird deaths annually - especially during migration seasons. To allow for birds to 'see the glass' and not collide, subtle visible markers must be applied to exterior glass surfaces in problem areas. This new, highly effective, ‘Do-It-Yourself’ Kit is now available from Feather Friendly® Technologies. It allows you to apply the same solution at home that has proven to be successful in thousands of square feet of commercial building installations.  Each 100’ roll protects a glass surface of 2.5’ x 6.5’ (30” x 80”) or 16’ square feet.   

Available in packages of 1 or 3 rolls, each kit of Feather Friendly comes with:  100’ roll (1 or 3) of Feather Friendly Residential Marker-Pattern Tape; Measuring Tapes (2); Installation Instructions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fountain FreshFountain Fresh Water Clarifier: Fountain Fresh all-natural water clarifier combines a unique blend of enzymes and extracts to prevent the growth of algae. Using Fountain Fresh will help keep your birdbath, fountain or pond water clean and clear without posing a risk to your backyard visitors. The pod easily dissolves in warm water and is safe for humans, pets, fish, birds and plants. No scooping or measuring required!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heart Shaped Tabletop BirdbathHeart Shaped Tabletop Birdbath: Show your true feelings for the birds with this sweet Heart Shaped Tabletop Birdbath. This cast iron tray can be filled with either bird food or water creating a lovely feeding or bathing spot for birds. Look! A bird has already settled on the edge, it is up to other birds to quickly follow suit.

 

 

 

 

14" Heated Birdbath DishHeated 14” Birdbath Dish:   Falling temperatures are no reason to keep your birds from getting their fill of water. This durable, plastic birdbath provides a reliable source of water when natural sources are frozen, even to temperatures down to -29°C. This 14” Heated Birdbath Dish fits in any of our 14” APS Birdbath holders or can be placed on any flat surface. (Note: The unit is not recommended for placement in large bird bath bowls which may fill with water, or on the ground. Possible water seepage will damage the product, voiding the one year warranty). Built with flame retardant materials. Holds 2.8L (3/4 Gallon) of water.

Dimensions: 1.5” deep x 14” diameter; 8” long cord

 

 

 

 

 

Leaf Shaped Tabletop BirdbathLeaf Shaped Tabletop Birdbath: No garden is truly complete without plants! The Leaf Shaped Tabletop Birdbath is a cast iron tray in the form of a leaf can be filled with either food or water and as such will provide the birds with a lovely drinking or bathing spot. A bird has already settled on the edge, it is up to other birds to quickly follow suit.

 

 

 

 

Mr. Oriole FeederMr. Oriole Feeder:  Our Recycled Mr. Oriole Feeder accommodates the many tastes of orioles. Use the glass cup for BirdBerry Jelly in the early spring and mealworms in the summer. You can also use the cup for mealworms, peanuts, Jim's Birdacious® Bark Butter® Bits or any other treat that you want to feed to your favorite birds in your yard! 

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Mr. Woodpecker Bark Butter® FeederMr. Woodpecker Bark Butter® Feeder: The Mr. Woodpecker Bark Butter® Feeder is not only great looking, but it’s perfect for attracting birds with Jim's Birdacious® Bark Butter®, the treat that has attracted more than 152 different species of birds. Made of recycled milk jugs, the Mr. Woodpecker Bark Butter® Feeder is easy to use. Simply apply a generous amount of Jim's Birdacious® Bark Butter® to each hole in the feeder. Use fork prongs to make ridges in the Jim's Birdacious® Bark Butter®, making it easier for your birds to grab a bite.

 

 

 

 

Nature Themed T-Shirts - Twitter FeedNature Themed T-Shirts:  Everyone on your shopping list will love our Bird and Nature Themed T-Shirts - assuming you can bring yourself to give them away! Made from pre-shrunk, 100% cotton, with double-needle stitched necklines and hems, and seamless collars, these shirts will bring years of enjoyment with a fit that never changes! Choose from various styles, including Twitter Feed, Crazy Bird Lady, Coffee Owls, and more! Sizes range from Small to Extra Large.

  

 

 

 

Nest LiftNest Lift: Such a simple product with a huge impact. The Nest Lift keeps nests dry and safe! Simply place in bottom of bird house and the birds will nest right on top. Helps control Blow flies, parasites, and other nesting problems. Helps ensure more viable eggs hatch. 

 

 

 

 

 

Oriole Flower FeederOriole Flower Feeder:  The bright orange colour of Oriole Flower Feeder attracts these coveted birds to your yard. Allowing you to offer their top favourite foods, BirdBerry Jelly, Mealworms and fresh fruit, or even a cool sip of water, the Oriole Flower Feeder will take you and your birds through the entire season. Sturdy flower petals allow comfortable perching, and two metal spikes on the hanger allow for the offering of oranges or other fruit items.

 

 

  

 

Perello Solar BirdbathPerello Solar Birdbath: Create a relaxing, spa-like atmosphere in your garden, patio or balcony with the Perello Solar Birdbath. Featuring a distressed light grey cement top on a powder-coated black steel frame, this birdbath will add a touch of class to any outdoor space. Recycles water from a hidden reservoir, simply install in direct sunlight and enjoy! Includes both a bubbler and 360 degree spray option. 

 

 

 

 

Peterson Illustration Greeting CardsPeterson Illustration Greeting Cards: Featuring illustrations by Roger Tory Peterson, along with James Audubon, these premium greeting cards are sure to be a hit with the nature lover on your list. Designs include Baltimore Orioles, Pileated Woodpeckers, Northern Cardinals, Eastern Gray Squirrels and Peterson Posters, there's a card for every occasion and every recipient. These 5x7 blank cards and envelopes are made from recycled and recyclable paper and feature a species caption and artist bio on back.

 

 

 

Portsmouth Solar BirdbathPortsmouth Solar Birdbath: With its weathered stone finish and scalloped lines, the Portsmouth Solar Birdbath is a throwback to the designs of the original solar birdbaths from 2002. It's classic style and good looks will be a beautiful addition to any backyard oasis. Made from glass fiber reinforced concrete and weighing only 25 pounds, you get the look of concrete, with the ease of more light-weight options to place wherever you like in your yard. Recycles water from a hidden reservoir, simply install in direct sunlight and enjoy! Having moving water is beneficial as it attracts birds while preventing mosquitoes from laying eggs. 

 

  

Rain Gauge - Cascading Ice CubeRain Gauge – 6” Cascading Ice Cube: The stylish and contemporary Cascading Ice Cube Rain Gauge measures up to 6” of backyard rainfall.  The Cascading Ice Cube Rain Gauge offers a stylish, easy-to-read design, and the rain collector slides off its bracket for easy emptying and cleaning. Includes mounting bracket for use on a post or fence.

 

 

 

 

Rain Gauge - 5" GlassRain Gauge – 5” Glass: The stylish and minimalist Glass Rain Gauge measures up to 5” of backyard rainfall. This Rain Gauge features durable glass housing and easy-to-read design. Use it as a yard/garden stake, or use the included mounting bracket to mount on a post or a fence for the best viewing option in your yard.

 

 

 

 

Rain Gauge – 5” WaterfallRain Gauge – 5” Waterfall: This unique, railing-friendly Waterfall Rain Gauge measures up to 5” of backyard rainfall. The Waterfall Rain Gauge offers a stylish, easy-to-read design featuring a floating rain marker for easy viewing.  The rain collector slides off its bracket for easy emptying and cleaning. Includes mounting bracket for use on a post or fence.

 

  

 

 

 

Rustic Bat HouseRustic Bat House: Attract wildlife to your backyard by providing shelter for bats with this Rustic Bat House. A single little brown bat can catch hundreds of mosquitoes in an evening. Tap into that natural insect extermination resource by placing a bat house in your backyard.  This durable bat chalet has room for up to 25 bats to roost during the day. The Rustic Bat House offers a large single chamber and ventilation and includes a decorative wooden bat in front. Mount against any flat surface. Made from wood with a rustic brown finish and a galvanized metal roof.

 

 

 

Sibley Pocket Guide Bees of Eastern NASibley's Pocket Guide – Common Bees of Eastern North America: The Sibley's Common Bees of Eastern North America Pocket Guide is a virtually indestructible, waterproof folding guide that covers the most frequently seen species in our region. The perfect size for your glove box, backpack or window ledge, the guide features 20 common bee groups with artworks by Joseph S. Wilson and Olivia Messinger Carril, co-authors of The Bees in your Backyard. Waterproof for durability, this handy guide is a great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.

 

 

Sibley Pocket Guide Raptors Eastern NASibley's Pocket Guide - Raptors of Eastern North America: The Sibley's Raptors of Eastern North America Pocket Guide is a virtually indestructible, waterproof folding guide that covers the most frequently seen species in our region. The perfect size for your glove box, backpack or window ledge, the guide features 27 species (including in-flight silhouettes) with artworks by the talented Ornithologist and bird illustrator. Waterproof for durability, this handy guide is a great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike. 

 

 

 

Sibley Pocket Guide Warblers Eastern NASibley's Pocket Guide - Warblers of Eastern North America: The Sibley's Warblers of Eastern North America Pocket Guide is a virtually indestructible, waterproof folding guide that covers the most frequently seen species in our region. The perfect size for your glove box, backpack or window ledge, the guide features 38 species with artworks by the talented Ornithologist and bird illustrator. Waterproof for durability, this handy guide is a great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.

 

 

 

Sibley Pocket Guide Waterbirds of Great LakesSibley's Pocket Guide – Waterbirds of the Great Lakes Region: The Sibley’s Waterbirds of the Great Lakes Region Pocket Guide is a virtually indestructible, waterproof folding guide that covers the most frequently seen species in our region. The perfect size for your glove box, backpack or window ledge, the guide features 51 species with artworks by the talented Ornithologist and bird illustrator. Waterproof for durability, this handy guide is a great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.

  

 

 

Stainless Steel StrawStainless-Steel Reusable Straws with Cleaning Brush: Help reduce wasteful single use plastic straws by using this Stainless-Steel Straw whenever you need one. Using this straw instead of a single-use straw when you need one keeps waste out of landfills and the natural environment.  Spread the word about the dangers of plastic single-use straws by ordering your drinks “no straw please” and ask restaurants to consider saving money and the environment by providing (paper) straws upon request only. Each 7” straw comes in a handy velvet carry bag and includes a straw cleaning brush.

 Did You Know? Due to slow decomposition, every single straw ever made is still on Earth!

 

 

 

Squirrel Buster SuetSquirrel Buster Suet: The Squirrel Buster Suet continues to raise the standard in everything a wild bird feeder should be, now for suet!  The Squirrel Buster Suet is weight adjustable and has a closing mechanism that shuts out squirrels as well as some of the heavier and undesirable birds. No suet is wasted! Crumbs fall to the Crumb Port where birds recycle them. These savings alone pay for the feeder. Easy to fill and hang, the Squirrel Buster Suet holds two 5” x 5” WBU Suet Cakes. The Squirrel Buster Suet can be disassembled and assembled with no tools for easy cleaning and filling, and offers grease free filling for less mess!

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Suet Ball Spring FeederSuet Ball Spring Feeder: Attract woodpeckers, nuthatches, wrens and other suet-eating birds with our Suet Ball Spring Feeder.  This straight bird spring with a decorative finish will hold 4 suet balls. The open structure allows birds can approach the suet balls easily and from all sides. This means several birds can enjoy the suet balls at the same time and is easily refilled through the opening in the top. Offered in a  variety of designs, this light-weight, easy to fill feeder will be a hit at your feeding station.

Dimensions:  4.2” x 2.9” x 13”

 

 

Teapot Hanging FeederTeapot Hanging Feeder:  These beautiful Teapot hanging bird feeders are the perfect way to bring a touch of class and elegance to your backyard bird feeding station. Coordinate them with our Tea Cup Feeders for the complete look! Porcelain with metal gold-tone chain, each teapot has its own delicate design sure to please even the most discerning of birds. Can be filled black-oil sunflower, safflower, mealworms, bark butter bits, or any of our WBU Seed Blends.  A favourite for small birds such as Chickadees, Finches and Sparrows.

 

 

 

Ceramic Blue Birdbath on FootTerra Cotta Standing Birdbath:  Our Terra Cotta Standing birdbaths are beautifully glazed in a vibrant blue or deep green. Featuring a lock-on top design for easy emptying and cleaning.  A tiny ceramic bird is included on the rim to show your backyard birds the way. Also available in table-top round and oval versions. 

 

 

 

 

Ceramic Table Birdbath - RoundTerra Cotta Round Tabletop Birdbaths:  Make any table a water feature with our Terra Cotta Birdbaths. These round Terra Cotta tabletop birdbaths are beautifully glazed in three fabulous colours: green, blue and white.  Two ceramic birds nest on the rim to show your backyard birds the way. 

 

 

 

 

Ceramic Table Birdbath - Oval

Terra Cotta Oval Tabletop Birdbaths:  Make any table a water feature with our Terra Cotta Birdbaths. These oval Terra Cotta tabletop birdbaths are beautifully glazed in three fabulous colours: green, blue and white.  Two ceramic birds nest on the rim to show your backyard birds the way. 

 

 

 

 

WBU Suet Cylinder Log FeederWBU Suet Cylinder Log Feeder: This beautiful suet cylinder feeder is made of a hardy resin to mimic a log and give birds a natural suet cylinder feeding experience. It’s even easier to attract suet-eating birds such as woodpeckers, nuthatches and chickadees to your bird feeding station. Simply drop one of our exclusive No-melt Suet Cylinders into the powder coated metal feeder, hang it and watch your birds enjoy. Does not fit seed cylinders, bird food not included. This feeder has the capacity to hold one No-Melt Suet Dough Cylinder.

 

 

 

Window Thermometer – MiniWindow Thermometer – Mini:  Check the temperature without ever having to step outdoors with this Northern Cardinal Mini Window Thermometer. Mount indoors or outdoors, this small, non-intrusive thermometer features a temperature range of -30°F to 120°F. The Mini Window Thermometer is made from durable double resin with fade resistant graphics and a mercury-free weatherproof thermometer.

 

 

 

  

Window ThermometerWindow Thermometer:  Check the temperature without ever having to step outdoors with this Northern Cardinal Window Thermometer. Mount indoors or outdoors, this transparent thermometer won’t block your view and features a temperature range of -20°F to 120°F. The Cardinal Window Thermometer is made from durable double resin with fade resistant graphics and a mercury-free weatherproof thermometer.