Jim's Birdacious® Bark Butter® Products

Bark Butter

Jim Carpenter is the founder of Wild Birds Unlimited and the creator of Jim’s Birdacious® Bark Butter®. He created Bark Butter® over 20 years ago and used it to attract Brown Creepers. Now it is the food that has attracted more than 143 different bird species and counting (46 of which can be found in the Vancouver area).

Click here for a list of birds you may see at your bark butter feeder


What is Bark Butter®?

Bark Butter is a spreadable suet that can be easily smeared on tree bark or a Bark Butter Feeder to attract birds such as chickadees, nuthatches, wrens, woodpeckers, towhees, Brown Creepers, grosbeaks, robins and more! Available only at Wild Birds Unlimited, Bark Butter is made from suet, peanut butter and corn for a high energy treat your birds will love. It also contains calcium to help promote stronger bones.

Stop by our store or shop online to pick up a tub of your own.

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Birdacious® Bark Butter® Bits

Bark Butter Bits can be offered in an open tray feeder, small cup feeders, hopper feeders, and even most tube feeders. Offer as a special treat or mixed in with your favorite seed blend. Attract Northern Flickers, American Robins, and wrens as well as bushtits, chickadees, jays, woodpeckers, and more.
The convenient nugget shape allows birds like chickadees and titmice to grab a nugget to take to a safe nearby perch to eat.

NEW! Now also available as Hot Pepper Bark Butter® Bits!

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Birdacious® Bark Butter® Plugs

Here's another way to offer Jim's Birdacious® Bark Butter®, the food that has attracted more than 140 different bird species. Bark Butter Plugs feature added calcium to help promote stronger bones. Bark Butter Plugs can be placed in a suet cage, a suet plug feeder, or crumbled and placed in a tray feeder.

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Birdacious® Bark Butter® Brick

Bark Butter Bricks feature the same great flavor your birds love in the standard suet cake size.