Bird seeds..

Asked December 28, 2018, 11:56 AM EST

Why does it say Robin's don't like bird seeds.?..

Outside United States birds

1 Response

Thank you for your question. Like other species, robins have different dietary requirements due to differing metabolisms. Unlike many birds, which are ‘vegetarians,’ robins are omnivores: they eat protein, such as worms, and vegetables, such as apples. Here’s an Extension article with more information: https://extension.oregonstate.edu/news/how-help-robins-through-winter-your-yard-garden Hope this is helpful.