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Individual Methods for Feeding Methods - Device
Swinging Bottle Feeder

The feeding methods outlined in this section require prior preparation in terms of making devices for use by the animals, including items that must be opened or manipulated to obtain food, frames to hold food items, and containers that randomly release food such as insects.

Swinging Bottle Feeder

Method Plastic bottle with a hole cut into the side, hung from a rope line. A plastic tub inserted into the holder is filled with food (small fish, mice), and can easily be removed for cleaning.
Species Night Herons.
Purpose Puzzle Feeder requiring good perching balance to obtain food.
Pro Difficult for gulls and crows to steal food from.
Con --
Improvements --
Comments --
Frequency of Use Daily
Ratings Usefulness 10
Convenience 9
Value For Money 10
Range of Users 9
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