Perky-Pet 336 Squirrel-Be-Gone Wild Bird Feeder Review

Perky-Pet 336 Squirrel-Be-Gone Wild Bird Feeder Review

A squirrel proof feeder that has ports that shuts closed under a squirrel’s weight, preventing the squirrel from raiding the seed supply. This feeder’s six seed ports dispenses birdseed while its U-shaped metal perch allow birds to comfortably perch and feed.


  • Weight-activated squirrel buster technology. The feeding ports have sturdy metal perches that allow birds to feed comfortably. When squirrels perch on them, their weight causes the entire metal casing to slip down and completely block the feeding ports, preventing the squirrels from gaining access to the birdseed.
  • Rustic finish. This feeder is powder-coated with a rustic finish design making this an attractive and elegant addition to your garden décor, even aside from attracting birds to visit your garden. It is also designed with ornamental leaves that are more than just for decorative purposes.
  • 6 seed dispensing ports. These feeding ports have sturdy metal perches that allow a number of birds to have multiple access points to the seeds inside the feeder and feed comfortable at the same time.
  • Clear reservoir. The Perky-Pet 336 Squirrel-Be-Gone Wild Bird Feeder also features a shatterproof plastic canister that makes it easy to check the seed level at a glance.
  • Adjustable weight spring. The tension of the trigger spring can be increased or decreased depending on your preference to prevent nuisance birds such as grackles, blackbirds, or other animals from feeding.
  • The Perky-Pet 336 Squirrel-Be-Gone Wild Bird Feeder can hold up to 2 pounds of a variety of black oil sunflower seeds, peanuts or mixed seeds.


  • According to users, this bird feeder is easy to fill and use.
  • It has a weight-activated cage that blocks access to seed ports under a squirrel’s weight.
  • Its squirrel-proof mechanism is humane to squirrels and other unwanted visitors, unlike other bird feeders that direct some physical harm to squirrels.
  • The powder-coated rustic finish design is elegant and stylish, and can fit easily to any garden design.


  • The metal is only powder-coated, which may eventually rust after some time.
  • Some people who reviewed this product have observed that the springs are not so durable and can be broken easily by animal damage.
  • Some users have also experienced some instances in which the ornamental leaves that cover the portholes were bent by squirrels, who chewed the holes to make them bigger.
  • According to some reviews, cleaning the bottom of the of the feeder is also hard and the ventilation system needs constant cleaning to prevent moisture from collecting inside.


The Perky-Pet Squirrel-Be-Gone Wild Bird Feeder may be used if you want to start or try out bird feeding stations in your garden.

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