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About Backyard Birds

Bringing People Together with Nature and Wildlife to Enjoy Life Outdoors

A mecca for bird lovers and birdwatchers, Backyard Birds is an independent family-owned business located in Matthews, just southeast of Charlotte North Carolina. Founded in 1996 by the late Roger Ford, Backyard Birds (formerly known as Backyard Wild) focuses on meeting the needs of backyard birders and nature watchers – from beginners to experts alike. We offer a unique in-store shopping experience, highlighting the joy and excitement of attracting wildlife with the finest quality seed and the best quality feeders, bird houses, bird baths and more. Bringing all ages of people together with nature and wildlife, we have everything you need to create your own backyard natural habitat. Taking great pride in finding interesting and beautiful gifts with birds and nature as the theme, we look forward to helping you find everything you need to create your own backyard wildlife habitat and enjoy life outdoors! Warmest regards, Laurie Horne Owner    

Wildlife Associations and Accreditations

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