[Tweeters] RFI - Help with a woodpecker pecking on the side of the house.

Larry Schwitters leschwitters at me.com
Fri Apr 28 10:27:55 PDT 2017

If the specific location works you might try a rubber snake. Ace Hardware has a nasty looking inflatable six footer for $10.

Larry Schwitters

> On Apr 28, 2017, at 10:14 AM, Gudalewicz Dasha <dasha at gudalewicz.com> wrote:


> A few years ago I had a pair of nuthatches pecking on the side of my house.

> I hand a birdhouse over the hole. Offended nuthatches left (I told them I was sorry!)) but almost immediately a pair of Chestnut-backed Chickadees moved in.


> Depending on the woodpecker species I would offer them an appropriately sized nest box. Whoever moves in (even if it’s not that same couple), the site would be protected from other birds trying to nest there.


> Dasha Gudalewicz

> Sammamish, WA



>> On Apr 28, 2017, at 10:06 AM, LARRY BAXTER <natural.world.explorer at gmail.com <mailto:natural.world.explorer at gmail.com>> wrote:


>> A friend of mine asked me for help, so I said I would put the request on the Tweeter's line.


>> She has the problem of a woodpecker tapping on the side of her house and its driving her nuts.


>> I know this problem is not uncommon.


>> Thanks.


>> Larry Baxter

>> Mthiker57 at gmail.com <mailto:Mthiker57 at gmail.com>

>> Camano Island

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