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Buy the Best Bird Baths

Updated on October 12, 2014

Buying Bird Baths

Throughout this page I shall showcase some wonderful bird baths, as well as being functional, a nice simple bath, especially with running water, apart from adding some beauty to your garden, are more inviting for your backyard birds.

For those who love bird-watching there is nothing nicer than watching the birds pop in for a drink or entertaining you when having a bath.

Many people feed the birds but forget they also need water. Birds not only need to drink water they also need to keep their feathers clean to maintain their waterproofing. They also use water to cool down in really hot weather. Watching birds in a bath can be huge fun and offers great photo ops. Scroll through to enjoy a wonderful insight into backyard birding!

Even Yoshi loves her baths!

Photo Credit: Bill Armstrong

Popular Bird Baths

Gift Ideas for Garden Lovers and Bird Fans

Your going to get great enjoyment watching the variety of birds bathing in your bird bath, these baths are sure to draw many various birds to them, whether it's for a drink or a nice little dip, they will fit into almost any environment, ground level, on top of a pedestal or suspended on your balcony or attached to the deck, there's a simple solution for everyone that will please the little guy's!

Outdoor Pond-Less Water Fountain w/ 2' x 2' Artificial Stone Bird-Bath Style Bowl
Outdoor Pond-Less Water Fountain w/ 2' x 2' Artificial Stone Bird-Bath Style Bowl

If space is a problem then this should do the trick, your getting a pretty realistic-looking, hand-made concrete "faux" bubbler which has been molded from a natural stone.

A nice durability, look, weighing in at around 25lbs, the bowl in the top of the rock gives you around 1" of water, which then gently cascades over the sides and back into the reservoir. The fountain reservoir holds around 12 gallons of water, and the pump can move 396 gallons per hour. The pump, water flow adjustment valve and hose are all included, pre-cut, pre-glued and ready to go. Nice and easy instructions to get your fountain up and running.

 
Modern Artisans American Made Cattail Birdbath - Indoor/Outdoor Pedestal with Frosted Glass Bowl, 38"
Modern Artisans American Made Cattail Birdbath - Indoor/Outdoor Pedestal with Frosted Glass Bowl, 38"

This modern bird bath is made of steel with a glass bowl welded onto a tripod stand. Safe to use in all weather climates. Measures 38 inches high, and the bowl is 19 inches across. The bowl can be removed for easy cleaning. This stylish garden ornament is a must for birdwatchers.

 

Fountain and Bird Bath - Outdoor Water Feature

This attractive fountain and bird bath would make a great addition to any garden or patio. No plumbing needed the pump works on the power from an integrates solar panel Add interest, movement, sound AND birds to your garden.

Smart Solar 20622R01 Country Gardens Solar Birdbath Fountain, Gray Weathered Stone Finish, Designed For Low Maintenance and Requires No Wiring or Operating Costs
Smart Solar 20622R01 Country Gardens Solar Birdbath Fountain, Gray Weathered Stone Finish, Designed For Low Maintenance and Requires No Wiring or Operating Costs

A nice little birdbath with a small fountain and running water, does not have to be complicated, will make your garden more inviting to birds. They require fresh, clean drinking water for drinking and that ever important little bath, adding this nice solar powered birdbath will surely attract more little guys for your enjoyment.

 

My Bird-Bath!

5 stars for My Pick!

My Choice!

API Non Heated Birdbath w/ EZ Tilt Deck Mount
API Non Heated Birdbath w/ EZ Tilt Deck Mount

I picked this bird-bath for the size, the amount of water it holds, the erection capabilities, and most of all because it was going on my back balcony.

Sitting nice and comfortable in the corner, the little guys after 4 days have finally started using it.

It's very easy to clean, tip the water out, (bracket allows this) quick wipe and fill it back up. You can also purchase the one that has the heating capability so as the water does not freeze over, but living in California somehow I don't think I have a need for that.

Love kicking back, watching the Hummingbirds buzzing around and the variety of little birds having a dip, so relaxing and recommend you give it a try.

 

A little more cost, but a little more class!

Stylish Bird Baths

Roman 19.25" Joseph's Studio Inspirational Angel Sitting in Bird Bath Garden Statue
Roman 19.25" Joseph's Studio Inspirational Angel Sitting in Bird Bath Garden Statue

Some popular and stylish birdbaths that are very attractive to birds and nice on the eye, these baths shall last for many years. All you have to do is ensure you clean it, make sure you keep it nice and clean, free from algae and supplied with nice clean fresh water on a regular basis!

 

A Touch of Zen for the Birds - Backyard Bird Baths

Take time out with your backyard birds and slip into a sense of tranquility, sooth your senses with this beautiful outdoor zen bird bath. Listen to the water slowly cascading over the multi tiered pyramid fountain display. Enjoy your moment of zen!

Although Walmart advertises at $385.72 and Sears at $422.99, you have taxes to add and probably a shipping charge and or self pick-up, where Amazon sells for a fair price at $398 with no shipping charge and delivery direct to your door! what more could you ask for your birds!

Multi Tier Modern Zen Water Fountain Bird Bath
Multi Tier Modern Zen Water Fountain Bird Bath

A Multi Tier Zen bath for the birds, comes with a nice water fountain that measures 45" by 20" by 20". Perfect for any small garden, back yard or even a balcony, it's made of resin and is weather proof.

This one is said to be in high demand, so if not available at this moment in time, check back later and it may be back in stock.

 

Where to buy the best bird baths - shopping for the garden

Jim Shore Garden Angel Birdbath
Jim Shore Garden Angel Birdbath

A very nice little Angel Birdbath here from Jim Shore. Color does fade over time if located outdoors in sunlight!

It's a little expensive I know, but after all it is a Jim Shore product and will in addition to adding glamor and class to your garden, certainly be the center of conversation.

Made from stone resin so it's a little more delicate than your normal birdbath so please take care!

 

Add some fun to your garden with a Frog!

SPI Home 30409 Happy Frog Birdbath
SPI Home 30409 Happy Frog Birdbath

This comical and funny little from birdbath is made from aluminum and stands 30 inches tall. Sits well on any flat and even surface and does well in the outdoor environment!

 

Bird Bath Sculpture - Antique Bronze Cranes & Lily Aluminum Birdbath

Oakland Living 2-Crane Lily Bird Bath
Oakland Living 2-Crane Lily Bird Bath

This is a lovely bird bath featuring two cranes and a lily theme. The birdbath stands about 30 inches high, and is 18.5 inches in diameter. Heavy cast iron base for stability. This is the perfect gift for any birder.

 

Hanging Bird Bath

Gift Idea

These hanging bird baths are a great alternative to free standing or wall mounted birdbaths, especially if you have limited space and or are looking for new ways to decorate the garden tree as well as provide some nice relaxing entertainment by watching the variety of birds that are sure to use your new addition!

Birds Choice Hanging Acrylic Bird Bath, Yellow
Birds Choice Hanging Acrylic Bird Bath, Yellow

Add some color to your garden or balcony with this nice lightweight hanging bird-bath.

 
Songbird Essentials SE504 Green Mini Hanging Bird Bath (Set of 1)
Songbird Essentials SE504 Green Mini Hanging Bird Bath (Set of 1)

A great little bath for those tiny little birds, this one will surely be a great gift for any bird enthusiast, the frame is around 19" wide, length around 23" and pan depth about 2.5" in depth.

 

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      Pete1000 

      5 years ago

      Lovely lens.It takes me back

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      Bill Armstrong 

      5 years ago from Valencia, California

      @MaggiePowell: I have a nice hanging one on my balcony, sit here at computer working and watching these little guys having fun, so so relaxing. Thanks for the visit

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      MaggiePowell 

      5 years ago

      I don't have a yard, just a patio.. the hanging ones look perfect for my space!

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      Bill Armstrong 

      5 years ago from Valencia, California

      @KimGiancaterino: Wow those pesky little raccoons! Hope you find what you are looking for and thanks for the visit.

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      KimGiancaterino 

      5 years ago

      Wow, after seeing all these beautiful bird bath options, I'd like to include a few more in our garden. The raccoons use them more than the birds!

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      blue22d 

      5 years ago

      Love this lens; it is so peaceful. Very relaxing to watch birds.

    • Bill Armstrong profile imageAUTHOR

      Bill Armstrong 

      5 years ago from Valencia, California

      @gottaloveit2: They are great huh! thanks for the visit

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      gottaloveit2 

      5 years ago

      I LOVE that modern bird bath. What a lovely gift for yourself AND the birds.

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      Bill Armstrong 

      5 years ago from Valencia, California

      @NausetViews: A small bird feeder brings much joy also, my hummingbird feeder attracts a great variety and it's fun to sit there and watch, so peaceful and they are pretty brave little birds, they come a few inches from your face at times, thanks for the visit

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      Kristen 

      5 years ago from Boston

      My neighbor has a bird bath and I love watching the birds come to it in the summer. Our next house will definitely have one of these backyard bird baths in the garden.

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      Bill Armstrong 

      5 years ago from Valencia, California

      @anonymous: Have to agree, bird baths are great additions to gardens, thanks for the visit

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      anonymous 

      5 years ago

      The Welcome To The Garden bird bath is really gorgeous, as are many of the others. Bird baths are such a wonderful thing to have in the backyard, especially for photographers.

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