If you want to attract the Black-Crested Titmouse to your yard, listed below are some of the food options these birds prefer.
To attract Black-Crested Titmouse to your yard using feeders, listed below are the type of feeders they prefer to use. The pictures below, are some examples of each category.
Any size, style and shape can be used. All the food mentioned above can be placed on a platform feeder. Also known as tray feeders and fly thru feeders.
Any size, shape and style of tube feeder, designed to hold one or a variety of the following; peanuts, sunflower seeds, peanut hearts, or safflower
Any style, shape or size of hopper feeder, holding any of the following; peanuts, sunflower seeds, peanut hearts or safflower
Any style, shape or size of suet feeders, both combination feeders of suet and bird seed, or just single suet feeders.
Any size, shape or design that is meant for mealworms.
Any size, shape or design with the interior dimensions of a 4" x 4" floor to a 5.5" x 5.5" floor. Interior height of 8" to 12". Entrance hole 1.25" in diameter 6" to 10" above the floor. Hang your house anywhere from 3' to 20' with the entry hole facing any direction away from the most common wind direction. If you plan to place more than one nest box for the Black-Crested Titmouse, space your nest boxes 600' apart to avoid territorial denomination.
Listed below are some examples of Black-Crested Titmouse birdhouses.