You’re probably looking for the perfect gifts for bird lovers, and you just know they enjoy their feathered friends. Maybe they like watching the backyard birds fly around while they drink their morning coffee, or perhaps they travel all over North America looking for different bird species. Either way, the best gifts for them are those that relate to their love of birds.
Whether it’s their bird-day or you’re just showing a toucan of your appreciation, this gift guide is full of dove-ly gifts you can give your bird lover with no (r)egrets. Here are our top picks for the most unique and useful gifts for bird lovers for their special occasion.
(Looking for great gift ideas for kids who love birds? Scroll down to the bottom to find our favorites!)
Unique Gifts for Bird Lovers
1. Aurosports Monocular Telescope
Perfect for when their hands are full, this monocular is lightweight and able to be used with one hand. Whether on a hike, a road trip, or just their own backyard, this is great for getting up close and personal with wildlife without actually getting up close and personal.
2. National Geographic Bird-watcher’s Bible
Full of colorful, captivating images and fascinating information, this makes for a great coffee table book. Your family member will enjoy thumbing through their birding book while they check out their favorite backyard bird and drink their morning coffee.
3. Bird Trivia: Funny, Strange and Incredible Facts about North American Birds
For when being a trivia fanatic and a bird fanatic overlap, this book has plenty of bird facts that will keep any bird enthusiast interested.
4. Audubon Singing Bird Wall/Desk Clock
This fun gift makes bird calls at the top of every hour. Nature lovers will enjoy hearing the song of a different little bird each hour of the day. The perfect way for a bird enthusiast to keep up with the time!
5. Bird Lover 16 oz Glassware Set of 4 Highball Glasses
You can’t really go wrong with this glassware set with a different bird on each cup. The perfect gift for a new homeowner or a birthday gift for an avid bird watcher. The glasses include beautiful art featuring four different species: cardinal, hummingbird, golden finch, and a bluebird.
6. Cellphone Telescope Adapter Mount
This lets your bird lover turn their phone into a zoom camera for gorgeous up close and personal photos of wildlife.
7. The New York Pigeon: Behind the Feathers
See pigeons in a new light with this book that captures the often vilified bird in extraordinary ways.
8. Stonemaier Games Wingspan Game
Beat the boredom with this competitive bird board game. Play as bird enthusiasts—researchers, bird watchers, ornithologists, and collectors— seeking to discover and attract the best birds to your aviary. Stunning artwork, easy to learn and play, and an hour of fun for 1-5 players.
9. Drinking Bird The Famous
Who doesn’t love the classic drinking bird? Intended for bird lovers 8 and up, but hours of fun for all ages.
10. Bird Coaster Set
Save your tables with these watercolor painted bird coasters. A beautiful and functional gift for a wedding, housewarming party, or any random Tuesday.
11. Vintage Hummingbird Feeder
Go back to the days of antiquity with this vintage hummingbird feeder – a beautiful gift that’s perfect for bird lovers with old souls and/or a love for all things classic. The glass bottle holds 20 ounces of nectar for hummingbirds to enjoy. You may want to get two though, as hummingbirds have a tendency to be territorial and will fight to keep other birds away from their feeder!
12. Owl Egg Mold
You don’t even have to be a bird lover to see that this is a cute little gift! Have your eggs funny side up with this enjoyable owl egg mold. Pair this ador-owl-ble mold with breakfast in bed for the wisest gift.
13. Owl Bottle Opener
14. Vintage Owl Notebook
Your bird lover will love this handcrafted faux leather journal with a vintage feel and a raised owl .
15. Endangered Species Owl Dark Chocolate
I’m all for bird lover gifts that keep on giving. High quality chocolate is delicious, plus10% of this brand’s net profits go to various wildlife organizations, so you can rest easy with this purchase. Perfect if your bird lover has a sweet tooth.
16. Owl Apron
Whether they’re a chef, a baker, or a gardener, this unisex gift is the perfect for your bird lover’s arsenal.
17. Table Napkins with Bird Embroidery
This timeless gift takes your dining table up a notch. Perfect for special occasions or everyday use.
18. Woodstock Rainbow Makers Bird Suncatcher
Genuine Austrian crystals topped with a silver bird. A delicate gift that will be long treasured.
19. Crackled Glass Hummingbird Globe
This colorful glass globe with LED light will brighten up your bird lover’s day as well as any dark corner.
20. Handmade Blown Glass Figurine
A unique gift to adorn your bird lover’s shelf. Available in a variety of color options.
21. State Bird and Blooms Framed Art
Show off your state pride with framed artwork featuring your state’s bird and flower.
22. Peacock Planters
Add whimsy to your bird lover’s garden with this pair of peacock planters.
23. Cedar Bird Feeder
Backyard bird watchers can get a closer look at their favorite birds while drinking their morning coffee with this beautiful wooden bird feeder. Sturdy, easy to use, and a great addition to anyone’s backyard.
Gifts for Bird-Loving Kids
Little kids are very observant, and many love birds too! These bird-themed gifts for children are useful birthday and Christmas presents that kids actually enjoy.
24. National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Birds
They may not be old enough to study a field guide, but kids can learn all about birds with informative bird books like this one from Nat Geo. Great for ages preschool and up.
25. Nature Explorer Kit for Kids
This explorer kit includes everything a kid needs for bird watching – a good pair of binoculars, a fan to keep cool, a magnifying glass, crank flashlight, and a 5-in-1 multi tool packaged in a carrying case. Ideal for ages 4-8.
26. Craft-tastic DIY String Art Kit
Stimulate their creativity with this fun craft kit that makes 3 bird canvases. Amateur bird watchers can create cool decor for their own bedrooms, or to give as an amazing gift to a family member. Recommended for ages 10 and up.
27. Leveret Kids Bird Pajamas & Matching Doll Pajamas
Our family has Leveret pajamas and the quality is amazing! Add in an adorable bird print, plus a matching pajama set for a doll, and you have an excellent gift for a bird-loving kid. These 100% cotton pajama sets in sizes 2T to 14 years come with matching pajamas to fit an 18″ doll (American Girl Doll size).