Madison, Wisconsin

Bob & Jan Ross

Bob & Jan Ross

We’re passionate about birds and nature. That’s why we opened a Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop in our community.

Madison, Wisconsin

8402 Old Sauk Road
Madison, WI 53562

Phone: (608) 664-1414
Fax: (608) 664-1416
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Store Hours:
Mon - Fri: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sun: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: We are located just West of the Beltline exit to Old Sauk Road about 1.5 blocks, just west one store after the Walgreens on your right, at the intersection of Old Sauk Road and Junction Road.

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Wild Birds Unlimited Bird Experts

All of our store employees are "Trained" experts with our nature products. 

 We also have experienced experts with nature, wildlife and, of course, birds. 

Pat Schmid

Graduate of Northwestern University (McDill College of Journalism) has more than 25 years experience with Wild Birds Unlimited.  He is the store manager.


Pat Ready

Pat is President of B.R.A.W. (Bluebird Restoration Association of Wisconsin) and a former Director for Madison Audubon Society.  He is also a wildlife photographer (many of his pictures are shown on this site and offered for sale in the store as framed pictures or on greeting cards) and an artist with ceramics (some of his works are displayed at the store.)

Pat gives many of the free seminars on various birding topics.  His Bluebird talk is a yearly treat.

Steve Sample

Bachelors in biology, Masters in (Zoology)Ornithology/wildlife management and a CAS in education administration.  He has served as a audubon chapter president and has participated in research with owls, eagles, hawks and bats.  Steve is Vice president of BRAW (Bluebird Restoration Association of Wisconsin).  He retired from public education after 38 years in a classroom.

Steve presents many of the store's free seminars and binocular usage classes.