Interested in adopting a Harlequin Macaw? Look here first for vital information that will help you decide if a Harlequin Macaw is the right bird for you. From dietary and exercise requirements to temperament and cage sizing, read on for an overview of what it takes to care for a Harlequin Macaw.
Bird watching is fun, informative, educational, entertaining and a great way to meet people and learn about the world you live in. Its a wonderful hobby that takes minimal equipment, but the real fun
The sparrow is a hearty bird with a reputation for being a pest. Sparrows can cause significant damage to gardens and crops. They peck at seeds, bushes, vegetables, fruits and flowers. These bird pests are known to consume livestock feed and leave droppings behind, effectively spoiling the feed. Spa
Cockatiels are a small, friendly parrot often kept as pets. The tropical birds require a basic seed or pellet diet in additional to treats found in their native warm weather climate. Offer your pet cockatiel a varied diet, and he will stay happy, healthy and colorful.
If you have a pet parakeet, you need to give him a bath about three times a week, or two times a week minimum. This promotes hygiene and keeps your pet bird as healthy as possible. The best part of giving a parakeet a bath is that you only need to prepare it for him, and he will wash himself. You do
Review of birding along the NAS Fallon Nature Trail in Fallon, Nevada. Includes tips for visiting birders and examples of bird species likely to be seen.
Owning a bird can bring many unusual pleasures not associated with more common pets such as dogs and cats. Although birds are not generally considered as smart as dogs, they do have special properties that make them unique, such as their ability to speak and sing. Many species of birds mimic sounds
The canary is a small bird named after the Canary Islands. It and the Canary Island Date Palm are symbols of the Canary Islands. The canary sold in pet stores is a domesticated version originally bred by monks for its voice. Miners used them to detect gas in coal mines; they acted as miniature early
Bird mites, such as Dermanyssus gallinae and Ornithonyssus sylviarum, are small parasitic insects that affect birds and can find their way into your home, or even under your skin. If bird mites enter your home, they can infect your pet bird, cat or dog as well as your family. Infestations with bird
With a few inexpensive items you may already have at home, you can create your very own bird seed ornaments. Hang these ornaments around your yard to add a decorative touch and provide your feathered friends with a tasty treat. Make them alone or as a group project. They're simple enough for kids to
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Top-quality bird seed and a great bird feeder in clean condition are a necessity for attracting birds to your bird feeder. But added to these attributes one must not forget the placement of the feeder
Few activities are more exciting for children than a trip to feed ducks. Ducks and geese are migratory animals that congregate around bodies of water during their travels, and your local lake is the ideal spot for just such a feeding trip. Ducks are opportunistic feeders and will gladly accept hando
Check your bird's droppings regularly to monitor any changes in health.grey falcon-parakeet image by Ivonne Wierink from Fotolia.comParakeets and other domesticated birds can suffer from diarrhea for several reasons. Common causes of diarrhea are pathogenic bacteria in the digestive...