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Building a Hen Ark in Your Backyard

Building a Hen Ark in Your Backyard

Hen Arks are popular amongst Poultry enthusiasts and farmers alike for their ease of use, maintenance and setup. A typical chicken or hen ark is designed to hold up to 2 - 4 birds, while other may hold up to 6 if the user so likes.
Harlequin Macaws

Harlequin Macaws

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

Bird Watching is Fun

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
How to Make Bird Feed Blocks

How to Make Bird Feed Blocks

Bird feed blocks are a popular method of feeding wild birds without the need for a bird feeder or loose bird seed. These blocks can be purchased in a number of different stores ranging from grocery and retail outlets to farm supply stores. Though the bird feed blocks that can be bought commercially
How to Keep Sparrows From Roosting

How to Keep Sparrows From Roosting

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
How to Feed a Cockatiel

How to Feed a Cockatiel

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.
How to Give Your Parakeet a Bath

How to Give Your Parakeet a Bath

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
NAS Fallon Nature Trail

NAS Fallon Nature Trail

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.
How to Train Your Bird to Sing a Song

How to Train Your Bird to Sing a Song

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
Diet of Canaries

Diet of Canaries

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 Treatment

Bird Mites Treatment

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
Art Prints of Owls, Budgies, Lovebirds, Parrots, Wild Birds

Art Prints of Owls, Budgies, Lovebirds, Parrots, Wild Birds

As an Englishman with an interest in Wild and Pet Birds and English and British Natural History I thought it would be of interest to link to my website where I have for sale variousLovebirds, Owls, Bu
Bird Feeders --Tips on Their Placement

Bird Feeders --Tips on Their Placement

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
How to Feed Ducks Stale Bread

How to Feed Ducks Stale Bread

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