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To Cut Or Not To Cut The Parrot's Wings

To Cut Or Not To Cut The Parrot’s Wings

The cutting of the parrot’s wings is a procedure implying the shortening of the primary feathers and some of the secondary feathers having as a result the impediment to fly. It is a procedure that has to be repeated on a certain interval because the cut feathers will grow back after the next shedding. Such […]

Behavior Of Quetzal Bird

Behavior Of Quetzal Bird

A quetzal bird is widely considered to be the most beautiful bird in the world with its bright red under parts and glittering green head and back. It also has elegant green shoulder plumes and a unique green helmeted look. The skin of the quetzal is very thin and easily torn, so it has evolved […]

Recognizing Illness In Parrots, Before Its Too Late

Recognizing Illness In Parrots, Before Its Too Late

By the time you finally realize your pet parrot is ill, he may actually have been ill for some time already. Birds in general are quite artful in hiding the fact that they are ill; this is because in nature, the other members of the flock, who fear for their own well-being, can wound those […]

Precautions Before Owning Cockatoo As Your Pet

Precautions Before Owning Cockatoo As Your Pet

The cockatoo is a bird found in grassland regions of Australia and in the desert. They are wild but they can be tamed. It just depends how far you are willing to stretch your patience? You need to know the cockatoo’s habits in order to know how to handle them. Cockatoos feed on grass seeds […]

Best Pet Birds For Your Kids

Best Pet Birds For Your Kids

Do you want to introduce a bird to your home, but not sure which breed will fit in your kid-populated house? Not all pets are for everyone, but there are certain species that will flourish with the love and attention of kids. Underneath are some of the breeds that are best suited for kids. Finches: […]