Looking for the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit? If so, then look no further -- making a batch or two of these awesome holiday-inspired bird treats is sure to do the trick!
Take a look at this list of Fun Christmastime Treats for Birds for recipes and ideas that will bring a little cheer into everyone's life this holiday season, and especially your favorite feathered friend!
Looking for a bird that will be just the right fit for your family? Hoping for a feathered friend that will be neither too big nor too small?
If so, then you are going to love reading about these popular Types of Medium Sized Parrots. Beautiful, intelligent, and more manageable than larger birds, these gorgeous species make it easy for more people to get in on the fun of owning a pet parrot. Read on to learn about some of the species that you might want to consider, where they're from, fun facts, and more!
There are hundreds of different types of parrots in the world, and they come in all shapes and sizes. In spite of this, however, many people are under the assumption that parrots are very large birds. This is not always the case!
Learn about some of the more diminutive members of the parrot world in this article on the Types of Small Parrots. If you've been interested in adopting a parrot but have held off due to concerns with size or space, then one of these little cuties might be just what you're looking for.
We all have good days and bad days -- and the same goes for our feathered friends! Sometimes, however, it becomes apparent that a bird is exhibiting a genuine behavior problem, and when that happens it can be hard to know what to do to correct it.
Somewhat fortunately, most birds with behavior issues fall into common categories. Check out this article on the Most Common Bird Behavior Problems to see if our pet's behavior lines up with the problems listed. If it does, getting a handle on the issue could be easier than you might think!
The internet age is one where it's easy to find fast facts with the click of a mouse -- yet somehow, myths still seem to propagate themselves quite effectively, with some even extending to the world of birds.
Learn about some of the most common misconceptions regarding our feathered friends in this list of the Top Bird Myths. Take a look and see if you've been under the impression that any of these falsehoods were reality, and find out the truth behind these popular beliefs.
It can be exciting for those interested in birds to think about owning one of their own, but the truth is that birds aren't exactly the best pets for just anyone.
Find out if you're prepared to keep your own bird in my new article, Are You Ready for a Pet Bird? It will give you a look into what bird owners deal with every day, and offer some insight into whether or not the duties of caring for a bird could fit into your lifestyle.
Owning any pet bird requires a certain amount of patience and willingness to train your bird to learn certain behaviors. Some bird lovers, however, feel called to take things up a notch and train their birds to do fun and impressive tricks.
While any bird can be trick-trained, there seem to be a few types that are used more widely in performance settings. Learn more about these feathered entertainers in this article on the Top Trainable Bird Species. Do you know of a bird that is an above-average performer? Post a link to their video in the comments section below!
The holidays are upon us, and there are many people out there who will find themselves shopping for bird lovers this year! If you count yourself in that category, then you will definitely want to have some idea of what you should get for your loved ones and their feathered friends.
Take a minute to check out this article on The Best Gifts for Birds and the People Who Love Them for some great ideas for what to get for these special pets and people on your list. It will make things much easier for you when you venture out to find great deals during the holiday shopping season.
For as long as birds have been kept as pets, there has been a fascination with parrots, and in particular, the largest parrots. Big birds are bold, impressive, and beautiful, and the good news is that they can make excellent pets for the right owners.
Learn more about the kinds of birds that are out there in this quick read on the different Types of Large Parrots. It will give you an overview of some of the most popular species kept as pets, and may inspire you to do additional research on a bird that has caught your eye.
Photo courtesy of Patricia Lowery and Marvette Hillis.
If you're anything like me, then you enjoy going out shopping for new bird toys for your feathered friend. It's always fun to bring home something new and interesting for your pet to play with! Did you realize, however, that a good deal of bird toys sold in pet stores could pose health risks to your pet?
Learn how to identify these items with the tips in my article on Dangerous Bird Toys. Taking a few minutes to really inspect the toys that you are buying for your pet could go a long way in preventing accidents in the future.