Moustache parakeets are intelligent and playful birds. A hand reared moustache parakeet bought when it's young and given lots of attention can be a great pet.
Colourful birds have always attracted humans . Their shapes and colours of feathers, beaks and other parts fascinate us. We take pleasure in keeping some of them as pets or write poetry about them.
- It's the Easter 'too: Pippa, a 17 year old cockatoo, spotted a bowl of chocolate eggs left on a table at the Nuneaton and Warwickshire Wildlife Sanctuary. "She went straight over, climbed on the creme eggs and that was it. She thinks they're her...
A brief summary of 3 types of domestic birds which are perfect for new bird owners, as well as some tips on what to expect if you do decide to purchase one.
Designed with the duck caregiver in mind, this series of articles focuses on domestic ducks as individuals who are deserving of healthy, happy lives.
Dusky conures are affectionate and clever birds. They can make wonderful pets and companions and usually get on well with other birds in the family.
People love their pets. Dogs and cats are the most popular pets, but parrots may be a close third choice. Parrots usually bond with one member of the family, but still accept others that flock around.
Lovebirds are a really a small parrot. They are friendly, have great personalities and love being in close contact with people. Read this article to see if a lovebird is the pet for you.
I've learned that parrots, like children, have an uncanny habit of saying things at the most inopportune moments. Vying for attention, they rise superbly and instinctively to occasions when attention is focused elsewhere, outdoing themselves with verbal acuity.
Despite what many people think, pigeons are smart birds, even carrying messages to save our troops in times of war. These life-saving tips will help you to care for an injured pigeon.
Starlings have a very bad reputation, and with good reason. They are aggressive birds that have displaced our native songbirds by competing for nesting spots as well as food sources. But they also have their good points. Discover their talents as well as ways to keep them out of your bird feeders.