An Overview of Disinfectants and Their Uses

Anyone who owns a bird has probably used some sort of disinfectant at one time, either for cleaning the cage, washing the dishes, or cleaning up around the bird’s living area. Many people think that if a product just says on the label that it “kills germs” it’s doing a good job of protecting their … Read more

Life After Weaning: Your Companion Bird and You II

Owning a bird is one of the most rewarding experiences a person can have. But like all things that are worth doing, it is worth doing well. Birds are very special beings. They are blessed with a high level of intelligence and capable of enriching their owner’s lives in hundreds of ways. The owner who … Read more

Plight of the Parrot

The Rainforest where we once lived was lush and thick and green The trees they reached into the sky like none that most have seen.And in the tree’s a hollow spot is where we both would go, For in the hollow, we would lay our eggs as white as snow. The forest it had plenty … Read more

The ABC’s Of Leg Bands

There are a number of reasons why identification of a bird is important. These include proof of ownership, governmental requirements, identification of lost or stolen birds, and tracking of birds for breeding purposes. The ability to identify a bird also acts as a deterrent to smugglers and the illegal bird trade. Thus it has a … Read more

Life After Weaning – Your Companion Bird and You

Owning a bird is one of the most rewarding experiences a person can have. But like all things which are worth doing, they are worth doing well. Birds are very special beings. They are blessed with a high level of intelligence and capable of enriching their owner’s lives in hundreds of ways. The owner who … Read more