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2 07, 2016

Two Kookaburras Battle It Out Over a Snack

By |2016-07-02T22:39:49+00:00July 2, 2016|Categories: , |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Two kookaburras. One piece of meat. One epic standoff. In what may be the world's cutest fight, these two birds were caught on camera, locked in a serious battle of resolve. Nothing could persuade them to back down. Not seashell hats. Not tissue blankets. Not even another piece of meat. The person videoing the standoff [...]

22 06, 2016

Don’t Feed the Ducks!

By |2016-06-22T18:39:44+00:00June 22, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

One of your favorite childhood memories may be going to the park to feed the ducks. You'd take the day old bread to feed them, thinking it was better than being wasteful and helped the animals too. However, feeding ducks carbohydrate-rich food like bread and crackers is not healthy at all and can be extremely [...]

17 05, 2016

Bird Behaviors Explained

By |2016-05-17T07:00:33+00:00May 17, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , |0 Comments

There are many things that your bird will do while you own them. Sometimes, you won't know why they do what they do, here's a guide as to some of the things that they will do, so that you can better understand you birdies. Preening One thing a bird may do is preen their feathers. [...]

16 05, 2016

Meet this Baby Bird!

By |2016-05-16T20:40:42+00:00May 16, 2016|Categories: , , , |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

This week's Bird of the Week comes from Amy Wilson of Arizona. Officially her "grandbirdy" (the baby bird belongs to her daughter), this sun conure is a mere 5 weeks old. Still too young to determine its sex without DNA testing, Amy and her family take turns bottle feeding the bird. The Wilsons just picked [...]

18 04, 2016

Most Common Pet Birds

By |2016-04-18T13:22:37+00:00April 18, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , |0 Comments

Pet birds make wonderful companions. However, simply getting into a pet shop and getting any bird that looks nice is not a clever way to choose a pet bird. The key is to choose the right bird that can adjust well to your family as well as surroundings. Here is the list of top five [...]

12 04, 2016

First Time Bird Owner?

By |2016-04-12T15:38:12+00:00April 12, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Owning a bird can be a very rewarding task. Birds are inquisitive and intelligent creatures that flourish in the proper environments with good care. However, having a pet bird isn't for everyone. Birds need a lot of attention as well as socialization and care when they are in captivity. The risk of not getting this [...]

5 04, 2016

Climate Change Affecting Birds in US and Europe

By |2016-11-30T00:53:51+00:00April 5, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Scientists have shown for the first time that common bird populations are responding to climate change in a similar pronounced way in both Europe and the USA. An international team of researchers led by Durham University, UK, found that populations of bird species expected to do well due to climate change had substantially outperformed those [...]