Pets Birds : Pets & Animal
As with all other pets, it is extremely important to know how to treat any medical conditions that may occur with your pet duck. One of the most common conditions that occurs in a pet duck is the eye infection. Fortunately, there are simply ways to treat and prevent the infection.
Cockatoos are one of the longest living members of the parrot family, some living to over 100 years. The citron cockatoo, so named for the bright orange crest on its head, is one of 21 cockatoo species. Citron cockatoos are sought-after pets, because they are sociable, friendly and fairly quiet. Alt
Your bird's cage is his home, and he will most likely spend a great deal of time inside it. It is important to set up your bird's cage properly to create an interesting and safe home for your bird. A barren or overcrowded cage will not make a happy home for a pet bird, and improperly aligned perches
During the holidays, people like to decorate their homes, and the outside is just as fun to decorate as the inside. Wreaths can be made to celebrate many different holidays, but once you hang a wreath on your front door, it becomes an enticing place for birds to build a nest. You may think this is c
It can be difficult to stay involved in hobbies and crafts while still staying within your budget. Birdhouses, whether to enjoy birds or decorate your garden, can be especially expensive. However, you can make cheap birdhouses with some commonly found items and a little imagination.
Pet birds are a blessing for many people. They're the ideal pet because they require minimal space, no outdoor access and little work from their owner. They're also cheap to buy, cheap to look after, and an all-round low cost, low maintenance pet. They provide companionship with minimal ef
The Quaker parrot, a medium-sized grey parrot often referred to as a Monk Parakeet, is a friendly, social bird. Quakers are loyal and bond quickly to their handlers. They make excellent pets but do not do well with small children --- because they tend to bite when small hands reach through their cag
Pigeons have been bred for various reasons for centuries. Domestic pigeons are bred for their flying and homing abilities. Some pigeons have returned to their lofts from as many as 600 miles away -- at sustained speeds of 45 to 50 mph. Others breeds of pigeons, such as Trumpeters and Laughers, are k
Of all native Australian birds used as pets the rosellas are amongst the most sought after. This is due to their wonderful variety of colouring, their size and their unique markings. Their scalloped feather markings on the back is what makes them unique in the avian world. There are several differen
Bird seed cookies are fun and easy to make, and are truly appreciated by your wild avian friends in the dead of winter when pickings are slim. Making these cookies with nutritious ingredients from your kitchen is also much cheaper than buying similar commercially made products. They also make lovely
A modern refracting telescope.refractor telescope image by Jim Mills from Fotolia.comTelescopes come in all shapes and sizes. The refracting telescope was fabricated by Galileo and is still among the most commonly used telescopes today. The technology used in refracting telescopes is...