Birds

What to Feed Your Bird: Seeds or Pellets

What to Feed Your Bird: Seeds or Pellets

Learn if seeds or pellets are a better basic food for your pet bird. Read more...

The Issue with Concrete and Sand Bird Perches

The Issue with Concrete and Sand Bird Perches

Concrete and sand-covered perches, when used alone, can injure your bird's claws, create pain, and possibly cause damage to its fragile bones. Read more...

What to Do If Your Pet Bird Regurgitates or Vomits

What to Do If Your Pet Bird Regurgitates or Vomits

If your bird regurgitates food, it might be demonstrating how much it cares. Vomiting, on the other hand, is a symptom of disease. Learn to distinguish between the two. Read more...

Is There Feather Loss in Your Bird?

Is There Feather Loss in Your Bird?

Do you have concerns about your pet bird's feathers falling out? It's very common for companion parrots to lose feathers. Read more...

Illiger's Macaw: Detailed Information, History, and Care

Illiger's Macaw: Detailed Information, History, and Care

If you're searching for a little macaw with a large parrot attitude, Illiger's (or blue-winged) macaws are a fantastic choice. Read more...

How to Train Your Bird to Be More Friendly

How to Train Your Bird to Be More Friendly

Do you wish your bird was a little friendlier? If that's the case, check out these training suggestions to help you strengthen your bond with your feathery companion! Read more...

What's the Deal With My Pet Bird Biting and "Beaking" Me?

What's the Deal With My Pet Bird Biting and "Beaking" Me?

Is your bird biting you, or is this simply normal beak behavior? Learn how to recognize the difference and what to do to avoid this problem with this beginner's guide. Read more...

Can Cats and Birds Get Along?

Can Cats and Birds Get Along?

Cats and birds have historically been natural adversaries, but can they coexist quietly in your home? Learn how to cohabit with your pet birds and cats. Read more...

The 5 Smartest Birds for Pets

The 5 Smartest Birds for Pets

Although birds have a reputation for having little brains, this does not rule out the existence of intelligent species. Find out which of your pet birds is the most intelligent. Read more...