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Norfolk Island's endangered Green Parrot numbers on the rise

The population of the critically endangered Green Parrot (Cyanoramphus cookii) on Norfolk Island is on the rise, thanks to an intensive collaboration …

New population of critically endangered parakeets found in Brazil

A team of scientists searching for remnant populations of the Critically Endangered grey-breasted parakeet has found a small group nesting in a small …

Parrot Senses

Many people just assume that animals do not have the ability to see the way we do. They automatically assume that pets do not have the ability to …

Avian Nutrition

<b>by Dr Adrian Gallagher</b><p>Introduction<p>Why Is Scientific Information So Scant?<p>Psittacine Dietary Requirements<p>Nutritional Requirements for Companion Bird …

The Importance of Avian Nutrition

Despite all the information that we currently possess regarding avian nutrition, the sad fact is that many bird owners are still feeding their pets a …

An Innovative Approach To Breeding African Grey Parrots

This is an exciting time for companion parrot lovers because the field of aviculture is changing so rapidly. As older ideas give way to newer …

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African Grey Parrot Personality, Food & Care

Psittacus erithacus<p>The African grey parrot <i></i>is one of the most talented talking/ mimicking birds on the planet, giving it quite a reputation among bird …

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Grey Parrot | World Parrot Trust

<b>IUCN/CITES Status:</b> Endangered / Appendix I<p><b>World population:</b> Unknown, decreasing.<p><b>Where found:</b> The Grey Parrotis found in S Nigeria, S Central African …

Grey Forums

Bird food and parrot food is complex with 700 species or so

Feathered Factoid: People have 9,000 taste buds, while parrots have 350.<p>Bird food & parrot food requires a science lesson: Because birds are small …

Birds

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds - References<p>Table of Contents<p>References<p>1 - Kim L. Joyner, 1994. "Theriogenology." In Avian Medicine: Principles and …

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds - Conclusion<p>Table of Contents<p>Conclusion<p>Given the near epidemic of reproductive disorders currently seen in avian …

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds - Therapeutic Remedies<p>Table of Contents<p>Therapeutic Remedies<p>Avian veterinary medicine has become adept at developing …

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds - Pet Bird Behaviors Unraveled<p>Table of Contents<p>Pet Bird Behaviors Unraveled<p>Once an understanding of the role of …

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds - Psittacine Behaviors<p>Table of Contents<p>Psittacine Behaviors<p>Flock Behaviors<p>Most, but not all, psittacine companion …

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds

Hormonal Behavior in Pet Birds - Introduction<p>Table of Contents<p>Introduction<p>The value of better understanding the basis and development of companion …

Nutritional Psittacine Diet (The Mash Diet)

Do it yourself! Preparing a fresh diet, consisting of wholesome ingredients, need not require a tremendous amount of time and preparation. In fact, …

A Rescued Parrot Poem

A rescued parrot poem (Unknown author)<p>Will you take me home with you? <br>I can't promise I'll be good. <br>No one taught me how to act, <br>Or behave as a …

New Parrot Species Discovered in Western Australia

DNA experts from Australia have discovered that dwindling populations of ground parrots in Western Australia belong to a different species than those …

Easy Pet Bird and Parrot Characteristics Comparison Chart

Psittacosis in Birds - VeterinaryPartner.com - a VIN company!

Psittacosis in Birds<p>Simon Starkey BVSc, PhD, D.ABVP(Avian)<p><b>What is psittacosis?</b><p>Psittacosis is an infectious disease that has been identified in over …

Fatty Liver Disease

A cockatiel has been diagnosed as being overweight, and recently it has been noticed that when she last molted, some of the primary wing feathers and …

Steer Clear of Soy Protein for Animals

<b>By Dr. Becker</b><p>As I was scanning an industry trade journal recently, a headline caught my eye.<p>It announced the opening of a new manufacturing plant to …

Why Food is better than Pellets

"PROVIDE COMPLETE, BALANCED NUTRITION TO ALL OF YOUR FEATHERED FRIENDS BY SERVING A PELLETED BIRD FEED" This is what many of the advertisements are …

Are Pellets a Panacea

Or Is a Balanced, Varied Diet the Answer?<p>Hyacinth Macaw Eating Grapes<p>Many people question the quality of pelleted diets for bird. They wonder if …