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Bird Teflon dangers you didn’t know & other household perils

 One of the first things new caged bird keepers learn is that Teflon is bad for your bird which is pretty well-known. The statement “I threw out all my Teflon cookware before I brought my bird home” can be found on the internet as often as Lady Gaga changes hairstyles.   The potential danger of …

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What are feather stress bars? Does your bird have them?

    If you’ve ever noticed strange lines running perpendicular (across) the shafts of your bird feathers these are what are called “stress bars”. They are particularly noticeable when your bird is molting and are harder to see if the feathers are still on the bird.  A bird’s feathers can be a great indicator as …

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