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A Better Bird Video Series For Training Birds And Their Humans

Just as the name implies, this is a series of quick and easy ways to help your The birds stay happy and healthy around-the-clock. This is a series of short but incisive ideas you can apply today bringing you closer to bird care nirvana. The number of things necessary to provide foraging in Richmond for …

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A Better Bird Ep 13 – How Bird Proof Is Your Home? Video

In about 24 months our household has gone from 0 to 9 birds. Six budgies (2 males/4 females), a female Senegal (surgically sexed) and a male African ringneck (males have the ring). I fondly call the budgies my little hooligans who have their own cage as does Peaches our 9 year old female Senegal and Keto the …

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What should you consider before getting a pet bird?

Children are loud, messy, and time consuming,  but every family has 2.6 of them (Pew research).   I probably spend less time cleaning up after my eight birds in three bird cages than most moms cleaning up after 2 six-year-olds      or a single toddler   To say that all birds are time-consuming is …

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Can I give raw almonds to my African grey parrot? Is it safe, or a risk to his health?

Firstly I need to address the “peanuts are bad for parrots” urban legend. Reference one of the original answers to this question on Quora If you leave a pizza on the kitchen counter for two days it will get fungus.   Cheese in the best of circumstances will grow fungus in the refrigerator after about …

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What is a good summary about how it is to own parrots (macaws specifically)?

I don’t know that there’s enough storage space on the Quora servers to answer this.   I read that parrots are loud, noisy and messy – a lot.   Then again so are children.   Let’s start with a top level explanation.   Pet people in the disciple category will always react negatively towards the …

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We’ve learned how much we know and don’t know about captive bird care after taking the exam

Find the Birdy IQ exam here if you haven’t taken it Of the first 170 exams we had a 25% pass with 75% correct answers to 44 multiple and true/false questions Please share your comments below terms if you think this helped or did not. What else would you like to see? more questions and/or explanations …

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