Diet is indubitably one of the most important factors in keeping your bird healthy. Attention, care, and love are very important as well. We are fortunate that in the last few decades bird parents, researchers and avian veterinarians have learned more about parrots’ nutritional needs and how a captive bird’s diet differs from a wild one.
Learn insights, tricks, health related information, and much more about Parrots from the blog made for bird parents just like you.
We receive various questions from people looking to try Bird Street Bistro for the first time. In order to help answer these questions, in one place, we decided to create the Bird Street Bistro Frequently Asked Questions List.
Keeping your feathered friend healthy means regularly checking up on their health. Although pet bird owners may do as much research and think they know what is best for their pet bird’s health, it is important for you to know how to choose an avian vet to do a check up so pet birds can…
The birds we see all around us are living testament to nature’s infinite inventiveness. The most important of these may be the molting process. A bird’s feathers are far more than a mere analogue to a dog’s fur. They are the primary means by which a bird powers itself in flight, producing lift and helping it stay aloft for up to days at a time.
Are you a new bird parent? Perhaps you’re taking care of a loved one’s fid (feathered Kids for those of you who are new to the community). Here are the top 10 rules in Bird Care and foods to avoid to keep your bird healthy and happy.
Birds are a lot like small children when it comes to boredom. If you don’t keep them constantly engaged and entertained, they can become grouchy, destructive and difficult to be around. Because they are such intelligent animals, besides providing them the very best parrot food, caring for cockatoos, macaws, african greys, and other pet birds may seem daunting.
Birds are very social creatures, and they require plenty of mental stimulation and social interaction to be truly happy.
Parakeet, cockatiel, cockatoo, lovebird, macaw, budgie and African grey species all possess surprising amounts of emotional complexity and general intelligence, and they all want to form a bond with you and your family.
Birds are wonderful companions, but when their hormones fluctuate, it can make life difficult for both you and your feathered friend. Consider trying these 5 tips to help curb the difficult behaviors that come along with bird hormones.
The phrase, “you are what you eat,” has great implications when it comes to the health and well-being of your bird. When given food that nourishes the body and mind of a bird you can see your bird thrive, there’s no doubt about that
Getting your feathered friend to try new foods is an uphill battle. We may think they don’t like the food we’re introducing to them, but in reality, they may not even know that what’s in front of them is food! Let’s take a look at the 6 best ways to introduce new foods to your feathered companion.