Posts About: Birds

Creative Foraging Feeder for Parrots

Parrot Creative Foraging FeederParrots need a lot of stimulation. As parrot owner you know how intelligent parrots are and how much they like to learn, to play, to explore, to just do wild things.

One way for you to keep your parrot entertained, even when you‘re not around, is placing a foraging feeder into your parrot‘s cage. There is no parrot in the world that wouldn’t immediately figure out how to use this creative toy and to joyfully play with it every day.

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Top 10 Most Visited Posts in May 2017

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Top 3 Bird Food for Canaries

food for canariesI once was asked to pet-sit for a little Canary named Joggl during the vacation of his owner. First I was skeptical if the little bird will be comfortable enough in my apartment. But this little fluffball started to sing the moment I placed his cage in my living room. I became so used to his daily singing that I missed the little guy when the owner came back from vacation and picked Joggl up.

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Bestsellers in April 2017

bestsellerI’m always drawn to bestseller lists, they make me want to go through all positions, and it doesn’t matter to me how long the list is.

Well, I now can present my list of the best selling items on Animals Small and Big that people chose and purchased in April 2017.

I invite you to take a look at what has made its entry to the bestseller list of April 2017.

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How to train a Cockatiel to talk

How to train a CockatielCockatiels are perfect pet birds for many reasons to which I will get to later in this post. Cockatiels are small parrots. They come with a variety of color patterns and a very distinctive crest. This crest is a sign for the Cockatiel‘s emotional state. It is vertical when the bird is excited, a bit oblique when the bird is relaxed and flat to the head when the bird is angry.

Where do Cockatiels come from? According to newest research Cockatiels are classified as the smallest in the cockatoo family. And they are native to Australia where they love to live in the bush lands always close to water.

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Top 10 Most Visited Posts in March 2017

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Large Flight Cage

bird cageA large flight cage belongs definitely to the pricier items you will buy for your bird. But it is very worth it because it surely will make your bird happy.

First of all it’s important to know that the quality and of course cleanliness of the cage is very strongly connected to your bird’s health and well-being. I cannot emphasize this fact enough.

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Top 10 Most Visited Posts in February 2017

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What you need to know about feeding pet birds

Tidy Seed No-Mess Bird FeederEvery bird owner knows how messy birds can be – not because it’s their intention. It’s because birds are by nature not tidy at all. One mess a pet bird inevitably makes is throwing seeds around or even just empty seed hulls while eating. Getting a no-mess bird feeder can be your answer to this situation.

Well, it’s no secret, everything around pet birds can be messy. You constantly need to clean your bird’s cage. There will always be molted feathers, droppings, chewed-up toys and as said flung seeds in a bird’s cage. In order to reduce your cleaning efforts you can get a no-mess bird feeder.

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Top 3 Bird Baths for Cage under $10

bird bathBirds love to bathe by nature. You can easily watch it if you place a bird bath into your backyard and observe all the birds using it frantically – as we saw it in our backyard. Even dozens of pheasants visited our bird bath daily and scrambled to take a bath at the same time. Pure fun!

Well, your little pet bird is the same. Since your bird cannot clean himself in rain, a puddle or stream or just hop through wet grass you need to provide your little friend an appropriate bird bath. I have some tips for you about bird baths.

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Top 3 Travel Bird Cages

Caitec Bird CarrierThere are moments in the life of a pet bird when it needs to travel with you. In these moments you’ll need an appropriate travel bird cage or bird carrier of the right size. A bird carrier isn’t as big as a normal bird cage but it shouldn’t be too small either.

When do you need a bird carrier? Well, the most obvious reason is your regular trip to the vet. Bird owners also use it to bring their birds to work if their work day is longer than expected. In this case the bird really needs to love to be in the bird carrier or can be let free from time to time.

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Top 3 Pet Odor Removers 1 Gallon between $15 and $50

dogSharing your home with pets – dogs, cats and all kinds of small animals – you have to deal with pet odor. No exception! As a pet owner you don’t need to put up with pet odors in your home. You definitely need to have some kind of pet odor remover at hand.

But there are more things to know about pets and their odors.

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