Calcium Rich Veggies For Parrots

What You Need To Know About Calcium Deficiency In Parrots

Pet Bird Nutrition By: Diane Burroughs Calcium is a vital mineral along with phosphorous, magnesium and others. In fact, it is the most abundant mineral found in the body of birds. It helps to build and maintain the skeletal structure and in the metabolism of Vitamin D. It also has a role to play in […]

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parrot sleep needs

Where In The World Would Your Bird Sleep?

Do you know your bird sleep needs? Daylight versus darkness hours vary as little as 7 minutes on the equator – so in the peak of winter, there are are 12 hrs 4 minutes of darkness while in the height of summer darkness may only be 11 hrs. 56 minutes. But that changes the farther […]

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For The Love Of Birds

#SummerOfParrots For The Love Of Birds

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parrot health

D-R-O-P Approach for Bird Burns

A common parrot accident is bird burns.  Painful liquid, chemical & electric burns require immediate attention. Discover important advice to save your bird.  Burns are very serious and extremely painful.  A burned bird needs immediate veterinary care to minimize shock, manage pain and prevent secondary infections. If your bird has suffered a burn – take […]

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Pet Friendly Vacations: RV Travel With Your Bird

by Diane Burroughs It’s holiday time, and for many of us that means it’s time to pack up the RV, hit the road and explore for a couple of weeks! RV’s are a great way to experience pet friendly vacations. And while taking your birds with you can make your trip a fantastic experience, you’re […]

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How to keep your bird cool in the summer

Hot tips to Keep Your Bird Cool this Summer!

Birds Are Sensitive To Temperature Extremes Birds are amazing creatures, intelligent, affectionate, fun, playful and… very susceptible to shock from injury or relatively small changes in their environment. That’s why knowing how to keep your bird cool in a heat wave is an important part of bird care! If you thought of them as a […]

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How to Interview a Bird Sitter

By Diane Burroughs Interviewing a bird sitter to care for your parrots while you’re gone is a critical step toward keeping your pet birds healthy and safe when you have to be away.  Generalized pet sitters may be great with dogs and cats but, do they get bird care?  You have to do your research […]

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Tuesday Parrot Pictures – Help for Feather Picking

Enjoy Our Feather Picking Slideshow. Your Parrot Can Be In Pictures Too! Text (719-650-0812) or Email Your Photo’s to BirdSupplies.com

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Calcium Rich Veggies For Parrots

Bird Vitamins: 5 Essential Nutrients Your Parrot Needs

That a healthy diet is a healthy life is a well-known though little observed fact in the care of pets. While many people love their pets and would do anything to ensure that these birds are well, most of us, unfortunately, do not know how to go about it. For example, first time parrot owners […]

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angry parrot

3 Natural Bird Calming Medicine Solutions

Birds are intelligent, yet extremely sensitive pets.  Imagine being as smart as a 5-6 year old child, yet being prey or dinner to a multitude of animals. Our smart pet birds are simply hardwired to be in a constant state of hypervigilance.  In the wild, birds rely on their flock to stay in close proximity […]

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Clickers make parrot training easier

Parrot Training Supplies Explained

Many parrot owners will agree that their pet’s behavior is the foundation of a rewarding relationship. It is the desire of every owner to be able to live in close confines, that they can handle their parrot safely and that they can easily handle the pet. When a parrot screams, bites and refuses to come […]

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Sunshine activated Bird Vitamin D3

All About Bird Vitamin D3

In order to stay healthy for the rest of its life, your bird will need to have a nutritionally balanced diet. One particular nutrient that is very beneficial for birds and should be included in a parrot’s balanced diet is vitamin D3. In its bird Vitamin D3 form, Vitamin D is called cholecalciferol. Vitamin D3 […]

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