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Bird Food Pyramid

Parrot Food Pyramid

  Feed Your Parrot Right While each parrot species has individual nutritional requirements, our Parrot Food Pyramid offers a general guide to make sure that your bird receives adequate nutrition for a long, healthy life. Of course, if your bird has any health issue, please always consult your avian vet for specific dietary recommendations. Pellets: […]

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For The Love Of Birds

So You Think You Want A Parrot

Parrots are unlike any other pet. They have a personality all their own and they can be such a joy to own. While many people may love the idea of having a parrot as a pet, they are unaware of parrot care and how long the birds can live. If you want a parrot as a […]

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How Bird Lights Help Your Bird Behave

Why Your Bird Needs Shorter Days Most Parrots originate from sub-tropical climates close to the equator where they receive 12-13 hours of total darkness every day.  Their bodies are programmed to be extremely sensitive to changes in the photo-period so that they don’t miss their species specific breeding season.  As their days get longer, even […]

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Avian Respiratory Distress

Thousands of pet birds around the world die from respiratory infections or illnesses, many of them caused by ordinary substances that are commonly found in the air. Know the signs of avian respiratory distress and seek immediate treatment.  When a bird is experiencing respiratory distress it may have the following symptoms: Open mouth breathing Potential […]

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Manzanita Wood Perch

Bird Perches to Suit Every Need

By Diane Burroughs A pet bird needs a good perch, or preferably bird perches. It’s mandatory equipment for a proper parrot cage. After all, the perch is where a bird will spend the vast majority of its time. Bird owners should shop carefully for the best choice(s) available for the species they own. The first […]

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