The pros and cons of parrot wing clipping

Curious African grey parrot in its cage

To Clip or Not to Clip?One of the most controversial subjects in the parrot hobby, one that has provoked many a discussion among owners, is the practice of wing clipping. Some are big fans of keeping their bird’s wing feathers short and insist it increases safety levels, while others consider the practice cruel and unnecessary.

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Is your home a safe bird environment?

Is your home a bird safe environment?

Recognising and creating a safe bird environment Tim Oldfield, an avian vet, discusses his experience with unwell pets and how many fall ill due to home hazards. Here he explains how to recognise home hazards, what to do to create a safe bird environment and how to maintain a healthy home for your bird. Tim

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