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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Parrotlet – Profile & Care Guide

Parrotlet Profile & Care Guide

Common name: Parrotlet Latin name: Comprises several genera, namely Forpus, Nannopsittaca, and Touit Length: 8-14 cm (3-5.5 inches) Weight: 18-28 g (0.6-1 oz) Life Span: 10 – 20 years Origin: Middle and South America Noise Level: Moderate pleasant little chirps Parrotlet – Food, Toys, Cages & Accessories suitable for Parrotlets. INTELLIGENCE In spite of their size, these little birds

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Quaker Parrot (Monk Parakeet) – Profile & Care Guide

Quaker Parrot

Common name: Quaker Parrot (Monk Parakeet) Latin name: Myiopsitta monachus Length: 29 cm (11.3 in) Weight: 127-140g (4.4-4.9 oz) Life Span: 25 years Origin: Subtropical areas of South America Noise Level: Loudly chatters while feeding, variety of shrill screeches, squawks and chatter Food, Toys, Cages & Accessories suitable for Quaker’s INTELLIGENCE Highly intelligent and social birds. As pets, Quakers are capable of

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