Pets Birds : Pets & Animal
Although there are about 17 known species of mockingbirds in the world, the only one commonly found in northern America is the northern mockingbird. Mockingbirds are so called for their distinct ability to mimic and mock the songs of other birds. Male mockingbirds sing the loudest with unmated males
Ever wondered what it would be like to own a pet Dove? These beautiful and peacefully symbolic birds have been beloved companions to people around the world for hundreds of years. If you're interested in learning more about Doves and what it takes to be a goof Dove owner, then read on for this
If the African Gray Parrot is number one in popularity the Yellow Headed Amazon Parrot is a close second. One of the breed characteristics is the distinctive feather pattern of the parrot. It has a bright yellow head with a striking green body and wing feather coloration. They have a small patch of
Learn which natural foods birds like most, including how to add them to your yard for a feeder-free bird buffet.
Cockatiels are one of the most popular exotic birds to keep as pets. The Australian species is medium-size and very social. Some birds even show a facility for "talking," or mimicking human words. Owners who wish to have a bird with a small vocabulary are advised to purchase a young male between 3 a
As a bird-lover one of your main concerns is providing clean air. Portable filtration gives you the most control and this article is all about why that's true.
Parrots are intelligent and colorful birds that come in a variety of sizes. Due to their intelligence and ability to interact, many pet enthusiasts keep parrots in their homes. Parrots are generally found in warm-weather areas. Parrots make good companions due to their lifespan, although some are ca
Chickens have been a fixture of society for centuries. Valued for their meat, feathers and eggs, chickens can be found in nearly every country. Laying hens are especially important, since they produce the eggs that feed humans and other animals. Transferring laying hens long distances is not a diffi
Many wild bird species will flock to a suet bird feeder filled with this nutrient-rich food -- especially if the cakes of animal fat include treats like peanuts, dried fruit or sunflower seeds. Woodpeckers, wrens, chickadees, nuthatches, kinglets and cardinals will all visit a well-stocked suet bird
Seramas and Japanese Bantams are small breeds of chickens that can be bred to create a hybrid chicken that is very small in stature. The Serama breed originates in Malaysia while the Japanese Bantam comes from Japan. Chickens are typically bred for showing, consumption, egg production or to keep as