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What to Look Out for When Selecting Easy Chicken Coop Plans

What to Look Out for When Selecting Easy Chicken Coop Plans

Self sufficiency is one of the many reasons that people cite for beginning their chicken rearing adventure. If you already have chickens but you need a new coop or you fancy building your own, then easy DIY chicken coop plans can help you save money buy building rather than buying. Try to find a set......[Read More]
Precocial

Precocial

Defines the term "precocial."......[Read More]
African Grey Parrot Facts To Help Make Buying Decisions

African Grey Parrot Facts To Help Make Buying Decisions

There are a number or gray parrots around and it is this red tail that helps identify the African Grey parrots from amongst the other gray parrots worldwide. Also there are two varieties of African Grey parrot and potential parrot owners are best to find out all about these parrots if they are going......[Read More]
Directions for Building a Bird's Nest

Directions for Building a Bird's Nest

Making your own bird's nest is a fun and easy project that requires very few materials. Maybe you have a child who is interested in birds and wants to try building a nest of her own. Perhaps you want to give your house a rustic look by displaying a bird's nest on the mantle over the fireplace. You c......[Read More]
Bird Feeder Fruit & Seeds

Bird Feeder Fruit & Seeds

Backyard bird feeding is an easy and rewarding way to bring nature closer to you. In addition to creating an inviting environment for many species of songbirds, bird feeders provide migrating species with essential nutrition for their long journeys. Bird feeding ensures a lively population of birds ......[Read More]
Size Differences in Geese

Size Differences in Geese

Those who raise geese as pets and livestock are constantly working on new ways to classify their birds. There remain many kinds of geese, both on homesteads and in the wild, with animals ranging from duck-like in both appearance and size, to subspecies that are as heavy as some medium-sized dogs.......[Read More]
Different Types of Baby Birds

Different Types of Baby Birds

There are two major types of baby birds, or four different types of baby birds if you count categorizing them by life stage. Understanding these different types of baby birds can help you make the right decision on what to do if you find one in the wild.......[Read More]
The Importance of Lighting For Parrots

The Importance of Lighting For Parrots

It is very critical that you provide the necessary amount of lighting for parrots that are housed indoors to ensure they are healthy and happy. Just like humans, birds also depend on ultraviolet rays from the sun for the purpose of metabolic processes, especially vitamin D production. As indoor bird......[Read More]
Facts on the Bird Finch

Facts on the Bird Finch

Although there is some controversy over what defines the bird finch, a true finch is one of 138 species of the family Fringillidae. According to the University of Georgia's Discover Life website, fringillid finches can be found across most of the globe. These birds are a favorite of bird-watchers an......[Read More]
Green Violet-Ear

Green Violet-Ear

Green Violet-Ear......[Read More]
How to Set Eggs Under a Broody Hen

How to Set Eggs Under a Broody Hen

One hundred and fifty years ago there was only one way to raise chicks and that was by hatching and raising chicks using a broody hen. Chickens can still be raised today in this same time tested way.......[Read More]
How To Build A Gouldian Finch Outdoor Aviary

How To Build A Gouldian Finch Outdoor Aviary

Learn how to build an outdoor aviary that will keep your gouldian finches warm in the winter months. Find out what materials are required and why they must essentially be used to guarantee your success.......[Read More]
Kansas

Kansas

Photo gallery of all 50 state birds, including when and why each bird was officially adopted, what states share the same birds and information about seeing your state's bird.......[Read More]
Get Your Parrot a Pretty Cage

Get Your Parrot a Pretty Cage

Parrots make great pets as they are one of the most intelligent bird species known to man. These green feathered friends have been man's companion in fact and fiction from time immemorial.......[Read More]
How to Raise Peafowl for Profit

How to Raise Peafowl for Profit

Peafowl are one of the simplest birds to raise and offer several profit opportunities. Feathers can be sold for $1 to $20 each, fertilized eggs can be sold for $3 to $5 each and hatched peachicks can be sold for around $50. Mature peafowl can be sold for anywhere from $75 to $300 each. The costs ......[Read More]
How Can I Look After an Injured Pigeon?

How Can I Look After an Injured Pigeon?

Pigeons belong to the family Columbidae and both wild and domesticated members of the family are found throughout the United States. An injury to a pigeon will occur for several reasons, including being hit by a vehicle, flying into a window or an animal attack. The injured bird will be in shock, w......[Read More]
Crimson Wing Parrot - General Information

Crimson Wing Parrot - General Information

The Crimson Wing Parrot is a great parrot to have as a pet, but not many people do because of the space they need. Learn more about these great birds in this article.......[Read More]
Red-Bellied Woodpecker - Female

Red-Bellied Woodpecker - Female

Red-Bellied Woodpecker – Female......[Read More]
How to Identify Eggs for Birds Indigenous to the UK

How to Identify Eggs for Birds Indigenous to the UK

Indigenous birds of the United Kingdom are those that were natives of the country and continue to survive in the same environment despite its changes. They range from the large and beautiful swan to the small and delicate sparrow. Every bird lays eggs; in order to identify them, you will need to kno......[Read More]
Don't Scare Birds on Halloween - Use These Tips to Keep Birds Safe!

Don't Scare Birds on Halloween - Use These Tips to Keep Birds Safe!

Halloween can be a scary holiday for birds and may threaten them in many ways. Learn how to keep birds safe during the Halloween season!......[Read More]