General Care

General care topics for your avian pets to ensure a happy and healthy flock.

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Why Do Birds Fly Into Windows?

Have you ever been sitting at home, relaxing, and minding your own business, when the…

brown black rooster
Does Removing a Rooster’s Spurs Hurt?

If you’re like most chicken owners, you probably start thinking about rooster spurs the moment…

Clip Chicken Wings
When to Clip Chicken Wings and How to Do It

Decisions, decisions, decisions. When raising chicken, you’ll be confronted by many of them. Should you…

What to Do if You Find an Injured Bird

If you’ve ever encountered an injured bird, then you know how heartbreaking that sight can…

How-to-Get-a-Vet-Prescription-Online
How to Get a Vet Prescription Online

Veterinary medicine traditionally takes a more hands-on approach compared to human-based healthcare. For one thing,…

Caiques as Pets
Caiques as Pets: What You Need to Know

Caiques have quite a reputation in the bird world. These medium-sized parrots are balls of…

How to Attract Hummingbirds and What to Feed Them
How to Attract Hummingbirds and What to Feed Them

Hummingbirds are beautiful and fascinating little creatures. They are fearless, feisty, and surprisingly friendly. They…

Basic Care for Your Pet Duck
Raising Ducks: Basic Care for Your Pet Duck

Did you know that ducks can live up to 20 years? That’s right. It is…

African Grey Parrot – Breed Basics
African Grey Parrot – Breed Basics

Ah, the African Grey. The perfect embodiment of beauty and brains. The “Einsteins” of the…

Ivermectin for Birds
Ivermectin for Birds – What Is Ivermectin Used For?

If you keep chicken, regularly worming them comes with the territory. However, for most bird…