bird

A bird's eye view of a life in flight.

Katy Random7 days ago
I Have a Cockatiel
I have a cockatiel and her name is Barbie. This is our story so far. When I first started looking for a bird, I was really excited and I wanted a big bird. Like a really really big bird! So I talked t...
Lexie Chanelle3 months ago
What You Aren’t Told Prior to Owning a Bird
I remember being so excited buying my first bird. He was a month old green cheek conure and I named him Luthor. I was ecstatic and overwhelmed and completely in love with this little guy the moment I ...
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Kristine ellis3 months ago
Raising Miniature Ducks
Call ducks (miniature ducks) were bred in the 19th century in Great Britain from Dutch lines of decoy ducks. They were bred to be super small so that they could lure wild ducks into traps and be able ...
Izzy Gibson3 months ago
Why Owls Don't Make Good Pets
We are all fascinated by owls. Perhaps it is their huge forward facing eyes and 'cute and cuddly' appearance, the things that in fact make them fierce hunters, or perhaps it is down to the multiple st...
Renee Garcia3 months ago
Cockatiels
There are hundreds of beautiful parrots out there that can make amazing companions. However, not all parrots are good beginner birds. One of the best beginner parrots is the Cockatiel. Get ready for t...
3 months ago
On Being Friends with Your Food
J is one of my closest friends. He was rescued at six weeks old from a man attempting to kill this innocent ball of fluff, eyes still baby blue. I constantly ask myself how anyone could be so cruel. H...
Emily Hean3 months ago
My Journey With Noah
My family purchased our 4-month old African Grey on June 18, 2017. He had little black eyes, a short red tail, and the tiniest of chirps. Noah cuddled in my lap the entire car ride home, and I was imm...
Catherine Watson4 months ago
What the Cluck You Talking About?
Pets, pets, pets. We love them from the tops of their pointy ears all the way down to the tips of their swishy tails. Dogs, cats, and hamsters being the most typical—perhaps a snake, hedgehog, or parr...
Lexie Chanelle4 months ago
You Want to Own a Bird?
I remember when I first thought of buying my bird. I looked into everything: every type of bird and what to expect. I looked into everything that was ideal for my lifestyle and the needs and necessiti...
Heather Cat6 months ago
The Emotions of Birds
Small birds are surprisingly emotional. It is common knowledge that dogs and cats have various emotions, but what about the birds? I am a new bird-mom to two male cockatiels. I had no idea that they w...
Shanna Dewey9 months ago
A New Chicken Farmer
"Chickens? Really? I have bird dogs!" That was the first thing my hubby said to me when I asked about getting chickens when I moved into his 3 acres about 7 years ago. Fast forward to this year! While...
Rose Rushbrooke10 months ago
You Want Hummingbirds? Grow Scarlet Runner Beans
"Do you want these hummingbird feeders?" asks my brother-in-law's husband Brad. Darn—they've done it again. I was going to buy one for my husband's birthday, in fact, I'd already bought it online. The...
John Ford10 months ago
Budgerigar
Budgerigars, also commonly known as budgies, are among one of the most popular, well-known and most homed parrots in the world. It might come to a shock to some of you that something so small is a con...
M Finnigan 10 months ago
Why Not Get a Bird
My favorite podcast is playing as I clean my room, a comedy podcast that distracts me from the endless mess I’m trying to work my way through. Above me, a cockatiel is happily chirping and tossing emp...
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Clare Scanlana year ago
Bird's Nests
Birds build nests to lay their eggs in, to protect their young from predators and to keep themselves warm in winter. There are many different types of bird nests which are categorised by their type or...
This is My House
I was raised around dogs all of my life, so I understand that connection between an owner and their four-legged furry baby. But what if yours had feathers? I ventured into these uncharted waters rough...
H.L. Dowlessa year ago
How the Cat Charms Birds
Once there was a bright red bird, who spoke his mind with big loud words, while he sat on a springy hickory limb. Well, one day when he was sitting, thinking, a sly black Tom cat eased up slowly, slin...
Marlene Affelda year ago
Giant Birds of the Jungle
Highly entertaining and more interactive with owners and others than any other pet, a macaw requires a major commitment of time and energy; they can live for over a 100 years. Sadly, these regal birds...