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Wild Bird Nesting Box Measurement Requirements

Wild Bird Nesting Box Measurement Requirements

Erecting nest boxes is a great way to attract birds to your garden. These boxes offer wild birds the opportunity to not only shelter, but to incubate their eggs and raise their chicks as well. Avoid painted or stained wood however, as the fumes from painted nest boxes are toxic to birds and the wood......[Read More]
Plovercrest

Plovercrest

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Finches Aviary: An Excellent Opportunity to Recreate Their Environment

Finches Aviary: An Excellent Opportunity to Recreate Their Environment

Learn how to create the best possible conditions in your finches' aviary. Although larger aviaries are not always suitable for many enthusiasts due to lack of room, there is always possibility for little and beautifully constructed home aviary. There are indoor and outdoor aviaries, and the lat......[Read More]
Difference Between an Emu and an Ostrich

Difference Between an Emu and an Ostrich

The emu and the ostrich are both large, flightless birds. Though they have many similarities, the birds possess several key differences that make them easy to distinguish from one another.......[Read More]
What Kinds of Stands For Birds Are Available?

What Kinds of Stands For Birds Are Available?

Keeping birds as pets has been a long time hobby for most people. Ever since keeping birds has started, people have come up with many ways to keep the birds in humanely as possible so they would look good.......[Read More]
What To Do If Your Parrot Has Picked Up The Wrong Words

What To Do If Your Parrot Has Picked Up The Wrong Words

Cursing parrots are not something to show off, which is why it is highly important to watch your language in the presence of your bird. But if he had already picked up the words that he should not, you may still be able to make him "behave" when having guests.......[Read More]
How to Build an Outdoor Bird Aviary

How to Build an Outdoor Bird Aviary

Keeping birds as pets, especially indoors, can be a messy affair. Issues of cleanliness result from molting and the need for waste removal. Daily upkeep is necessary to keep food and water containers, perches and the cage itself clean. A solution is to build your own outdoor aviary.
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How to Attract Wild Birds With Seed

How to Attract Wild Birds With Seed

One of the most sure ways of consistently attracting birds to your garden feeders is to put food out for them regularly, making sure the feeders are never empty. In winter this is particularly important due to harsher climactic conditions that make finding a reliable supply of food much more difficu......[Read More]
Buying A Cage For Your Bird

Buying A Cage For Your Bird

There are literally thousands of types of cages you could buy for your new bird.If you're a new bird parent this very important purchase can be confusing and frustrating.Some stores advertise all-in-one kits for parakeets and cockatiels..but is this really the best thing for your bird?......[Read More]
My Hummingbirds

My Hummingbirds

There are very few people in the world who do not like to watch different kinds of birds. Birds are one of the most beautiful creatures present in the nature.......[Read More]
Choosing A Bird Cage - Size Does Matter

Choosing A Bird Cage - Size Does Matter

Having a pet bird certainly provides a great deal of enjoyment in our daily lives. Along with having a pet bird comes the need in having a good quality bird cage. Here are some tips in knowing how to choose the right bird cage for your pet.......[Read More]
Kinds of Quail

Kinds of Quail

Quails are a small, often ornamental bird which are part of the pheasant family. There are many species and subspecies of quail around the world. More than 100 wild species can be found in Asia and North America. Quails can be hunted, kept for eggs, kept as pets or simply viewed outside.......[Read More]
Crimson Sunbird

Crimson Sunbird

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How to Design a Bird-Friendly Flower Bed

How to Design a Bird-Friendly Flower Bed

Tips for creating a bird-friendly flowerbed, including how to build a new bed, what ground cover to use, weed control and plant choices.......[Read More]
How to Build a Red Headed Woodpecker Feeder

How to Build a Red Headed Woodpecker Feeder

Red headed woodpeckers are one of about 20 species of woodpeckers in the United States. Though many woodpeckers will feed on just about any type of commercial bird food, their favorite by far is suet, which is raw beef or mutton fat. While this sounds disgusting, placing some in a homemade feeder in......[Read More]
How to Grow Cornish Game Birds

How to Grow Cornish Game Birds

The U.S. Department of Agriculture defines a Cornish game hen (or Cornish rock hen) as an immature Cornish chicken -- possibly interbred with another strain of chicken. It is usually five to six weeks old, and is harvested at a ready-to-cook weight of 2 lbs. or less. The creation of the plump Corni......[Read More]
How to Clean Wild Ducks

How to Clean Wild Ducks

Many hunters love to shoot ducks but aren't sure of the best way to clean and prepare the meat. Wild duck does take special care in cleaning and cooking to make the game meat palatable. Although some hunters like to use up virtually every part of the bird, most find only the breast palatable. Rememb......[Read More]
What to Feed Hummingbirds

What to Feed Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds eat more than just flower nectar, and if you know what to feed hummingbirds, you can provide these birds a healthy, balanced diet in your backyard. Includes what not to feed hummingbirds.......[Read More]
Quail Embryo Development

Quail Embryo Development

Quail are small, social birds popular in both commercial and home farm environments. They are also popular as pets, and are often kept in the barnyard as entertainment, rather than for food. Quail eggs are used in the same way as chicken eggs, but also serve the natural function of furthering the br......[Read More]
A Photographic Guide to the Birds of India

A Photographic Guide to the Birds of India

Review of "A Photographic Guide to the Birds of India" (2003), one of the most comprehensive field guides to birds of the Indian subcontinent, covering more than 650 species with color photos and useful identification information.......[Read More]