Parakeets come in many colors.perruche image by CB94 from Fotolia.comParakeets are small birds from the Psittacidae or Conure families, according to Animal World. They are small parrots that range from six to 18 inches and come in a rainbow of hues. They are fairly intelligent and like to...
All types of poultry need a place to roost. Even free-range birds needs a place where they feel safe. Poultry cages can provide that safe roost. Sometimes called a comfort cage, poultry cages come in all sizes and shapes and can fit into any poultry shed. Some chicken cages and larger poultry cages
It is important to know how to remove pigeon droppings, so your personal items are not permanently damaged. Pigeon droppings can lead to health risks if not removed properly from your clothing or lawn furniture. Droppings can cause discoloration and render articles of clothing a useless addition to
Tips for how to attract birds with different types of shelter, including both natural shelters through bird-friendly landscaping as well as supplemental bird houses and other types of shelters for birds.
Incubating chicken eggs until baby chicks hatch can be done both at the commercial farm level and at private farms. Raising chicks from eggs allows the farmer to know exactly what type of food the chicks have gotten, the condition that the chicks were raised in and the fact that the chickens were tr
Rovio's hit game "Angry Birds" doesn't end once you've beaten all the levels. Within the game are 26 hidden golden eggs that will unlock new levels. Once you find the first 10, the rest should be easier to get. In some levels, the golden egg is in plain sight. In others, they are hidden in
If you have pet birds, you are doing the right thing by looking for a room air purifier that will keep the air as fresh and clean as possible. Studies have shown that birds whose air passages are kept clear have fewer infections which more often than not increase their life spans. Here are 5 feature
Raising chickens can be a fulfilling pastime or a way to acquire cheap eggs and edible chicken meat. Even if you don't have a brooding hen, you can still raise chicks from fertilized eggs with home incubation. The incubation process can be tricky and several precautions must be taken to ensure a saf
The palm cockatoo, also called the black palm cockatoo, is a large, stately parrot with dusky black plumage and a dramatic crest that spikes from its head like a Mohawk haircut. Its cheeks are highlighted by featherless patches of crimson skin that lighten if the bird is stressed. Palm cockatoos are
Gregarious by nature, ducks can be called into range with the proper use of duck calls. While specialized duck calls are made to produce distinctive vocalizations, with practice a hunter can learn to successfully imitate most vocalizations in a duck's vocabulary with one, doubled-reed call. When lea
Parakeets, or budgies, are charming and friendly birds that are popular as pets. They are very social and should be kept in pairs if you will not have much time to play with your budgie. A single budgie will become very attached to you if you spend time with it daily. If you suddenly stop playing wi