Birds

woman considering picking a pet dog during a meet and greet outside with a smiling white-and-brown dog
Picking a pet is a big decision — one that will bring you lots of joy but also responsibilities....Read More
Maxine the parrot eats some of her parrot food from a person's hand
Parrot diets should consist of a combination of a high-quality pellet and fresh foods. Contrary to popular belief, most parrots should not be fed seed mixes....Read More
green pet bird taking a bath
If you have pet birds, baths and proper humidity levels are key components to keeping them healthy....Read More
side-angle view of a green parrot who was available for adoption
Parrots are intelligent, sensitive, curious animals, and consequently bird care can be much more challenging than some people anticipate....Read More
gray bird standing in a beam of light
Light for birds is important to their health and well-being, and there are several factors to consider....Read More
pet African gray parrot with a colorful, wooden safe bird toy
Birds are active, playful, and curious....Read More
Injured bird who has been receiving care from a licensed wildlife rehabilitator
If you've found an injured bird in your yard or while out and about, quick action can mean the difference between life and death....Read More
Parrot who lives in a bird-proofed home
As caregivers of our pet birds, we want to keep them as safe as possible....Read More
Baby western king birds who were rescued and rehabilitated
If you've found a baby bird on the ground, you’ll need to know two things to determine whether the bird needs help: whether the bird is injured and whether the bird is a ne...Read More
a macaw parrot with his wings spread out
Is clipping a bird's wings — i.e., trimming the flight feathers to minimize (but not completely take away) the bird's ability to fly — a good idea?...Read More