How To Choose Your Parakeet

Pets are a lot of fun and they are good at stealing your heart. In a fairly short period of time they become your family. Parakeets are one of those pets many people do not even think about yet they make a marvelous companion. A parakeet will live up to fifteen years and they are not difficult to care for. You can tell how old a parakeet is by black bars located on their forehead. A parakeet under four months old will have bars that go all the way down to just above their beak. If there are no bars the bird is older than four months of age.

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Birds of Texas

The Many Wonderful Birds in Texas

The birds of Texas are made up of many different species. All of these are fascinating in some way. Some examples of these birds are the black-bellied whistling-duck, plain chachalaca, and the Montezuma quail. These different species make up the wonderful world of birds that Texas has to offer. Continue reading “Birds of Texas”

Great Expectations: What Happens when you Take your Pet Bird to the Vet

Whenever your animal is sick, no matter what kind of animal you have, and you have to go to the vet, there are going to be lots of things that you are going to want to keep in mind. Of course, you are going to be taking your pet to the vet even when they aren’t sick, because in order to have a healthy pet you need to be getting it a check up, just like you would a person. So, no matter what your reason is for taking your pet bird to vet, there are some things that you should keep in mind to make sure that it goes the way you’d like it to go. Continue reading “Great Expectations: What Happens when you Take your Pet Bird to the Vet”

Trimming your Pet Bird’s Wings

There are a lot of things that you need to know about your pet before you become a pet owner. This is true no matter what kind of animal you have, and no matter what kind of situation you find yourself in what it comes to that animal. No matter if you have a dog, cat, or a bird, you have to do research before you make that animal a part of your life, and you have to be sure that you can do all of the proper things for that animal before you find yourself in a situation where you have to take care of an animal. If you can’t take care of an animal properly you shouldn’t have it, because it is not fair to that animal. Continue reading “Trimming your Pet Bird’s Wings”