Pet Care Corner: Is a Pet Bird Right for You?

You’ve really been wanting to adopt a pet bird, but you’re not quite sure about the ins-and-outs of taking care of one. For one, you know they require quite a bit of attention, and one of your friends even informed you that her pet bird is extremely messy.

So, the question is, “is adopting a pet bird right for you and your lifestyle?” To answer this question, make sure to keep in mind the 10 valuable pieces of information below.

Adopting a Pet Bird

Each year in the US, there are literally thousands of birds that get abandoned by their owners. Fortunately, though, many people choose to take them in by adopting them. If you happen to be looking for a bird to adopt, there are several things you should know, as well as many factors that you need to take into consideration.

Another Day at the Zoo: Sun Conures as Pets

We had Wilbur, a Sun Conure, join us in the office yesterday. This gorgeous little guy was put to work playing with toys, eating food, and nibbling on treats. He was extremely personable, and he loved having so much attention lavished on him from different people in the office. During Wilbur’s time with us, he was held, snuggled, petted, and kissed quite often! Not too bad for a couple hours getting photographed!

Top 10 Talking Pet Birds

If you are looking for a pet bird that has the ability to talk, check out this top ten list of talking birds! You can find out which birds talk quietly, which ones tend to scream, which birds mimic, or which ones can hold a “conversation” with you. Researching before you bring a a talking bird into your home will be well worth your time, as birds have a long life span. Once you choose your pet bird, plan to have him around for while!

10 Tips for Traveling with Pet Birds

Traveling with birds can be a pleasant experience, if you are prepared with proper pet bird supplies. While it may seem like most pet travel supplies are geared towards dogs, you can find great pet bird travel supplies, or else use something that is made for many different types of pets.

Here are some tips for a successful trip with your pet bird:

Your Bird Benefits from Playing with Toys, Too

Pet Birds Benefit from Bird ToysToday’s bird toys are designed to serve several important functions for you and your bird. The myriad of colors, shapes and sounds can keep many birds entertained for hours. This helps relieve boredom when you are not available to interact with your bird.