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What Do Toucans Eat? ( I was shocked at some foods )

Toucans are exotically colored birds, each with an enormous, striking beak. Though they may look fearsome, these beaks are mainly used to forage fruit from the treetops. They also frequently eat insects, and may sometimes eat small rodents, lizards, amphibians, birds, and even fish. Their diet is a bit different as pets, however! A Little […]

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7 Awesome Toys for Macaws

Magnificent creatures like Macaws need the very best conditions and care to reach their full potential. A big part of maintaining their wellbeing and keeping them active and content is the provision of toys that provide them with sufficient occupation and challenge.  As an owner, you need to provide your parrot with enrichment of their […]

Cinnamon Pearl Cockatiels

Cinnamon Pearl Cockatiels ( Beginners Guide )

The Cinnamon Pearl Cockatiel is named for its gorgeous and unique patterning and color. While Cockatiels were being bred as pets, a mutation that occurred, preventing their genes from creating gray or black. Instead, they are a lovely cinnamon-gray color! Cinnamon Cockatiels are affectionate, friendly, and sweet. They can make great pets for any bird-lover […]

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7 Best Parakeet Toys ( 2021 Picks )

Parakeets or budgerigars are enchanting little birds, full of character and great company. To provide the very best environment for these colorful little creatures you need to provide suitable activities and entertainments that will fill their hours productively.  If you are not sure where to start in selecting suitable toys for your parakeet, were here […]

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Prevue XL Parrot Cage Review 2021

A market-leading parrot cage with superb craftsmanship and performance Parrot owners who want to invest in a high-quality cage for their Macaw or another large parrot can purchase the Prevue Pet Products Empire Bird Cage, by birdcage manufacturers Prevue Pet Products. This is one of the largest parrot cages on the market and designed to […]

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Can Cockatiels Sleep On Their Perch?

The most common questions new bird owners have are about the sleeping positions of cockatiels. It’s completely natural to question the peculiar sleeping positions of these little birds.  They seem to like their perches, but can cockatiels sleep on their perch? Yes! In fact, many cockatiels prefer to sleep on a perch because their instincts […]

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How Much Does An African Grey Parrot Cost?

Unrivaled intelligence, unparalleled humility, and incredible emotional quotient, – these are only but a few of the top qualities that make the African Grey Parrot different from other parrots.  There are two species, the Congo African and the Timneh. The most significant difference between the two is that the Congo is larger. Also, the Congo […]

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Black Palm Cockatoo Price – Why Are They So Expensive?

Black palm cockatoos are regal black or grayish majestic-looking birds. Their natural sounding voices make them perfect companions.  While getting a black palm cockatoo might be an exciting prospect, their price will make you think twice. But why are they so expensive? Let’s find out.  Black Palm Cockatoo Price The price of a black palm […]

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African Grey Parrot Lifespan

The African Grey Parrot can live for up to 50 years in the wild, and 80 in captivity Imagine a creature referred to as the Einstein of the bird’s world. Albert Einstein, a revered physicist, probably had no great (or zero) interest in ornithology.  But the African Grey Parrot is so intelligent that it is […]

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Do Parakeets Urinate? (Ultimate Parakeet Excretion Guide)

Parakeets do not urinate in the way we do but they definitely produce urinary waste as they have a pair of kidneys in place. The main waste produced is uric acid which is excreted out along with feces through a common opening. As a result, a semi-liquid white material along with a darker material is […]

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How do parrots mate? ( Mating behaviors & Body Language )

Parrots are animals. Like all animals, they have needs biological, physical and sometimes reproductive. There are several factors that lead to a parrot becoming attracted to a mate, including plumage and personality. When parrots mate, it is slightly different to most animals of their kind. Male parrots will deposit ejaculate into their mate by an […]

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Top 7 Most Expensive Pet Birds ( Which do you want?)

Our round-up of the world’s top-flight pets! Have you ever wondered what kinds of pet birds are kept by the rich and famous? The acquisition of rare, unusual, or ornamental birds is the preserve of the world’s wealthiest, with many of these beautiful creatures housed in palaces, estates, and mansions across the globe. Procuring expensive […]

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Can a Parakeet Die of Stress? Causes, Symptoms, and Remedies

As a parakeet owner, one of the heartbreaking things to endure in this beautiful journey is your beloved pet’s sudden, overnight death. Now that may seem very farfetched, and you may wonder why would that ever happen to your bird. Still, unfortunately, that’s not too uncommon. Parakeets are vulnerable to stress which can be life-threatening […]

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Do parrots ever come back if they fly away ( How to retrieve them )

The worst thing that could happen to any parrot owner is having their pet flyway. Considering the nightmare, this can become, we must always make sure this doesn’t happen. But If you’re reading this I imagine, it happened to you. So, let me just say how sorry I am; I’ll do my best to assist […]

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Do parrots like music | Relaxing or Annoying for them?

Parrots are one of the most lovely animals you can find. I’m sure their happiness and playfulness makes you wonder if they love music. Well, let me tell you about it. Do parrots like music? Parrots are happy creatures that love to play, sing, dance, and listen to music, so yes parrots like music, you […]

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Budgie Temperature Range | Indoor & Outside Temperatures

Something that many fishkeepers and dog owners are constantly aware of is the temperatures of the pet’s environment. It’s well documented that certain fish need certain temperatures and that dogs can be prone to overheating (hence leaving the window down in cars).  One thing that many pet owners take for granted, however, is the ideal […]

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How Long Do Parakeets Live as Pets? Age Calculator | Aging Signs

First recorded in 1805, parakeets are some of the most popular pet birds in the world today, owing to their miniature size, low maintenance needs, and impeccable mimicry prowess. Did you know, parakeets aren’t one just specific breed? There are around 115 different species of these slender birds with tapering tails. With such a wide […]

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Do Parakeets Recognize Their Owners (Voice and Looks)

Birds can either be socially or sexually monogamous. Socially monogamous birds will choose a mate to raise their young together. They will, however, mate with other birds, so their relationships are not as long-lived as that of the sexually monogamous birds. Social monogamy means that birds like parakeets will mate with a partner for a […]

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How Long Can Parakeets Be Left Alone?

Most people with pets can often experience a range of issues when leaving them alone for an extended period of time. Separation anxiety, boredom, destructive behavior and even feeding and water incidents are common when pets are left alone for varying periods of time.  Parakeets are social, intelligent and interactive birds and require plenty of […]

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Are Birds Allowed in Apartments? Rules & Regulations

When it comes to an apartment’s pet policy, you will often find that there is no conformity from apartment to apartment and all pet policies will vary depending on the landlord/letting agent and the actual pet breed.  Therefore, when asking the question of whether birds are allowed in apartments our recommendation would be to always […]

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Can Budgies Die of Loneliness? Do single budgies die sooner!

Have you heard of Charlie the world’s oldest budgerigar? Charlie from England was born in April 1948 and died in June 1977. He was 29 years old. His species produces some of the most lovable pets in the world. The budgerigar (Melopsittacus undulatus) is from the parakeet family and is oftentimes referred to as such […]

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Can Parrots Eat Chocolate?

Chocolate from the cacao tree is without a doubt the world’s irresistible treat. Everyone loves chocolate confectioneries, bars, and desserts. The ancient Aztecs and Mayans adored chocolate’s blissful flavor, long before the modern day’s invention of the chocolate bar. The cacao tree is native to the lush tropical rainforests of South America, where priests, royalty, […]

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Are Parakeets Loud? Parrakeet Sounds and Meanings

Having a pet bird can be one of the most enjoyable experiences in anybody’s life, even more so if it’s a pet parakeet. No wonder parakeets are the most sought-after parrot species in the world today. They are stunning to look at, social, friendly, and innately curious.  But, first things first—Are Parakeets Loud? Yes, like […]

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Do Parakeets Recognize Their Names?

A name is a critical connection tool amongst social species. We even name our pets. Your parakeet, for instance, might be a Meryl Cheep. However, can Meryl recognize her name? Can Meryl learn her name and that of other parakeets? Can two budgies communicate to each other and is it by name even if it […]

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Do Parakeets Make a Lot of Noise at Night?

Parakeets are one of the world’s instantly recognizable bird kinds. They are loved for their stunning appearance, cheery nature, and endless curiosity. But being quiet and flaccid isn’t really a parakeet’s cup of tea.  So, Do Parakeets Make A Lot of Noise at Night?  Not really.  Parakeets are diurnal creatures, which means they’re active during […]

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Dome Birdcage | Geo Birdcage Review From Omlet

There is no denying that when you think of bird cages you automatically picture a standard wire cage with no noticeable design or functional features to comment on.  In fact, bird cages are one of the most basic products in the pet market and if you are a fan of visual aesthetics, you’ve likely struggled […]