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Perches for Parrots

Parrots come almost at first place when it comes to pet birds. When given a choice of pet birds to have, many people prefer t have a parrot. Parrots are a favorite because of many reasons. They are intelligent and are easy to train. Another reason as to why people prefer to have parrots is because they have a high life span, sometimes as much as fifty years. Because of this reason, parrots can be lifelong companions. When having a parrot for a pet, there are many […]

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Food for Parrots

When considering the right type of food for parrots you also need to be mindful of what they would generally consume out there in the wild. Finding a diet that best suits their natural diet is best and will help avoid health complications. The shopping list for food for parrots must contain a variety of items but in the case of vegetables and fruits it is essential that they are as fresh as possible. And this means they are likely to go bad much sooner and must […]

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Raising a Healthy Bird

1. If you want your bird to live a long life it is important to feed it in a nutritionally sound way. Birds often die too young because they are malnourished or they pick up a disease because they were not being fed correctly. 2. Birds who are part of the parrot family should be fed a variety of foods. Seeds are used by most as the only part of the bird’s diet and this is a mistake. Seeds have too much fat, not enough protein and […]

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