What Fruit Can A Cockatiel Eat?
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What Fruit Can A Cockatiel Eat?

A cockatiel is a bird from the parrot family that comes from the Australian wetlands and various dry areas, but have migrated toward those lands that are closest to the water over the evolution of the bird. They are naturally ground eaters, and that plays a large role in the diet that is best for…

Cockatiels as Pets
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Cockatiels as Pets

Birds rank as one of the most popular pets favored by many animal lovers. Are you one of those who get captivated by these feathered beings as they cutely chirp and flap their wings? If you’re planning to adopt one, you’d probably get confused as to which breed of bird you would choose. This article…

Top 12 best parrot species
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Top 12 best parrot species

Did you know that a parrot has long been the most popular pet. A captain was often accompanied by a parrot on his shoulder. Still, the parrot is less popular today, probably because there is simply more choice in pets. There is of course also a lot of difference between the parrot species, and one is slightly better…

Sun Conure: breeding, food, info and more
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Sun Conure: breeding, food, info and more

The sun parakeet is a beautiful bird that is appreciated by many people. It is a curved bill and is closely related to parrots. They are very strong birds with a great need for gnawing and a desire for destruction. The sun conure, like the blue-crowned amazon , is native to South America. Appearance of the sun conure This bird…

Alexandrine parakeet, the big brother of the ringneck parakeet
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Alexandrine parakeet, the big brother of the ringneck parakeet

The large alexander parakeet has 5 subspecies: Psittacula eupatria eupatria Psittacula eupatria nipalinesis Psittacula eupatria magnirostris Psittacula eupatria avensis Psittacula eupatria siamensis. The Psittacula eupatria nipalinesis is the nominal form and is most common among growers. Although few of the subspecies will remain in captivity because they have been massively crossed, breeders usually choose the largest bird without knowing that…

Orange-fronted parakeet
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Orange-fronted parakeet

The petz parakeet or ivory aratinga is a fairly rare bird among (hobby) breeders Latin name : eupsittula canicularis Appearance of the petz parakeet Size:24 cm (9.4 in) Weight:70-75g (2.4-2.6 oz) Subspecies: Below you will find the description of the adult subspecies. Although not many of these subspecies will remain in captivity. EC canicularis: Man and female are identical…

Cockatiel
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Cockatiel

The cockatiel is a nice and easy to keep bird, that’s why it’s probably so popular in our aviaries. Origin of the cockatiel The cockatiel, just like the budgerigar, comes from Australia. They are found there in small groups of 10-20 birds. They live in both densely wooded and savannah-like areas. It is striking that the cockatiels in southern Australia…

Budgerigar, a cosy parakeet
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Budgerigar, a cosy parakeet

The budgerigar is a lively, social bird. He is probably that is why for almost 200 years a favoured Aviary bird. It is a easy to keep bird and therefore very popular with novice bird enthusiasts. Origin of the budgerigar The budgerigar is coming from Australia where they are often in swarms of thousands around…