Articles about parrot
Here are the top 3 Christmas books with a pirate twist. Pirates of all ages will delight in Gingerbread Pirates, A Pirate's Night Before Christmas and A Pirate's Twelve Days of Christmas. These books are sure to become a holiday tradition. Be Forewarned: it is hard to stop talking pirate after reading these books!
Many children are confused when they are asked about stranger danger. Parents need to teach personal safety to their children in order to have safe kids. Using the right books and stories makes it easier to tell your children about stranger danger.
Rosellas are parrots. Australia can lay claim to one sixth of the world's species of parrots. Rosellas belong to the genus Platycercus meaning 'flat- or broad-tailed'. Rosellas are found in all Australian states and are generally found along the coastal mountains and plains. Rosellas are attractive aviary birds but cannot usually be kept with other birds. One pair per aviary works best.
Alternative name: Mata Atl5ntica Area of Atlantic Forest 46,950 sq ml (121,600 sq km) Elevation of Atlantic Forest: 6,600 ft (2,000 m) When Charles Darwin disembarked at Rio de Janeiro on his epic round-the-world journey on HMS Beagle, he was greeted with his first experience of tropical rainforest. The...
As owners, it is our responsibility to keep our pets safe. Cage and aviary birds are totally dependent on their owners for their well-being. Many problems can be avoided by using common-sense when dealing with birds. Hygiene and safety are paramount to keeping birds in a healthy state.
In Eastern Turkey, near the border with Iran and Armenia, the clouds are pierced by a snow-topped mountain which soars 17,000 feet into the sky. Agri Dagi traditionally known as the Biblical Mount Ararat, rises suddenly from a dusty, rugged plain which emphasizes the mountain's elegant pyramidal form. Crowning this giant is the zone of perpetual snow "a cap of dazzling silver" which was, according to the Bible, the resting place of Noah's ark.
Learning how to keep our beautiful birds safe from our cats. Even birds in avaries are not safe from cats.
I had just just turned fourteen, and had started high school. It was just another day, and I was waiting for my mom to pick me up from school as usual. However, this time she was smiling a lot more. "What's up?", I asked "Nelson Mandela was released today!"....
The budgerigar is a popular cage bird. It is relatively hardy and good husbandry will ensure health problems are kept to a minimum. It is not as noisy as some of the bigger cage birds. It is quite easy to breed a few pet budgies. If you want to exhibit budgerigars you need to start with good stock.
The pink and grey galah (Eolophus roseicapilla) is common and widespread in Australia. It is also known as the Rose-breasted cockatoo and Roseate cockatoo. There are three subspecies. This species has benefited from, and adapted well to European settlement and in some agricultural areas the birds are regarded as pests. The pink and grey galah is now found in quite large numbers in suburban areas.
Last years Travel Photographer of the Year Exhibition has provided a whole host of stunningly memorable pictures taken in the last 12 months. The Exhibition, which took place in May of this year has now been running since 2003 in celebration of culture, photography and travel. The standard of competition is incredibly high with both amateur and proffesional photographers from around the globe entering.
Having a garden that attracts native birds is a win-win situation. It stands to reason that local birds are attracted to plants that are common to the area.
There are many plants and animals today that are becoming endangered and their population is decreasing rapidly. Here is the top 10 endangered species in the world and the reason why they are rapidly disappearing. The Black Rhino : Located in the Eastern and Southern...
Going to New Zealand or just curious about what's different in New Zealand from America? Here are five things to give you a taste of what is unique in New Zealand.