Whether you own a large parrot, or a small finch it is important to provide your pet a safe and adequate cage, a healthy diet, toys for enrichment and regular check-ups.
Our article index (right side menu) can help you navigate some important facts all bird owners should be aware of.
Bird Facts - covers basics about diet, husbandry, and enrichment.
Gram Stains - talks about the importance of microscopically assessing grams stains in determining the health status of your bird.
Enrichment for Birds - covers importance of enrichment, foraging, and how to offer a wholesome and varied diet.
Health Concerns for Birds - a generalized list of possible health concerns birds can face.
Understanding Psittacosis - a brief page explaining the importance of psittacosis testing and it's zoonotic potential.
Formulated Diets - article by our very own, Dr. Orosz. Goes over more specifics on avian nutrition.