Your E-mail:
Will your bird get a holiday gift this year?

Printer Friendly

Holiday Safety Quiz

Test your bird holiday safety knowledge with this quiz.

By The Editors

1) The Christmas tree is for:
a. My bird to perch in all throughout the Christmas season.
b. My bird to admire from across the room and to perhaps briefly perch near for a family photo.
c. My free-flighted parrot to land on instead of his regular playtree/playgym.
d. Keeping my bird quiet for this one month of the year … after all it’s right next to his cage and he’s scared by its looming presence.

2) Which of these traditional holiday items can your bird take part in?:
a. Kissing under the mistletoe and then allowing my bird to nibble on the mistletoe berries.
b. Sharing a cup of eggnog.
c. Enjoying the glow of peppermint-smelling candles.
d. Tearing open her eco-friendly wrapped presents.

3) Which of these winter traditions should your bird skip?:
a. Making snow angels outside with the family.
b. Singing Christmas Carols.
c. Cracking walnuts and chestnuts.
d. Making paper snowflake cutouts to hang around the house.

4) Which traditional holiday food item can your bird try?
a. The chocolate-chip cookies left out for Santa.
b. Rum-spiced apple cider.
c. The little chocolate-filled liqueur bottles you got as a present.
d. A small piece of the low-sodium, low-sugar, alcohol-free fruit cake your aunt brought over.

5) If you have overnight houseguests who are unfamiliar with pet birds, what should you do:
a.  Encourage them to reach into your bird’s cage to take it out.
b. Invite them to share whatever they are eating with your bird so your bird will like them.
c. Give them a rundown of what’s allowable in regard your bird, and ensure that they don’t offer food/items to your bird without your knowledge.
d. Keep your bird in its cage with a cover over it so no one notices that you have a bird.

Want to check your answers? Click here>>

 Give us your opinion on
Holiday Safety Quiz

Submit a Comment or
Join Club
Earn 1,000 points! What's this?
Reader Comments
Fun and informative!
Sunny, International
Posted: 12/19/2013 7:21:32 AM
good info
valerieq, glen oaks, NY
Posted: 12/17/2011 11:34:54 AM
Basic info
joan, franklkin square, NY
Posted: 12/17/2011 11:32:06 AM
stephanie, no smithfield, RI
Posted: 12/12/2011 5:07:04 PM
View Current Comments
Top Products
BirdChannel Home | Bird Breeders | Bird Species | Related Links | BirdChannel Editors and Contributors
                       | Birds USA |  
Disclaimer: The posts and threads recorded in our message boards do not reflect the opinions of nor are endorsed by I-5 Publishing, LLC nor any of its employees. We are not responsible for the content of these posts and threads.
Copyright ©  I-5 Publishing, LLC. All rights reserved.
Our Privacy Policy has changed. Your California Privacy Right/Privacy Policy
Advertise With Us  |  SiteMap  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Use  |  Community Guidelines | Bird eClub Terms
BirdChannel Newsletter Signup | Link to Us | About Us | More Great I-5 Sites
Gold Standard

*Content generated by our loyal visitors, which includes comments and club postings, is free of constraints from our editors’ red pens, and therefore not governed by I-5 Publishing, LLC’s Gold Standard Quality Content, but instead allowed to follow the free form expression necessary for quick, inspired and spontaneous communication.

Become a fan of BirdChannel on Facebook Follow BirdChannel on Twitter
Get social and connect with BirdChannel.

Hi my name's Echo RIP

Visit the Photo Gallery to
cast your vote!
Information on over 200 critter species