Busy, busy, busy. We are all so busy. I heard someone say on the morning news that this country is suffering from an epidemic of exhaustion. I am not surprised at all. Funny thing how bird owners struggle with juggling paying the bills, taking care of their families and homes, and trying to be a good flock member to their bird. These days, none of us seems to have enough time. Read more here.
5 Phrases To Teach Your Bird
Spice up your bird's repertoire.
10 TV Shows Your Bird Will Love
Grab the remote (but hide it from your bird) and put on these shows for your flock.
The director of the zoo's foundation discusses its role in parrot conservation.
Sleep Product Chart
Find products to help your bird catch some Zzzs in tents and huts or under covers.
In the wild, these little lovebirds strive to thrive in their small habitat.
BY MIKE PERRIN
Who Can? Toucan
These birds with their beautiful beaks make great pets if you take the right steps.
BY OMAR GONZALEZ
Interview With Dr. Pepperberg
Alex's legacy lives on in his parrot colleagues, Griff and Arthur.
BY CHRIS DAVIS
Enrichment Made Easy: Part 3, Visual
Find ways to give your bird a view to a thrill.
BY ROBIN SHEWOKIS
They're No. 1 for No. 2
BY SUSAN CHAMBERLAIN
Products for you and your bird.
Subject: Uninvited Guests
BY PATRICIA SUND
Be healthy for your bird and yourself.
BY CHRIS DAVIS
Ways To Drive Your Avian Vet Crazy, Part 1
Take care of the avian vet who takes care of your bird.
BY LIZ WILSON, CVT, CPBC
Bird Eye Problems
Learn about the common eye problems for birds.
BY MARGARET A. WISSMAN, DVM, DABVP — AVIAN PRACTICE
Help A Feather Picker
Get to the source of this difficult issue to find the right treatment.
BY DIANE GRINDOL
Reward parrots for good behavior to avoid a spoiled-rotten pet bird.
BY SALLY BLANCHARD
Interview With Doug Taylor
Doug Taylor, a finch breeder, has been working with finches for more than three years.
BY KARL LIEBERMAN
The Senegal Dove
This popular Old World dove has been successfully bred in aviculture since 1861.
BY ROBERT ALISON, PHD
Avian News & Notes
Avian Breeders' Directory
Small Birds' Directory
Avian Services' Guide
Kids Talk Back
Watch The Birdie
On The Cover
BY GINA COILI & PAMELA HUNNICUTT/BOWTIE INC./COURTESY OMAR'S EXOTIC BIRDS