Applied behavioral analysis can help us bring out positive behavior and deter negative behavior.
BY SID PRICE
Think you know about birds and heatstroke? Take this quiz to find out!
A look at bathing behavior reveals surprising patterns and potential solutions for feather-damaging behavior.
BY SHANNON MURPHY
Get to know the smaller macaws.
BY GAIL J. WORTH
What you need to know about the charismatic & adaptable quaker parrot.
BY DANIEL SIGMON
Check out what fruits and vegetables are in season for you and your pet bird.
Pick up the August 2012 issue of BIRD TALK at your local retailer or by purchasing a PDF download here.
MEMO TO PARKER & PEPPER
Subject: Sweat Sock Avengers
BY PATRICIA SUND
Groom The Nails
Learn how to give your bird stress-free nail trims.
BY LIZ WILSON, CVT, CPBC
CAUSES & CURES
5 tips for healthy skin & feathers.
BY MARGARET A. WISSMAN, DVM
HEART TO HEART
Our birds are happier & healthier thanks to better grooming techniques.
BY CHRIS DAVIS
LARGER THAN LIFE
Caique On Board
Traveling around the country with a parrot is an adventure all on its own.
BY SALLY BLANCHARD
BIRDS ON THE BRAIN
9 Birds, One House
Flock dynamics can read like a soap opera.
BY SUSAN CHAMBERLAIN
Treats For Small Birds
Your small bird is sure to love one of these treats.
BY DIANE GRINDOL
Avian News & Notes
Avian Breeder Directory
Small Birds’ Directory
Avian Services’ Guide
Kids Talk Back
Watch The Birdie
ON THE COVER
Yellow-collared macaw/Courtesy Amy Baggs; Severe Macaw/Courtesy Omar's Exotic Birds by Gina Cioli/BowTie Studio