A bird's eye view of a life in flight.
The Slow Burn of an Empty Nest
(originally published in the Medium publication Human Parts: This Is Us) “I don’t want them to go. Seriously. I love them to death. But once they are gone, won’t it be kind of nice to have fewer complications, fewer interruptions?”
Cooing a Song of Love
When I saw the photos of some of these pigeons in my mind I pictured all the pigeons I had fed in my life in all kinds of city parks. Usually, they were gray, some with colored feathers around the neck, some gray, and some white. Who knew there were any other kinds?
The World’s Largest Flying Parrot – the Hyacinth Macaw.
Hyacinth Macaw For Sale : Earlier this week we celebrated World Parrot Day! An vital date in my diary, which takes area every year on the 31st of May. A day to realize how awesome the ones groups of birds are and to reflect on the threats they face withinside the wild. There are over 4 hundred species of birds withinside the order “Psittaciformes” which includes six Parrot families. I concept this could be the best opportunity to dedicate this blog to my favored species of Parrot, the Hyacinth Macaw. Hyacinth Macaws are the maximum vital flying Parrot withinside the worldwide with a duration of 1m from the pinnacle of its tail to the top of its head. Only the Kakapo, a flightless species of Parrot, is heavier than the Hyacinth Macaw with the useful resource of the usage of genuinely over 1/2 of a kilo. These large Macaws have blue plumage with yellow patches on their face and black underwings.
What Are the Best Pigeon Proofing Solutions Recommended by Experts?
Bird proofing, and especially pigeon proofing, is a very important part for many home and business owners. But it is also a very big deal for a lot of city officials. That’s because they all need solutions that will keep the birds away from various spaces and buildings and also not stick out, ruining the whole aesthetic. So that’s why they have to find efficient and low-profile solutions.
Sweet Sounding Cuckoo Bird
The cuckoo or cuckoo is a bird of the 'Cuckoo family', whose scientific name is 'Eudainemys scolopekus'. The male cuckoo is black to blue, while the female is speckled like a pheasant. Only the male cuckoo sings. Its eyes are red and the wings are long at the back. Need parasitism is a special blessing of the birds of this family, that is, they do not make their nest. It drops the nest eggs of other birds especially crows and lays its eggs in it.
How My Sweetheart Spunky Chicken Survives Trouble ... 2 Ways
Believe it or not, the more you learn about how chickens maintain social order, the more surprises that can connect chickens to our society. In fact, this poor chicken has two lessons to teach about being spunky in times of trouble not to self aggrandize and stay defined and purposeful for survival.
MEET LECTRI- a fellow student and Electrical Engineering graduate!
This is Lectri, the Australian magpie, I rescued last winter. She was a very young, newly fledged bird, sitting still on a gate, unable to move or fly. I could not see any parents around and as she seemed clearly unwell and hungry, I did not want to wait and eliminate any chances of her survival.
A Very Old Parrot is a Treasure
On January 29, 2021, my 30-year-old Peach-fronted Conure Sheldon passed away resting against my heart. He was weeks away from reaching age 31 — extreme old age for this species.
The Reproduction Of Birds: Things To Consider
Have you found a little bird while you were walking and now you don't know what to do? Were you going to trim the hedge in the garden, but you hear chirping among the leaves? We explain everything you need to know about bird reproduction and when each bird hatches.
Bird Cages For Birds of All Sizes
On the off chance that you are considering getting yourself a pet bird, you should do some schoolwork first. Have you previously concluded which bird parrot cage assortment you will pick? Is it safe to say that you will have a huge or a little bird?
Birds are beautiful in the wild, and they're incredibly cute, but they are not good pets because they require so much care.
Cookie the Amazon Parrot Is Laughing At Me
My Yellow-crowned Amazon Cookie is around 50 years old. I’ve had him since 1993 when we bought him from a neighbor who had a wife with allergies — forcing the neighbor to relocate poor Cookie to life in the garage.