Getting Started with Your Pet Bird

Learn about adoption and breeds, what supplies you will need before you bring your bird home, what living with birds is like and more.

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What to Know About Parrots With Your Kids
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Your Dog Can Be Your Pet Bird's Best Friend
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How to Translate Your Bird's Age Into Human Years
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Take That Vacation, Your Parrots and Birds Will Get a Fun Vacation Too
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Why Do Birds Pluck Their Feathers?
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Should You Mist Your Pet Bird?
Pet bird in a bird cage
The Lifespan of Pet Birds
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How Much Does It Cost to Buy & Care for a Pet Bird?
Budgerigar and cat face to face through birdcage
Why Birds Make Better Pets than Cats AND Dogs
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10 Things to Know Before Adopting a Pet Bird
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How to Choose a Good Bird Breeder
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Can You Keep a Wild Bird as a Pet?
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Things to Consider Before Shipping Your Pet Bird
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14 Signs to Look for When Buying a Baby Bird
Blue Budgerigar
Reasons to Consider a Pet Bird
Budgerigar
5 Things to Consider Before Buying a Bird
African gray parrot (Psitticus sp.)
How to Find a Pet Bird That Talks
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5 Things to Consider About Kids and Pet Birds
Australian Finch (Taeniopygia guttata)
5 Things to Do if You Can't Keep Your Bird
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How to Introduce a New Bird to Your Parrot
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Bird on the Loose: Acting Fast and Best Chances for Retrieval
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What to Do if You Found a Pet Bird
A sad looking Indian Parrot
How to Help If Your Pet Bird Is Stressed
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Pros and Cons of Clipping a Bird's Wings
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11 Things Only Bird Owners Understand
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What Plants Are Safe for Pet Birds?
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An Easy Guide to Bathing Your Bird
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4 Ways to Cope With the Loss of Your Pet Bird
Low Angle View Of Budgerigar In Cage
How to Care for Pet Birds in Cold Weather
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Does Your Bird Need a Beak Trim?
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How to Keep Parrots and Other Birds from Getting Bored
Cropped Image Of Woman Stroking African Grey Parrot
5 Easy Ways to Bond With Your Pet Bird
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Learn 4 Tips for Trimming Your Bird's Nails
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Top 5 Safety Tips for Handling Parrots
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5 Simple Bird Toys You Can Make at Home
Veterinarian examining a young Ara parrot
5 Clues Your Bird May Need to Go to the Vet
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5 Reasons to Keep Your Bird Inside
Funny budgerigar. Cute green budgie parrot sits on a finger and looking at the camera.
Here's How to Hold Your Pet Bird Safely
Night Frights in Pet Birds
What's Causing All The Commotion?
Parrot staring out the window
Exotic Birds and Proper Humidity Levels

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