Birds are far more stranger, more wondrous, and at the same time more like us than we might have dared to imagine. This book about birds takes us through adventures with seven birds - wild, tame, exotic, and common - the author weaves new scientific insights and narrative to reveal seven kernels of bird wisdom. You will not want to put this book down as you read about the fascinating lives of hens, pigeons, crows, falcons, parrots, hummingbirds and even Australia's cassowaries. If you are a bird lover, or just an animal lover in general, you will love this book!
Among all parrot varieties, the African Grey ranks among the highest in intelligence and ability to repeat words and phrases. This easy to read and comprehensive book about African Grey Parrots discusses not only proper care but how to understand these parrot's nature and how to best work with them.
African Grey Parrots: A Complete Owner's Manual by Maggie Wright
The African Grey can acquire a larger vocabulary than most other parrot varieties--but with or without speech, it's a favorite companion among bird lovers. This book about African Grey Parrots covers detailed advice on nutritious feeding, caging, grooming, disease prevention, and much more.
The African Grey Parrot Handbook by Mattie Sue Athan
These medium-size parrots are known for their playful companionship and their talking ability. This booka bout Amazon Parrots covers everything a new pet owner needs to know about caring for Amazon parrots and keeping them as pets, including purchasing, feeding, health care, training, grooming, and all other aspects of responsible pet ownership.
Amazon Parrots: A Complete Owner's Manual by Gayle Soucek
This handsomely illustrated book about Cockatoos presents basic information about Cockatoos for new or soon-to-be owners. Topics covered include purchase, caging, equipment, general care and maintenance, health care, and much more.
Cockatoos: A Complete Owner's Manual: Werner Lantermann, Susanne Lantermann with Matthew M. Vriends
This handsomely illustrated book about Conures presents basic information about Conures for new or soon-to-be owners. Topics covered include purchase, caging, equipment, general care and maintenance, health care, and much more.
Native to Indonesia and New Guinea, these handsome birds require a particularly high fiber diet and special care. This book about Eclectus Parrots goes over everything about proper purchase, care, diet, housing, and more.
This handsomely illustrated book about Macaws presents basic information about Macaws for new or soon-to-be owners. Topics covered include purchase, caging, equipment, general care and maintenance, health care, and much more.
Macaws: A Complete Owner's Manual by Roger G. Sweeney
This book about Senegal Parrots offers valuable clues to the Senegal's sensitive temperament and other specialized needs, and information about the bird's behavior, dietary needs and appropriate indoor environment.
Guide to the Senegal Parrot by Mattie Sue Athan and Dianalee Deter
This book about Lories presents sensible, easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for the beautiful parrots known collectively as lories. It concentrates on providing readers with the information they need and want -all given in an interesting and easy-to-read style. Topics include: the Lory controversy; choosing the bird; caring; feeding; breeding; diseases and veterinary care.
Conures, which belong to the parrot family, come in several species, and are available in many sizes and colors. This book about Conures advises on selecting, feeding, caging, health care, and understanding the Conure's body and vocal language.
This book about parrotlets gives you the information you need to raise a healthy and contented Parrotlet. It discusses important facts and gives advice and fascinating insight that tell you all you need to know about the purchase, housing, nutrition, and health care of these great birds.
This is the book about Loreis that answers many of the questions you have about lories. Topics include diet, housing, behavior, diseases, conservation, lighting, cleaning, emergencies and a species overview.
The Lory Owner's Survival Guide by Margrethe Warden