Bird Care

Protecting Your Birds From Summer Heat

Do you know what the average body temperature of a bird is? Would you recognize the symptoms of heatstroke in them if the condition occurred? Get some tips right here on how to reduce the likelihood it will happen to your pet and find out what to look for now.

Deciphering Parakeet Sounds: What's Your Budgie Telling You?

Did you know that the combination of a bird's body language and the noises it makes can speak volumes as to how it's feeling? Would you know the difference between a low screech and a loud squawk and what they mean? Birds are like all other living creatures in that their behavior is indicative of their overall health and mood. If you keep parakeets, find out more about what your budgie could be telling you.

Bird Baths: How To Bathe Your Bird And Why It's A Good Idea

Some dos and don'ts of bird baths. Would you know these rules for bathing your bird without risking its life? Find out here things like water temperature, times of day, environment and whether or not you can use shampoos or if sprays will do.

‘Birdie’ Surrogate Goes Viral At Bernie Sanders’ Rally

The political season this year in the States has been one big super non-ending dose of ‘Reality TV.’ Nobody could have scripted what Americans and the world at large has laid witness to over the course of the last six months — and there doesn't seem to be any end in sight. From Trump’s ‘the Emperor’s wearing no clothes' raucous sideshow act to establishment stalwarts like a a Bush family member being kicked to curb, viewers and voters would have to attest to the unique entertainment value in this political field.

Dindim The Penguin Knows There’s No Place Like Home

Like his fictional counterpart Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz, “Dindim the Penguin” seems be of the inclination “there’s no place like home.” Except the hometown in this case is not Kansas. In fact, it’s not even in North America. No, this Magellanic Bird returns home annually to visit an old friend who resides in the southern hemisphere on Proveta Beach in Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil.

A Tweet From A Twit Doesn’t Compare To A Tweet From A Tit

There’s now scientific evidence a tweet from a Japanese great tit might make more sense than those created by humans. Twitter’s microblogging platform gave added new meaning to our lexicon for the word ‘tweet,’ when it debuted almost a decade ago.

Eagle Tummy Rubs! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Okay... let's just start off with the phrase "Eagle Tummy Rubs."  That doesn't really make sense.  Eagles are pretty much the alpha predators of the bird world.  So, watching this... well... I just want to give an eagle a tummy rub.