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Bird Care

Parahawking, When Man & Hawk Take To The Skies Together

Parahawking is coming to the U.S. after originating in Pokhara, Nepal. As a new adventure sport, it’s an activity that combines the best of two worlds, namely paragliding and falconry -- where the birds of prey could be vultures, kites, eagles or Harris's hawks.

Hummingbirds And Chewed Gum Are Not A Good Combo -- The Stuck Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Question: How do you rescue a hummingbird that somehow got stuck in a wad of chewing gum?  Answer: Very carefully...

Rufus, The Hawk Shares No Love For Pigeons At Wimbledon (Video)

Set, Match, Game on! Rufus, the Harris Hawk who keeps court at Wimbledon these days is in charge of keeping the skies and course clear of pigeons and their infamous droppings. This saavy predator knows there's nothing worse than having pigeons poop on the players - kind of puts them off their game!

Even Ducks Need Some Fun! The Sliding Animal Video of the Day!!!

This water park for ducklings will keep them fit and trim--plus it looks fun.

Pak-O-Bird Carriers: Bye, Bye Birdie and Owner Too

More and more, people are traveling with their pets  to parts  both unknown and familiar. In the past, pet birds have often been left at home to pine for their owners behind fabric-covered cages  because transport has simply been too complicated. No longer, bird lovers! Introducing (trumpet blare, please) the Pac-O-Bird Carrier.

Birding Transitions From Flights Of Fancy To High-Tech Enterprise

n my post, "'Big Year' Birders Count More Than Four & Twenty Blackbirds," I talked about the famous birders of our day. I researched some of the greats like the "legendary human bird-dog" Sandy Komito, and learned of his bird-watching prowess and how many of his techniques became 'best practices' for birders the world over.

Three Cool Gifts To Turn Your Animal’s World Upside Down!

There are a host of everyday presents that we can give to our dogs, cats and backyard bird buddies to make them happy, but what’s keeping you from going the extra distance and giving them something that all of the other animals on the block will be jealous of? Check out these choice select enrichment goods: