Posted January 3, 2017 by Ron Callari

In a few of my past posts, I reported on microchipping dogs and its importance in locating lost pets, particularly during inclement weather such as hurricanes. Of recent date, the application of microchipping has expanded to include some of our other most loved pets. For instance, with parrots, like dogs, this procedure is a lot safer than the standard, traditional leg bands. 

Posted December 14, 2016 by Ron Callari

My last post focused on monkeys and the biological reasons why man’s closest genetic cousin lacks the ability to utter a word. With films such as ‘Planet of the Apes’ and other such fiction broaching this topic, it was curious to me why evolution hadn’t taken monkeys down the same ‘audible speaking’ path as humans.

Posted October 30, 2016 by John P. Barker

Wow!  I have never seen this many hummingbirds in one area!  These pretty little avians are having a feast!

Posted October 27, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

At the special Serenity Park Sanctuary in Los Angeles, California,  abused parrots and traumatized veterans watch over each other and the bonding helps to heal their mutual wounds. Read on for more on this unique rehabilitation.

Posted September 27, 2016 by Rebecca West

Did you know that the condition of your bird's beak is an indicator of your pet's overall health? Find out how important it is and what you can do to keep it healthy.

Posted September 11, 2016 by Creature Features

To cure a mockingbird: a young Northern Mockingbird chick with a case of knuckled-under toes received a welcome kick-start in the form of tiny hand-made orthopedic shoes.

Posted August 15, 2016 by Rebecca West

Bird biting is a behavior you want to eliminate, but what causes it? Find out why your pet bird may be resorting to this negative behavior and what you can do to stop it.

Posted July 28, 2016 by Rebecca West

Birds require a completely different care regimen than other pets. Find out what you should be doing to ensure that your pet birds are leading the happiest and healthiest lives they can live while in captivity right here.