Some foods are toxic to pet birds. As a bird keeper, you need to be aware of foods that may potentially cause harm to your flock. A specific toxic
What causes baby chicks to die after hatching?
Chick death after hatching is a common problem that many exotic bird keepers face during the breeding season. The magnitude of this problem varies
What are red mites and how to get rid of them?
Red mites (Dermanyssus gallinae) are one of the external parasites that target birds and feed on their blood for survival. This type of mite is very
Guide to molting in pet birds
Molting is a natural physiological and cyclical phase in all bird species. Birds, which are said to be molting, begin to gradually shed their old and
Why do eggs fail to hatch?
Avian breeders should expect to deal with many problems during the breeding season. One of them is poor hatchability. Proactive breeders can mitigate