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A Guide to Pet and Companion Birds: Their Keeping, Training and Well-Being

Handbook / Manual

By: Ray Dorge(Author), Gail Sibley(Illustrator)

95 pages, colour photos

Australian Birdkeeper / Reptile Publications

Paperback | Oct 1998 | #216749 | ISBN: 0958726612
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NHBS Price: £17.95 $24/€20 approx

About this book

A guide through the process of selecting a bird right, caring for it and understanding its behaviour. Details help you create a happy and healthy environment so bird keeping is pleasurable.

Topics include – Choosing your pet bird; cage types; nail and wing trimming pet birds; feeding and recipes; body language; handling; taming; behavioural problems and training. An important reference for all pet bird owners.

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Ray Dorge's aviculture and wildlife conservation articles appear regularly in Australia, the UK, Germany and the USA.

Gail Sibley is a pastel and watercolour artist as well as a freelance photographer.

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