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Parrot Parenting: The Essential Care and Training Guide to +20 Parrot Species

by Carol Frischmann

From the tiny parakeet to the giant hyacinth macaw, not all parrots place the same demands on their parents. Parakeets, conures, cockatiels, lories—the parrot family consists of the most popular pet birds,...

A Chicken in Every Yard: The Urban Farm Store's Guide to Chicken Keeping

by Robert Litt & Hannah Litt

Got a little space and a hankering for fresh eggs?

Robert and Hannah Litt have dispensed advice to hundreds of urban and suburban chicken-keepers from behind their perch at Portland’s Urban Farm Store, and...

Parrots For Dummies

by Nikki Moustaki

Parrots make a wonderful alternative to the traditional pet. They're as loving, intelligent, companionable, and entertaining as a cat or a dog but they surpass them by far in many other ways. They don't require...

Living with Limpy

by Frank Cachia

The touching story of a friendship between a man and a budgerigar who both suffered from a damaged left leg. About the Author At age 15, Frank Cachia came to Australia from Malta. He fell in love with Australia...

Living with a Budgerigar: Owning, Understanding and Interacting with a Budgerigar

by Frank Cachia

There is a charm to Frank's writing style that comes of English not being his first language and he makes no pretence of having any formal scientific training so don't expect technical jargon. The advice he...

Raising Game Birds: Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-93

by Monty Harper & Mavis Harper

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles...

Secrets of Long-Distance Pigeon Racing

by Squills

Originally published in the early 1930s. The author Lt. Col. A. H. Osman was a recognised expert on all aspects of pigeon racing and breeding. This book was originally written in answer to the many questions...

The Art of Cockfighting: A Handbook for Beginners and Old Timers

by Rupert Arch

This is the story of Cockfighting and how it is practised in certain parts of the World where it is still legal. In Britain it has been a forbidden sport for more than 150 years, although it is said that in...

Canary Breeding for Beginners - A Practical Guide to the Cult of Canary Breeding, Designed Specially for the Use of the Beginner in the Hobby.

by John Claude

Contents Include: The Cages Considered Perches and other Fitments The Bird Room The Bath First Principles in Mating Building the Home The First Egg Commencement of Incubation Egg Food At Close of Incubation...

The Widowhood Book - A Complete Guide to the Best Methods of Racing Pigeons on the Widowhood System as Described by the Foremost Experts in Britain, B

by C. A. Osman

Widowhood is not easy, as those who decry it are only too willing to say, but neither is it hard. Those who are willing to study the methods set out here will find that even if they only possess one small loft,...

Aviaries, Bird-Rooms and Cages - Their Construction and Furnishing

by H. Norman

Contents Include: The Situation Considered The Materials Described Details of Construction On Various styles of Aviaries Mainly Details Methods of Feeding Entering and Cleaning Stocking the Aviary Bird Rooms...

Parrots for Pleasure and Profit - Their Breeding and Management

by C. P. Arthur

Contents Include: Parrots for Pleasure and Profit Grey Parrots The Breeding of Hybrid Parrakeets Six Popular Parrots Some Facts about Macaws

Diseases of Canaries

by Robert Stroud

Originally published in 1933. The author was well known as "The Bird Man of Alcatraz." He wrote this book while serving a life sentence. A comprehensive work containing much information on: - Anatomy - Feeding...

The Roller Canary - Its History, Breeding, Training and Management

by A. F. Demaine

'In the case of the novice, the help and guidance gained from his fellow breeders who are familiar with the tours of the Roller will profitably be supplemented by what he finds here, and if, in the light of...

Canaries - A Complete and Practical Guide to the Breeding, Exhibiting and General Management of These Popular Birds

by C. A. House

Canary breeding is a hugely popular hobby, and one that surpasses most hobbies, in that the amateur can very quickly, with knowledge and experience, excel as a breeder and exhibitor of the different varieties...

Observations on Modern Falconry

by R. Stevens

This important falconry book is probably one of the best of its kind. The author was a respected falconer of many years experience and his sheer pleasure in the sport shines through his writing. Contents Include:...

Budgerigars and Cockatiels - How to Keep, Feed and Breed Them

by C. P. Arthur

Originally published in the early 1900s. This useful little book deals with all aspects of these popular cage birds: Breeding and Management - Feeding - Ailments - Colours - Habitat and Wildlife - Sexing - Taming...

The African Grey: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

by Julie Ann Rach

This is our seventh set of Happy, Healthy Pet titles. These are books pet owners can turn to for the essential information they need to raise a healthy pet. All books contain information on:

  • feeding
  • housing
  • grooming...

The Canary: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

by Diane Grindol

The pet bird population continues to rise and bird fanciers love canaries. As clearly demonstrated by Tweetie, canaries are fun-but they're also beautiful birds that are available in a variety of stunning colors....

First Aid for Birds: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

by Julie Rach & Gary A. Gallerstein

At last, a book for pet owners that focuses on administering first aid to birds. You'll not only learn step-by-step information on emergency situations bird owners might encounter, you'll also learn how to quickly...