backyard chickens
Backyard chickens have been increasingly popular over the past decade. People want chickens as pets, to provide eggs, offer company, and because they’re just very cute! But, backyard chickens also take a lot of work. Chickens can be smelly, eat things you don’t want...
mynah bird
The mynah bird is such a popular pet that it can be hard to find in your average pet store. These birds are talkative, intelligent, and lovable companions for the right owner. As adults, the mynah bird pet can grow to be from 12...
how to take care of chickens
Taking care of chickens is a part of a growing interest in producing food at home. A small flock of laying hens provides a regular supply of fresh eggs, as well as being interesting pets in their own right. Taking care...
duck names
The best duck names are funny, cute, cool, or even plain silly! Even though you might think of the park pond when you picture ducks, they’re increasingly common as pets. Ducks can be loving, affectionate, and funny pets. They can be really rewarding birds...
best cage for cockatiel
Finding the best cage for cockatiels is crucial to raising a happy bird. We love our cockatiels and want to ensure we can keep an eye on them and make sure they are safe. The best cockatiel cage should include safe cage bar spacing and have an...
how long do parakeets live
Parakeets live for five to eight years in captivity, and often longer if well cared for. Obesity and inbreeding are common causes of shorter than average lifespans. But there are plenty of things parakeet owners can do to help their birds enjoy extra years! The Life of a Parakeet The term ’parakeet’ refers...
peach faced lovebird
The Peach Faced Lovebird, also known as the Rosy-Faced Lovebird, is a breed of Lovebird from Southwest Africa. They can also be identified by their Latin name, Agapornis roseicollis. This small bird generally grows to 6 inches in length. They come in over 15 different colors, and thrive in arid climates....
fischers lovebird
The Fischer’s Lovebird is one of the smallest pet parrot breeds, standing at 5–7 inches tall. Fischer’s Lovebirds are instantly recognizable by their orange and green plumage, and white rings around their eyes. Small but fiery, the Fischer’s Lovebird forms an intense lifelong bond with one special person or parrot. But do...
chicken breeds
Welcome to our round-up of the best chicken breeds. Internationally, there are thought to be around 500 different chicken breeds. Common chicken breeds include: Rhode Island Red ISA Brown Orpington Barred Rock Welsummer Sussex Different chickens have different qualities. From docile temperaments to unusual colored eggs or prolific laying powers! This...
cockatiel care
Cockatiels are popular companion birds. But, if you're getting one, you need to know everything about Cockatiel care. Socializing your bird is an important step towards handling and holding your Cockatiel. Their cage needs to be at least 18 x 18 x 18 inches. However, the bigger your Cockatiel's cage is, the...

Recent Posts