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Parrots ... as a hobby

by Dennis Parker

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Published by TFH Publications in Neptune City,NJ, Waterlooville .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Dennis Parker ; photographers Herbert R. Axelrod ...[et al].
SeriesSave our planet series
The Physical Object
Pagination98p. :
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22207445M
ISBN 100793800943
OCLC/WorldCa31493723

Parrots, also known as psittacines / ˈ s ɪ t ə s aɪ n z /, are birds of the roughly species in 92 genera comprising the order Psittaciformes, found mostly in tropical and subtropical regions. The order is subdivided into three superfamilies: the Psittacoidea ("true" parrots), the Cacatuoidea (cockatoos), and the Strigopoidea (New Zealand parrots). One-third of all parrot species are. Parrot is a very popular bird around the world and also preferred as one of the best pet bird around. Parrots are also called as ‘Talking Bird’ as they are famous for copying the sounds which they listen around them. Even in some cases they are seen to talk like humans.

Books about birds, bird watching, and nature. Bird pictures (old calendars) to decorate the walls of your reading corner. CD with bird sounds children can listen to with headphones to relax while reading. Pre-writing: Two bird illustrations and children must find the differences. About Parrots is a colorful, educational guide for children. On each page, there is a gorgeous picture showing the bird in its natural habitat. Coupled with this is an interesting fact about parrots. At the end of the book, there is additional information about each type of bird/5(13).

  Parrot-keeping suffered a major blow in the s with the rise of the disease Psittacosis, aka Parrot fever. The revival began in the ‘50s, and since the s the average town-dweller has never been more than metres away from a pet parrot, such is the family’s popularity (with the Budgie and Cockatiel taking the mammoth share of the.   You can get a book or use an app, like I do. The beauty of birds is that they have figured out almost every habitat on the planet: oceans, deserts, high mountains—birds .


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This book reflects 25 years of some Reviews: A companion parrot is a parrot kept as a pet that interacts abundantly with their human counterpart. Generally, most species of parrot can make excellent companions. Species of parrots that are kept as companions include large parrots, such as amazons, greys, cockatoos, eclectus, hawk-headed parrots, and macaws; (Species include hybrids like the Catalina macaw) mid-sized birds.

Parrot, term applied to a large group of gaudy, raucous birds of the family Psittacidae. They have been kept as cage birds since ancient times, and they have always been popular because they are amusing, intelligent, and often affectionate.

Several are astonishingly imitative of many sounds, including human speech. Learn about why birds are birds, and how they’ve evolved into such incredible creatures. Read The Big Year by Mark Obmascik (unsurprisingly, the book’s better than the movie), and learn about the extreme end of this hobby—not as something to emulate (yet) but as a.

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Until we see it being killed. Amazon parrots are intelligent and sociable birds with many striking wild type color variations. For these reasons, they are popular pet birds. However, it takes an experienced bird owner to handle the parrot personality and to provide the care a parrot requires.

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Hardcover. Condition: Used - Very Good. This is the first book created primarily for the field identification of parrots, one of the most familiar and colorful groups of birds.

From the mighty macaws to the diminutive pygmy parrots, the species of parrots include cockatoos, parakeets, lovebirds, and Budgerigar. An example: ‘I enjoy reading articles and books about personal development (or any other topic), and stay up-to-date with current trends and development in my field of interest’.

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A list of all parrots by common name in alphabetical order. Parrots or Psittacines (order Psittaciformes) includes about species of bird which are generally grouped into two families.

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