A Complete Practical Guide to Caged & Aviary Birds
How to Keep Pet Birds, With Expert Advice on Buying, Housing, Feeding, Handling, Breeding and ExhibitingBook - 2015
This is an essential reference manual for bird-keepers of all levels - from the novice looking to keep a single pet bird indoors to the seasoned breeder wishing to extend an existing aviary collection. A close look at more than 250 examples provides a fascinating insight into the coloration, characteristics, weaknesses and breeding habits of each of the major groups: waxbills, weavers, wydahs, canaries and related finches, quails and pheasants, softbills, Australian parakeets, cockatiels, cockatoos, lories and lorikeets, parrots, doves and pigeons. The book provides all the bird husbandry information needed for bird-keepers everywhere.
Publisher: London : Southwater, 
Copyright Date: ©2015
Branch Call Number: 636.68 ALDERTON
Characteristics: 256 pages : colour illustrations ; 22 cm