Birds are part of the family and as you know they can be very demanding (in a good way of course). Using the correct bird products for your feathered friend is imperative to their health. We have bird supplies including food, toys, health products, medications, feeders and much more. You will find avian products for pet Budgies, Cockatiels, Lovebirds, Cockatoos, Alexandrines, Macaws, Parrots, Parakeets, Finches, Canaries and many more species.
Bird Ownership FAQ's
What type of bird is best for beginners?
Budgies and canaries are a small, low maintenance species of bird, they are relatively easy to care for and are good companions which makes them great for beginners.
How much does it cost to own a bird?
The cost can vary depending on the species of bird as size and care requirements differ from species to species. As a bird owner you will need to budget for things like, Food, cage, toys, veterinary care, grooming services, medications. Doing extensive research of requirements of the species of bird you would like to purchase will help give an understanding of approximately it will cost to own a bird.
What should I feed my bird?
Different species of birds have different dietary requirements. Most birds need a balanced diet that consists of seeds, pellets, fruit and vegetables. Make sure you research your species of birds specific diet to avoid feeding them the wrong foods that may be harmful.
How often should I clean my birds cage?
We recommend cleaning your birds cage on a daily basis in order to maintain a healthy environment. Remember to clean the food and water dishes daily as well.
Do birds need companionship?
This depends on the species of bird, some do require companionship while others are solitary. We recommend researching the species of bird you are considering in order to find out if you will need a pair to make sure they thrive.
Can birds be trained?
Yes, birds are incredibly intelligent animals and are usually very social as well. Training your bird not only makes it easy to handle and care for them but also help you to build a stronger bond with them. Usually many species can be trained using positive reinforcement techniques.
What should I do if my bird looks sick?
It is very important to seek veterinary care for your bird if you notice any signs of illness, this may include, loss of appetite, breathing difficulties and lethargy. Birds are very good at hiding signs of illness until they are very sick, do not hesitate to seek veterinary attention if your bird is not themselves.
How can I keep my bird entertained?
Birds are very curious and intelligent animals. To keep them happy and healthy it is important to encourage mental stimulation. This can include spending time with your bird, teaching them certain behaviours and tricks. Providing them with enrichment such as puzzles, toys and other activities that encourage foraging is another great way to keep them entertained and mentally stimulated.