Tweed Heads: Australian Bird Keeper, 2006. Octavo, paperback, colour photographs.
Comprehensive information on African grey parrots in the wild and in captivity as an aviary and companion bird. Covers topics of history, in the wild, worldwide trade, subspecies, physical characteristics, colour mutations and abnormal colouration.
In captivity - accomodation for breeding pairs, breeding, artifical incubation, handrearing, holiday care, a healthy diet and diseases and disorders.
As companion birds - selection and purchase, preparing a home for your new pet, enrichment and mental stimulation, general care, pet characteristics and traits, talking and mimicry, psychology and common behavioural problems. Also available in hardcover [stock id 24996].
Price: $50.00 AU