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4 Common Corvid Health Problems

by Marnie Bii August 18th, 2015| Birds, Health
African Pied Crows are difficult animals to keep in perfect health throughout their entire 20-year lifespan. These crows require a diet and environment that closely mimics their wild habitat. Without having these factors just right, your corvid pets could develop a number of health problems. Therefore, it is important

4 Viruses That Can Make Mandarin Ducks Very Sick

by Marnie Bii April 24th, 2015| Birds, Health
With a twenty year lifespan on average, Mandarin ducks can be very hearty creatures. Unfortunately, just like any other living creature, it takes just one serious virus to take out an entire flock of ducks in one go. Viruses tend to spread from contact with body fluids floating through
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3 Scary Illnesses Found in Australian King Parrots

by Marnie Bii February 27th, 2015| Birds, Health
With an average lifespan of twenty-five years, the Australian King Parrot is normally a very hardy bird. Unfortunately, a few of the health problems that can arise are difficult to treat and can even spread to human caregivers. Awareness of these difficult health conditions can help you prevent their