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Black Masked Lovebirds: Guide To A Black Lovebird • Unique Characteristics & Behavior •

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As the name suggests, the black masked lovebird loves to live in pairs and a couple of them would make charming pets. They are intelligent and easy to train as well as cuddly and cute. And... When kept in pairs, the black masked lovebird makes a lovable and adorable pet. If you are thinking of adopting black masked lovebirds, here is everything you need to know about this species. Black Masked Lovebird Overview The black masked lovebird (Agapornis personatus) is named after it’s facial coloring, which incidentally looks like a black mask, and is native to central and northern Tanzania...

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Burrowing Parrots: The Patagonian Conure Species Guide To Characteristics, Proper Care & Attention

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Also known as the burrowing parrot, the Patagonian conure is a very popular breed of pet parrot. They feature most traits that potential parrot owners look for, being both intelligent and affectionate pets.  What’s more...  They have a charming tropical look which, combined with their adorable personalities, brightens up any home. Here is everything you need to know about the Patagonian parrot.  Patagonian Conure Overview Scientifically named the Cyanoliseus patagonus, and commonly known as the burrowing parrot, these birds are native to South America and can still be found across Argentina and in small populations in Chile. They thrive in...

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How Safe Are Grapes For Parakeets And Budgies? Types & Quantity Of Fruit Treats You Can Feed Your Pet Birds

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It’s common for any pet bird owner to want to share their food with their pets. However...  There are certain types of food that can be harmful for them, so it is important to know whether or not to feed it to them. Can Parakeets Eat Grapes? Wholesome foods, such as fruits like grapes, are necessary for Parakeets. These help them meet their body needs and requirements. They are extremely beneficial as they provide minerals such as Potassium and Manganese as well as vitamins A and C. You may be asking, can parakeets have grapes that aren’t seedless? Yes, they...

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Is It Safe To Kiss Your Pet Bird? The Do's And Don'ts of Showing Affection Towards Your Feathered Friend

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Pet birds are often friendly and silly. Which...  Causes us to be very fond of them. And If cat owners dream about licking their cats, then wanting to kiss your bird isn’t uncommon. You may ask:  Is it okay to kiss your bird on the top of their beak or on their head? Yes, it surely is. Kissing or giving your bird a quick peck won’t do any harm, and it surely is delightful to show affection towards them. But is it safe to kiss your bird on its mouth or inside?  Definitely not! You may be thinking it is...

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Dusky Conure Species: Your Guide To Proper Care & What Does It Take To Raise Them

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Looking for a new pet bird to adopt? Or...  Did you just drop by the pet store and fell magically in love with dusky conures that you’re now interested in? Well, you’re in luck then! In this article, we’ll cover important topics such as what it takes to raise one, proper care, behavior, differentiation from other species, and much more.   Species Overview The Dusky Conure (Aratinga Weddellii) is a bird native to the Western Amazon Basin. Places like Columbia, Ecuador, Brazil, Bolivia, and Peru are where they’re most common. They prefer to make sparse forests, coffee plantations, and woodland edges...

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