Your Happy Healthy Pet The authoritative information and advice you need, illustrated throughout with full-color photographs--now revised and redesigned to be even more reader-friendly! Outgoing, cheerful, inquisitive little acrobats, conures are entertaining companion birds. They're small in size, but big in personality. This guide helps you make your conure a part of your family, with information on: * Choosing your conure * Creating a safe, stimulating home for your bird * Everyday care, including feeding and bathing * Clipping your conure's wings--why, when, and how * Training tips, from getting your conure comfortable with you to potty training to teaching tricks such as Ride in the Wagon, Nod Your Head, and Play Dead * Teaching your conure to talk Conures are often cuddly and almost always wonderfully affectionate, so you'll get a lot of love from your little feathered friend!A femalea#39;s skeleton can weigh up to 20 percent more during breeding season than she does the rest of the year because of this calcium storage. Respiratory. System. Your birda#39;s respiratory system is highly efficient and works in a markedly different way from yours. ... Both are made up of the brain, the spinal cord, and countless nerves throughout the body that transmit messages to and from the brain.
|Author||:||Julie Rach Mancini|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2006-02-10|