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Spix’s Macaw believed to be extinct in the wild

The Spix’s macaw, known from its prominent role in the 2011 film Rio, has been declared extinct in the wild by...

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How to treat an egg-bound bird

Egg binding can quickly prove fatal—especially to smaller birds—so urgent treatment action must be taken. Even if...

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Ground broken on Orange-Bellied Parrot captive breeding facility

The Tasmanian Government is investing 2.5 million dollars to construct and operate a new breeding facility to...

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We’ve acquired Aussie Finch Forum

Aussie Finch Forum is arguably the best bird-keeping community on the internet. With over 3,000 members, 15,000...

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Why it’s important to keep bird breeding records

In this post, we discuss some of the reasons why it’s important to maintain quality breeding records for the...

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Graeme Wagstaf’s aviaries on the Red Siskin husbandry tour

The Red Siskin Initiative, which we’ve written about previously, is a conservation project aiming to preserve...

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