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  1. Police appeal after pet budgies released in TandrageeRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | Ballycastle Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Police in Armagh are appealing for information after pet birds were released from a shed in Tandragee during the early hours of Saturday, August 1. Police would like to hear from anyone who has information in relation to this incident.


  2. Think about the chickens UNDER the heading - A chilling experience'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Hereford Times

    ... is nearer six weeks, indoors, in crowded conditions where they are unable to exercise their normal behaviours. If pet birds were treated in this way there would be an outcry. Mahatma Gandhi said "The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can ...


  3. Poultry Traders Express Frustration Over Bird-Flu MenaceRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 |

    ... tirelessly to detect the source and to quell it. The Ministry has however urged the public to monitor both domestic birds and other pet birds they are keeping at their homes and report to the veterinary offices whenever they notice any changes in ...


  4. Poultry Traders Angry At Govt Over Bird Flu MenaceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 |

    ... in charge of Livestock at MoFA, explained that avian influenza was a viral disease that could be transmitted from birds to human through direct contact with sick birds or their secretions, therefore people should be careful how they handled their ...


  5. Deadwood Approves Ordinance Prohibiting 'Exotic' AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    ... owns exotic animals will be grandfathered in under the ordinance. The ordinance originally would have banned pet birds and would have eliminated someone's grandfathered status if they were involved in a legal or lost their license in another state. ...


  6. Pekin bantams for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | FarmingUK

    ... Millefleur. They are all sexed at approx. 6 weeks so I guarantte them to be hens and sell them with that guarantee. Birds a re available once off heat and living outside. Pekins make great pet birds as they are tame and friendly by nature and ...


  7. Things to Do in Alabama: July 24-26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... both days. There will be vendors selling bird supplies, toys, cages, food and those hard to find items for your pet birds. Beautiful birds of every variety will be on display and available for purchase. Learn more at . Saturday, ...


  8. Many US Salmonella Infections Arise From Keeping Live Chickens As...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Medical Daily

    ... 86 percent of cases the CDC investigated. The agency is now calling for more hygienic housing and handling of pet birds in order to prevent the outbreak from spreading further. Salmonella can be contracted two ways : by eating undercooked, infected ...


  9. Ottawa firefighters respond to two firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 |

    ... and was under control approximately 45 minutes later. The homeowner was evacuated from the home along with their pet birds and dog. They will be displaced from their home. A second fire, meanwhile, was reported in a recycling shed on Richardson Side ...


  10. Volcanic Ash: Council bill is for the birds, and a huge distraction, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    On the table was Bill 51, introduced by Councilwoman Carol Fukunaga, which would require Oahuans who own 10 or more pet birds to buy permits, obtain the permission of their neighbors and allow the city to inspect their homes. ~~ As our city struggles to solve an escalating public health crisis involving thousands of human beings who have no homes, the City Council fretted at its meeting Wednesday about birds that do have homes.


  11. A Day with the BirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 |

    A family event hosted by the Durham Avicultural Society of Ontario. Children's activities, a variety of birds, bird toys for sale, Learn how to choose a suitable pet bird.


  12. Play SellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Pet Product News

    Companion birds, perhaps even more so than other pets, need their toys. Toys function as boredom busters that offer a healthful outlet for a parrot's hard-wired natural instincts, and as safe chewing opportunities for maintaining good beak health.


  13. Is This the Friendliest Dog in the World?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    Bob the golden retriever loves his animal friends. Bob lives in So Paulo, Brazil, along with his human, at least eight pet birds and a hamster.


  14. Port Richey man hospitalized when deputies shoot him following disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... street." Nocco said Rogers would often argue with his neighbor about her cats, saying they were threatening his pet birds. He would at times hold her cats captive, Nocco said. Before approaching the woman's house at 10305 Hickery Hill Drive, Rogers ...


  15. Five birds escape their Glasgow homes as temperatures riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Evening Times

    Five pet birds were rescued by an animal charity after it is thought they escaped from their homes because of the recent warm weather. The birds are now being cared for at the Scottish SPCA's Glasgow Animal Rescue and Rehoming Centre in Cardonald.


  16. Pet birds at risk of heavy metal poisoning in your homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Wingham Chronicle

    Dr Jayne Weller, avian and exotics veterinarian from the Animal Referral Hospital Homebush, regularly sees pet birds come in with heavy metal poisoning, which can cause seizures, neurological problems and even death. Does your pet bird look depressed and lethargic, and won't eat? If so, your feathered friend may be getting poisoned in your very own home! Dr Jayne Weller, avian and exotics veterinarian from the Animal Referral Hospital Homebush, regularly sees pet birds come in with heavy metal poisoning, which can cause seizures, neurological problems and even death.


  17. Chicken whisperer offers unusual petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | VietNam News

    ... News that his passion has been to raise precious and rare pets since he was a schoolboy, so he often looked for new birds to add to his collection. Last year, while searching the Internet, he came across a breed from Indonesia, which pet lovers had ...


  18. From the parrot's beak: summer solstice editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 |

    13-year-old Daniel Price runs into the inferno and saves seven birds before the smoke becomes too heavy. "I couldn't see.


  19. Owner of Tootsie, a 21-year-old cockatoo, asks lawmakers to lift ban on birds at campsitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... have to be doing to correct commonsense decisions." House lawmakers on Thursday passed the bill, allowing up to two birds in the parrot family per campsite, so long as the birds stay inside a recreational vehicle or camper. Trillo said he introduced ...


  20. Smart, social - and messy, birds make great pets, fans say - Sun, 14 Jun 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    Atina Cote's three birds roam freely in her home, participate in making bird treats and bird toys, nibble playfully at her fingers as she typesand even join her in the shower. When she walks in the front door, she says, her beloved Beeker, Schroeder and Charlie joyfully sing, "Hey Bird! Hey Bird!" "We're one big happy flock," says Cote, of Toronto, who has a tattoo of Beeker, her spectacled parrotlet, on one shoulder.