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  1. How to Determine the Sex of a LovebirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | WikiHow

    ... important that you figure out their sex before you put them in the same cage. If you don't, you could end up with more birds than you expected or wanted. Give your lovebird a physical exam. If you are just curious about the sex of a lovebird, and ...

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  2. Fire burns family homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... out, but she and her brother were able to get out safely. No injuries were reported, but the family did lose two pet birds in the blaze. No official cause has been reported yet as the county fire marshal's office begins its investigation, but Neavez ...

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  3. What is the best type of food for your cat?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Warwickonline.com

    ... habitat would have only a few hours of darkness in the summer and a longer period in the winter. My point here is that birds have evolved to experience random events and changes in their natural habitat and your pet bird should be exposed to the ...

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  4. More than 100 animals rescued from Newark, Hillside houses, group saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Jersey Journal

    ... would not identify, cooperated and turned over the animals. The Newark search turned up about 40 animals, including 22 birds, six cats, two turtles and three rabbits, according to Dawson. She said debris was blocking doors, surfaces were covered ...

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  5. Crews douse extra-alarm fire on West Side, 18 people displacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Chicago Tribune

    ... e first floor of the apartment building, made it out safely along with the family's dogs. He was not sure if their pet birds were rescued.

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  6. At 91, N.J. man celebrates retirement from full-time senior center maintenance jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | NJ.com

    ... has worked with Sosnowski his entire career, said Sosnowski has done everything from maintenance work to rescuing pet birds from air conditioning units in his tenure. Married to his wife Shirley for almost 60 years, the 91-year-old is looking ...

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  7. Children rescued from home after tree fell on homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... worst damage in the neighborhood, but she was able to get inside to get clothes for the children and rescue her pet birds. She also removed her Bible from her damaged car. The family is looking for a new place to live. If you're interested in ...

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  8. Woodson: Stopping feather picking in pet birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Farmington Daily Times

    If your bird engages in feather picking, have a veterinarian examine it to rule out medical causes for the behavior. Woodson: Stopping feather picking in pet birds If your bird engages in feather picking, have a veterinarian examine it to rule out medical causes for the behavior.

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  9. Legally speaking: Pet trusts are becoming more commonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The News-Review

    Did you know you can establish a trust for the care of your animals, including exotic, domestic, and pet animals after you pass away? I have created pet trusts for the benefit of clients' dogs, cats and even pet birds. In most states, pet trusts have historically been unenforceable and have been invalidated because, under the trust law of most states, non-charitable trusts ordinarily must have an ascertainable human beneficiary.

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  10. Oregon Humane Society rescues 245 pet birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Oregon Humane Society seized 245 pet birds, including several exotic species, from a Damascus man who is now under investigation for animal neglect. Lytle says many of the birds were in overcrowded cages filled with feces and waste.

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  11. Oregon Humane Society rescues 245 pet birds in DamascusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    In one of the largest animal rescues in Oregon history, the Oregon Humane Society on Wednesday seized 245 pet birds, including many exotic species, from a Damascus resident under investigation for animal neglect. Many of the birds were housed in overcrowded cages filled with feces and waste that was sometimes several inches deep, OHS said.

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  12. 245 birds rescued from filthy cages inside Clackamas County pole barnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | OregonLive.com

    Authorities seized 245 parakeets, cockatoos, pigeons and other pet birds in feces-filled cages inside a Damascus pole barn Wednesday. The seizure was the largest bird rescue ever conducted by the Oregon Humane Society, said agency spokesman David Lytle.

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  13. A day with the birds in AjaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | DurhamRegion.com

    Get help learning how to choose a suitable pet bird and how to keep them happy and healthy at the fourth annual A Day with the Birds event. The Durham Avicultural Society's celebration on Saturday, July 9, will allow visitors to interact with birds, and will feature bird toys for sale, children's activities and more.

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  14. Bobita speaks up on Joint ProductionsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | The Daily Star

    Internationally acclaimed actress Bobita spends her days busy with her family, tending to her garden and her pet birds, unsure of whether she will return to films. She has also voiced concern about the local industry asking to verify if it is indeed true that the business is suffering.

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  15. 'He's a big friendly giant:' Woman searches for missing horseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | CBC News

    A Truro-area woman brought water out to pasture for her beloved Appaloosa horse, Mac, on Sunday morning, only to realize he wasn't there. Dogs, cats, even pet birds can get lost, but it's rare for a horse to go missing for days in Nova Scotia.

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  16. How to avoid shared diseases from the ones we loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Davis Enterprise

    ... such as lizards, snakes and turtles are likely sources of this infection, as well as chicks and ducklings. Dogs, cats, birds and horses also may carry it. Signs and symptoms may include stomach pain, diarrhea and fever. How to reduce your risk: * ...

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  17. Fringe Festival highlights local theatre talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Beach Metro Community News

    ... rare "white robin" in Seaton Village. Before his mother died in 2014 of breast cancer, she passed on her life list of birds to Eddington, and asked him to keep adding entries. The stories told during Life List vary depending on what birds are ...

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  18. Exotic pet trade sends Florida bird rescues soaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    ... of south Florida's oldest wildlife rescue centers. Though it began in 1980 as a place for injured wild pelicans, pet birds are increasingly common, like one of the newest arrivals, a fluffy green quaker parakeet. The bird landed on a man's shoulder, ...

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  19. Morris: Tropical birds in Antioch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... and recorded the sound. I saw three this morning. It looked like two were looking for a nesting spot. Very colorful birds with green bodies and yellow heads, and with red around the beak. I hope they stay around. Very pretty birds. DEAR A.: I'm not ... 1 comment

  20. A poem by Vince Bonkoski | Bob ShryockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | NJ.com

    ... resides in Carneys Point, where he is retired as an educator and coach. He says he and his wife Jane "have five pet birds." Bonkoski earned his undergraduate degree in English at West Chester University after quarterbacking the Rams to back-to-back ...

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