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  1. New scenic cruise operation is for the birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Grand Haven Tribune

    Kim and Paul Brandt, who launched Blue Water Cruises in Grand Haven this summer, bring their three pet birds along for the ride. There's no fishing aboard the 36-foot Carver named Parrot Bay, just, as you guessed it, two African grey parrots named Tiki and Toby; along with Dieselle, a friendly umbrella cockatoo.


  2. Poultry owners learn about preventing bird fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Daily Chronicle

    ... in Illinois this spring, Larson received his fair share of phone calls from panicked poultry farmers who swore their birds were infected, he said. “I've had an awful lot of phone calls in the course of the last couple months saying, 'I've got ...


  3. Your pet bird needs the right type of foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Miami's Community Newspapers

    Do you know what the most dangerous food is for pet birds? Would you be surprised if I said it was... bird seed? If so, you wouldn't be alone.


  4. Pet chicken rules ruffle feathersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Republic

    ... from code enforcement officials last April don't make sense in her particular situation. Bishop describes her pet birds as having distinct personalities, adding the chickens are great for her children and fun to watch. Urban areas nationwide have ...


  5. Panel grounds measure on bird noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A controversial bill imposing noise restrictions on pet birds in residential zones was shelved by a Honolulu City Council committee Tuesday. The Public Health, Safety and Welfare Committee deferred Bill 51 at the request of Councilwoman Carol Fukunaga, the measure's author, who said the Kamehameha Heights bird owner who was targeted by the bill was slapped with a Notice of Violation by the Department of Planning and Permitting earlier this month.


  6. Preventing disease in backyard poultryRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Observer

    For the backyard poultry owner or pet bird owner, you know your birds depend on you to keep them healthy. This is especially important as new strains of highly pathogenic avian influenza have been detected in the northwestern and central parts of the United States.


  7. Other Pet Food in Canada - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 |

    ... for instance, has consistently declined since 2008, and the high up-front costs associated with exotic fish and birds have dissuaded new pet owners from acquiring such pets. Comparatively, the small mammal/reptile population has consistently ...


  8. Sandra Lee Is Home From the HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | ABC News

    ... . "Her sister Kimmy is flying in from Seattle today to help with Sandra's recovery. We can also report that [her pet birds] Phoenix and Halo are thrilled with this homecoming - and, as always, they will help with on-the-scene reporting updates of ...


  9. Sandra Lee will leave hospital with boyfriend Andrew Cuomo TODAYRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Daily Mail

    The 49-year-old Food Network star, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in March, is being picked up by her boyfriend, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, late on Wednesday afternoon. The couple will then return to their shared home, dubbed 'Lilly Pond', in Westchester, New York, where Lee will be reunited with her beloved pet birds, Phoenix and Halo, her representative said.


  10. Forty pet budgies released from shedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Banbridge 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. A number of pet birds were released from a shed in Tandragee during the early hours of Saturday, August 1.


  11. 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.


  12. 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 ...


  13. 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 ...


  14. 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 ...


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

    Jul 25, 2015 | 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. ...


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

    Jul 25, 2015 | 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 ...


  17. 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, ...


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

    Jul 13, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Jul 12, 2015 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Jul 12, 2015 | 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.