SouthEast Companion Animal Rescue & Education Services, Inc

Birds

Bird Health

Bird Health

Birds will hide symptoms of illness or injury as long as they possibly can. This instinct is common to prey animals, and while it protects them in the wild, it makes it difficult for owners to detect early symptoms at…

Choosing a Bird

Choosing a Bird

Pet Birds range from tiny finches to large parrots.  In general, all birds have many of the same needs.  They all require a cage, food, water and enrichment.  Vocalizations and flight are other characteristics shared by all birds.  That’s where…

Bird Behavior

Bird Behavior

Birds are very intelligent and sensitive animals.  They are usually quick to learn accepted behavior with consistent reinforcement from their owners. Body language, vocal tone and facial expressions are all used to discipline birds.