Fictitious Birds Should Eat Healthy Too

Mojang, which owns the popular online game Minecraft, has vowed to correct a problem that a game player pointed out — the parrot characters are fed chocolate chip cookies! See what popular movies also show no-no foods being fed to bird characters.

Bird Mural Depicts Avian History

Be amazed by the huge bird mural at Cornell University. It depicts birds across the world in their true sizes, and a website lets you interact with it.

Inside Pepperberg’s Lab: Getting Parrots To Exercise

Exercise is particularly important for our parrots, as most conditions in captivity are extremely different from the lives they live in the wild.

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Psittacosis: What Bird Owners Need to Know

Psittacosis is a disease that can be transmitted to people from birds and vice versa, so learn all you can to protect your bird from it.

The Desert Cardinal: Beauty In the Desert

Do male and female Desert Cardinals differ in looks? Learn this and other fun facts about this lesser-known, southern counterpart to the Northern Cardinal.


Yearly Checkups

Lafeber Company encourages you to take all of your pets to see the Vet every year.