Finch summer aviary Devon England
I keep the following finches in this collection Bicheno's , Timor zebra , Heck's Grassfinch, Gouldian, Star , Cherry, Spice , Strawberry, St Helena and Gold breast .
QMUL research teaches machines to decipher birdsong03/22/17 ,via QMUL (press release) (blog)
to decipher birdsong. Innovative research looking at the timing and sequence of bird calls could provide new insight into the social interaction that goes on between birds. Tuesday 21 March 2017 At QMUL's laboratory aviary, female zebra finches
Boston aviary intruder pleads guilty02/28/17 ,via Cage & Aviary Birds
Mr Ash, 67, told Cage & Aviary Birds: “It took about 10 years to establish a reliable breeding colony of Nyasa lovebirds, which consisted of 10 breeding pairs and 16 others made up of older birds – some were over 10 years old. “However, the security on
Oxton's own flamingo land takes flight03/20/17 ,via Border Telegraph
Mr Joiner, who has successfully reared 24 rare Chilean flamingo chicks from egg and has worked at some of the leading zoos and conservation trusts in the UK, stated: "Bird Garden Scotland will be a unique visitor destination in the Scottish Borders.
Research teaches machines to decipher the dawn chorus ...03/20/17 ,via Science Daily
Innovative research looking at the timing and sequence of bird calls could provide new insight into the social interaction that goes on between birds. It will also
Seagulls are 'misunderstood' says Hailsham bird sanctuary founder03/05/17 ,via Eastbourne Herald
With its own hospital and aviary, the centre looks after birds rescued by teams such as WRAS, and gives children with learning difficulties the chance to do work experience with its animals. Mrs Gould said, “We have all sorts of nervous people who say
The Unfeathered BirdPrinceton University Press. 2017. ISBN: 9780691151342,0691151342. 287 pages.
There is more to a bird than simply feathers. And just because birds evolved from a single flying ancestor doesn't mean they are structurally all the same. With over 385 stunning drawings depicting 200 species, The Unfeathered Bird is a richly illustrated book on bird anatomy that offers refreshingly original insights into what goes on beneath the feathered surface. Each exquisite drawing is made from an actual specimen and reproduced in sumptuous large format. The birds are shown in lifelike...
Avian Medicine and Surgery in PracticeCRC Press. 2010. ISBN: 9781840765922,1840765925. 336 pages.
Interest in avian medicine has evolved and it is now one of the fastest growing areas in veterinary medicine. In this concise practical and beautifully illustrated book, early chapters deal with anatomy and physiology, physical examination and advice on how to interpret diagnostic tests. Disorders affecting the different body regions and systems make up the majority of the book from the external (skin and feathers, eyes, legs and feet) to the internal including the gastrointestinal tract and...