This book, illustrated with 136 full-color photos and drawings, presents sensible, easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for your first buderigar, or parakeet.
Partial list of topics covered:
Choosing Your Budgie - Feeding & Maintaining The Bird - Holding, Catching and Releasing The Budgie - Equipment - Training For Tricks - First Aid and Illness - Breeding Budgies As A Hobby.
An easy-to-understand summary of the basics of budgerigar care, from selection, feeding and breeding to the grooming, maintenance, and medical/emergency treatment of illness or injuries in these lively birds. Instructions on hand-rearing, taming, and training also included, as well as many color photographs throughout.