Birds of America All about the Catherine parakeet  It is called parakeet Catherine or parrotlet Catherine or even striped parakeet. It is a familiar little parakeet, robust, and not noisy. Its song is very soft and looks more like twittering. Follow our Youtube channel Despite her calm,...
Diseases and care The vagaries of reproduction Like every evening, before going to bed, I take a walk among my birds to change the water and put in some food… Then a female Catherine parakeet called out to me. The feathers bristling, the eyes that...
Sexing, reproduction, and breeding By definition, egg-laying sickness means the inability of the female to expel the egg. The latter gets stuck either in the uterus (the most common case) or in the vagina. The evil spawn is found very frequently in...
Sexing, reproduction, and breeding There are several techniques for determining the sex of a bird, but are they all reliable? Unfortunately, there are several unreliable techniques often used by breeders to determine the sex of birds, including: The pelvic gap which...
Sexing, reproduction, and breeding The article is up to date "June 2020" I just updated the article by doing DNA sexing to retest this service. I sent my mail on 06/01/2020. As soon as I have the results, I will give you an...
Habitat and well-being To prepare for the arrival of one or more birds and / or to improve their daily life, I have noticed that a lot of people wonder about the recommended dimensions of the habitat (cage, aviary, nest,...
Sexing, reproduction, and breeding To make this DIY, you need: 2 nestable plastic containers with 1 cover. 1 immersible aquarium heater (25 w). Vivarium heating cord (the shortest). Thermostat with a probe to regulate the heating cable. Hygrometer. Thermometer. Tea...
Hom Passion for parrots I am sorry to see that the breeders want to throw in the towel. Today I am writing this article to give my support to all passionate and serious breeders and those who struggle at all times to...
Sexing, reproduction, and breeding Here is a magnificent realization of a breeding battery, it is composed of 4 boxes to accommodate 4 pairs of Catherine parakeets or other birds of equivalent size. This breeding battery was carried out with brio by...
Habitat and well-being Making a nest is quite simple to do and above all, you don't need to be a great handyman to do it. All you need is a little time, a wooden plate (non-toxic), some materials to make...