Choosing a Bird

Choosing a Bird

by Laura S. Jeffrey


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The most popular birds to keep as pets are parakeets, canaries, finches, cockatiels, and parrots. Choosing a Bird will help you decide what kind of bird to get, what to feed it, and how to make it feel comfortable and safe. Learn how to keep your new pet healthy and happy for many fun-filled years together.

Choosing a Bird: How to Choose and Care for a Bird

Laura S. Jeffrey is the author of almost two dozen nonfiction books for young readers. She and her husband have two grown children and Jive in the suburbs of Washington, D.C.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781464402135
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 850L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

1 Great Pets 4

2 The History of Birds 7

3 The Right Bird for You 10

4 Taking Care of Your Bird 18

5 Healthy and Happy 31

6 Preventing Problems 38

7 Yon and Your New Bird 42

Life Cycle of a Bird 44

Words to Know 46

Read More About Birds: (Books and Internet Addresses) 47

Index 48

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