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Pet Care Center: Bird

The PetMD Pet Care Center provides you with useful information about grooming, nutrition, training and wellness for your pet.


10 Tips for Training Your Baby Bird

A bird is one of the cleverest animals you can choose as a companion pet. That being the case, you want to make sure that your bird knows who is in charge (that would be you), and knows...
Category: Training

How to Teach an Old Bird New 'Tricks'

Here are some things you can do to help your bird alleviate any potential boredom. After all, 70 years is a long time to do the same thing, day in, day out -- even if it does have a...
Category: Training

How to Trim Your Bird's Nails and Live to Tell the Tale

Birds, like humans, have nails, and when their nails get too long the experience can be annoying, if not painful, when the bird digs its little nails into our skin. Fortunately, this...
Category: Grooming