Terry Tuxford | May 23, 2012 Chickweed   Over the years there have been many references to providing our birds with Chickweed because of its benefits. I thought I would do a little research to try and find out why. Chickweed is a plant of Eurasian origin that’s made itself quite at home everywhere that Europeans…

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Brewer’s Yeast or not? Article produced by Emily Clarke, Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition. Do you ever wonder what all the supplements and little dietary extras actually do for your bird? If you would like to know more about what your feeding regime does for your birds then read on! Pet birds do not get…

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French Moult By HAMILTON & DISTRICT BUDGERIGAR SOCIETY INC. This discussion of French moult is one of the most detailed. French moult is, undoubtedly, the worst illness that a Budgie breeder can experience among his birds. It can ruin the joy of an entire season or even destroy the incentive to keep Budgies forever. Even…

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Megabacteria Introduction by Johan Lucas For all of us, keeping our budgies healthy is of paramount importance. Nothing is more disheartening than one of our feathered friends suddenly sitting in a huddle all puffed up and “slowly” wasting away. For many years breeders in South Africa have experienced those birds “going light”. They appear to…

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MEDPET 4-in-1 POWDER For the treatment of Canker (Trichomoniasis), E.Coli, Paratyphoid (Salmonella) and Coccidiosis in pigeons and cage birds Easy to dose water-soluble powder Safe and economical Ideal for treatment when a firm diagnosis is still pending The ultimate quality 4-in-1 powder available Available sizes: 100g EACH 100g POWDER CONTAINS:   Furaltadone 20% , Ronidazole 7%…

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FOR PIGEON AND AVIAN USE ONLY Reg. Nr.:G1509 Act  36 of 1947 As an aid in the prevention of bacterial infections in pigeons and cagebirds. COMPOSITION: Doxycycline              25 000 mg/kg Vitamin A                   200 000 IU/kg Vitamin B1                250 mg/kg Vitamin B2                250 mg/kg Vitamin B6                250 mg/kg Vitamin E                   660 IU/kg Vitamin…

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