Archive | Bird Species: Care and Breeding

Guineafowl

Something different in garden and aviary Gordon M Duncan Many South Africans are familiar with the Crowned or Helmeted Guineafowl; either as a roadside bird or a game bird much loved by hunters. What most of us don’t know, however, is that the familiar bird that we all know, is only one of 7 species […]

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KAKARIKIS OR NEW ZEALAND PARAKEETS

May 2004 Kakarikis or New Zealand Parakeets – pleasant Parakeets Kurt Fierens, Belgium with parakeet breeders must be the Cyanoramphus family, namely the Red-fronted Kakariki (Cyanoramphus n. novaezelandiae) and the Yellow-fronted Kakariki (Cyanoramphus a.auriceps) which are the most popular members. There are less well known members as well. In German the Yellow-fronted Kakariki is known […]

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