Holistic Pet Bird Care
What you'll learn
- Providing a better quality of life for both bird and its humans.
- Having one or more captive birds or parrots in your home.
We rarely start at the beginning, except of course in fairytales and murder mysteries.
Without looking back to the beginning of hook bills it's important to realize that as humans you must try overcome 99 years of instinctual expectations.
The first pet parakeet was given to Alexander the great in the mid 15th century, now known the Alexandrine parakeet
After 600 years of captive bird care, we haven't out figured - the birds are still angry.
We disrupt their light cycles
We offer pellets although there is no history of pellet trees in the rain forest
We place their bird cage in front of big picture windows thinking they're happy while in fact they're terrified of the hawk they just saw not understanding the concept of glass.
Birdcage housing is an environmental decision not to be chosen from a list of recommended specifications.
Accessorizing a birdcage can be as complicated as learning about the 600+ hook bills that we are compelled to take them out of the sky.
I will always ask someone seeking a bird (we do not sell them) what their feelings are about vacuuming?
If you don't like to vacuum, don't get a bird!
These lectures offer holistic, real-time solutions that will require an effort on your part.
This course is just a roadmap.
Who this course is for:
- Anyone who cares for a companion bird or would like to.
He's handled a 1000 birds of many species visiting our monthly birdie brunch in the old Portage Park (Chicago, IL) facility.
The one with the parrot playground.
Mitch has written and published over 1100 articles on captive bird care.
He's met with the majority of CEO's and business owners for most avian brands in the pet bird space and does so on a regular basis.
He also constantly interacts with avian veterinarians and influencers globally.
Most importantly, he spends much of his time helping mammals just like you, solve captive bird environmental issues.