July 1, 2013
Parrots are intelligent and social creatures whose most basic instincts are often denied when kept as pets. The complex needs of these birds often overwhelm their owners, fueling a crisis of abandonment and neglect.
March 1, 2013
Every winter, The HSUS’s Dave Pauli works to rescue and relocate abandoned domestic ducks that end up trapped in Montana lakes as the water freezes.
November 1, 2012
These guidelines will help you evaluate and care for birds who arrive at your facility in need of shelter, a good meal, and some TLC.
May 1, 2012
This rundown of bird care basics offers valuable information to shelters who find themselves caring for feathered friends in need of a loving home.
July 1, 2010
It's essential that every species in your shelter receives appropriate, individualized care, which goes a long way toward reducing stress, improving health'and increasing the chances of adoption. Our guide will help you recognize, prevent, and reduce stress in birds and small mammals.
January 1, 2010
A humane officer in California branches out to attempt a daring, aerial rescue to free a trapped bird.
July 1, 2009
After years of debate about the place of feral cats in our society, bird lovers and feline advocates are making peace for the sake of the animals.
May 1, 2009
Learn more about these industrious arboreal birds.
March 1, 2009
This installment of MouthPieces offers valuable information that you can pass along to the public about common household dangers for pet birds.
November 1, 2008
Crows are thriving among us and tend to gather in large groups in urban areas. Be prepared for phone calls from people in your community who are frustrated by the messiness and noise that often occur around the birds' roosts.