What Human Foods Can Cockatiels Eat?

Cockatiels are natural herbivores which means in their natural habitat they’ll only eat plant matter. This includes fruits, vegetables, seeds and grasses. Keep this in mind when eating dinner and deciding to share some with your pet cockatiel. If you’re having a hamburger and french fries for dinner, it wouldn’t be smart to share it … Read more

When Do Deer Shed Their Antlers?

When Do Deer Shed Their Antlers?

Antlers are one the most interesting parts of a deer and it fascinates everyone who has ever laid eyes on this beautiful creature.  But did you know that deer shed and grow new antlers every year? Yes, you heard that right, and you can actually collect them when this time of the year comes around. … Read more

Sick Hummingbird Behavior – And What To Do

Sick Hummingbird Behavior

Like all animals, hummingbirds are prone to sickness. Whether this is through natural causes, such as disease, or anthropogenic (human-related) causes, such as window collisions, there are ways in which you can help. But first, you need to decide whether the hummingbird is sick. What signs do you need to look out for? Signs of … Read more

Can Birds Eat Maggots?

Can Birds Eat Maggots

Maggots are yucky, but they are also a good source of protein. So, can birds eat maggots? What do they taste like? Yes, birds can eat maggots. And although it seems that there is a huge amount of conflicting data on the subject floating around, we can assure you, that birds are perfectly safe eating … Read more

Why Do Wolves Howl?

Wolf Howling

Wolves have different behaviors compared to other animals, and howling is a way they communicate with each other. They have strict pack hierarchies in place, so their voices sound differently also based on that. But why do wolves howl? Do they do it out of fear? Do they do it to let other pack members … Read more