Cockatoos - Feeding - VCA Animal Hospitals
Our knowledge of bird nutrition is constantly evolving. This is due both to heightened awareness of the importance of nutrition and to increased research. As with all other animals, birds need a proper balance of carbohydrates, proteins, fat, vitamins, minerals and water.
Umbrella Cockatoo Guide to Care
The umbrella cockatoo, also known as the white cockatoo or the great white-crested cockatoo, is well-known in bird circles as being one of the most affectionate and affable companion birds widely available on the market today.
Cockatoo Info - Health
Of course you want your cockatoo to be healthy! Unfortunately your cockatoo can get sick. This has either one of two causes; your cockatoo gets infected with a contagious disease or parasite, or your cockatoo gets sick because of a lack of nutrients, vitamins or internal medical issues. Luckily both can be prevented or treated. Here you can read all about that.
Common Cockatoo Health Concerns
While cockatoos can come down with most of the same diseases as any other type of bird, they are prone to certain illnesses. Here's what veterinarians generally say are the most common health problems in cockatoos:
General Information About Cockatoos
There is much to know about the Cockatoo Family. Cockatoos have many similarities to other birds. But they have their differences, too. The articles below offer information on selecting, caring for and breeding of these beautiful, intelligent, affectionate birds.
Proper Umbrella Cockatoo Care - Birdtricks.com
20 Things Anyone Should Know About Umbrella Cockatoo Care before they buy or adopt.
How to Care for Cockatoos - Martha Stewart (video)
Marc Morrone talks about cockatoo birds and discusses the different varieties and how to care for them.
Finch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The true finches are small to medium-sized passerine birds in the family Fringillidae.
How to Take Care of Cockatoos - 8 Steps
How to Take Care of Cockatoos. Cockatoos, like many parrots, can be immensely rewarding pets because of their sociability and intelligence.
The Cockatoo Is A Cuddly But Needy Pet
The cockatoo parrot species are extremely cuddly, but also very needy. Find information, videos, gifts, and stories about this fascinating species.
Top 10 Pet Cockatoo Parrot Questions Answered
Have a question about your pet cockatoo? Check the BirdChannel.com pet cockatoo parrot FAQ for answers!
Cockatoo - Pet Bird Personality Profile
A look at the personality of cockatoos and what it takes to keep a cockatoo as a pet.
Umbrella Cockatoo Personality, Food & Care
Find out more about your specific species of pet bird. Parakeets, cockatiels, conures, macaws, parrots, canarys, love birds, finches.
Cockatoos as Pets
Cockatoo's make exceptional companion birds, if their needs and requirements are adequately met. Their requirements, however, are rather complex and many.
Cockatoo Information for All Types of Cockatoos
The cockatoos natural habitats are found over large areas of Australia and Indonesia. Cockatoos in the wild are found in three very distinct ranges.
Cockatoo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A cockatoo is a parrot that is any of the 21 species belonging to the bird family Cacatuidae, the only family in the superfamily Cacatuoidea. Along with the Psittacoidea (true parrots) and the Strigopoidea (large New Zealand parrots), they make up the order Psittaciformes.