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A complete practical guide to caged & aviary birds : how to keep pet birds, with expert advice on buying, housing, feeding, handling, breeding and exhibiting / David Alderton.

Alderton, David, 1956- author. (Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria 636.68 ALD (Text) 37521530774258 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 636.68 ALDERTON (Text) 33946003117780 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -
Seymour Main Library 636.68 ALDERTON (Text) 37500004202541 New Items Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781780194677
  • ISBN: 1780194676
  • Physical Description: 256 pages : colour illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: London : Southwater, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 251) and index.
Summary, etc.: This is an essential reference manual for bird-keepers of all levels - from the novice looking to keep a single pet bird indoors to the seasoned breeder wishing to extend an existing aviary collection. A close look at more than 250 examples provides a fascinating insight into the coloration, characteristics, weaknesses and breeding habits of each of the major groups: waxbills, weavers, wydahs, canaries and related finches, quails and pheasants, softbills, Australian parakeets, cockatiels, cockatoos, lories and lorikeets, parrots, doves and pigeons. The book provides all the bird husbandry information needed for bird-keepers everywhere.
Subject: Cage birds.

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