Author : Ryan

Parrots, pigeons find safe haven in Sherwood Park home

Over the past seven years Ian Sprague and Janine Couture have opened their Sherwood Park home to more than 72 species of birds. The couple set up their shelter, Meika’s Safehouse, to give lost and surrendered pet birds a comfy place to live and a chance to one day find new families. The couple’s adventures in bird rescuing may have had their beginnings…

Can Hemp Help Screaming, Feather Plucking, Health in Birds?

Aggressive behavior and feather plucking in birds is a major health concern and often the byproduct of one or more health issues. While few products on the market have shown to counteract the myriad of reasons for this condition, cannabinoids (CBD) and the fatty acids contained within the hemp plant could provide the most protection for birds. Omega fatty acids, when added to…