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Wings

There are several different methods of wing feather clipping and everyone seems to have their own opinion. The method I use and find that works the best is to clip the first 5-7 primary feathers on BOTH wings, using the primary coverts as a guide. Sometimes…

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Beaks

Your bird’s beak grows continually like our fingernails do.

The rhamphotheca is made of keratin, which is the same substance found in antlers or our fingernails. And like horns or fingernails, the beak is constantly growing

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Nails

Routine nail trimming is very important for your bird’s health and safety. If their nails get too long it will cause them difficulty in perching.

Keep your fid’s confidence strong, keep their nails at an appropriate length.

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