October 18, 2022

Toucan Facts and Information

Area: South America Habitat: Tropical and subtropical forests Food: Fruits, insects Size: 29cm – 63cm (11.5in – 29in) Wing opening: 50cm – 119cm (20in – 47in) Weight: 130g – 680g (4.6oz – 24oz) Lives in: Flocks Speed: 64km/h (39mph) Colors: Orange, white, black Predators: prey birds, large cats Multiplication: 3 […]
October 13, 2022

What are Phytophagous Birds?

Phytophagous birds are birds that feed on plants. Many birds depend on the plant matter that is part of their basic food. A close relationship between plants and animals occurs in each case. Birds pollinate flowers when they feed on nectar and help spread the seeds when they feed on […]
September 26, 2022

 Is a Bird an Animal?

Today I will go over a small but important problem: Are birds animals? For biologists, this has long been solved, but those who do not have studies in the field may still be confused about this. Many times, I have met people who are skeptical about this detail of biology, […]
September 15, 2022

Can You Keep a Penguin as a Pet?

There are quite a lot of people that choose an exotic animal as their pet. One example is the penguin, which is a really interesting pet to own, and would surely be a great discussion starter at any barbeque. But the United States really isn’t the country where you could […]
September 15, 2022

Seagulls as Pets – Is it Illegal to Keep a Seagull?

The seagull is a very popular and known bird species both in America and Europe. It belongs to the family of Laridae birds, the order of the Charadriiformes. This type of bird has settled around the world in many places, except in deserts, rainforests, and certain islands in the Pacific […]
September 11, 2022

Are Birds Mammals?

All around the Earth, there are two main types of animals: vertebrates and invertebrates. Invertebrates, which are animals without a spine, are divided into different classes, such as arachnids and insects. There are five main classes of vertebrate animals. These are birds, mammals, fish, reptiles, and amphibians. Each of these […]
September 3, 2022

Are Flamingos Dangerous?

The flamingo is one of the most beautiful birds in the world and also one of the strangest. If you’re lucky enough to see them in person, you will have a beautiful memory of these impressive colorful birds. Flamingos are part of the order Phoenicopteriformes, although some usually include them […]
June 29, 2022

What do Baby Birds Drink and Eat?

If you’re wondering what exactly would a baby bird eat or drink, then this article will give you some clear pointers on this. The feeding of the baby birds by their parents is something very unusual for us humans to watch. It involves the parents eating different types of bird […]