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The Complete Pet Bird Owner's Handbook (Revised Edition)
by Dr. Gary A. Gallerstein
all aspects of pet bird ownership, including selection, nutrition, behavior, home
physicals, emergency medical care, preventative medicine, and much more. Presented
in seventeen chapters, this book provides guidance on getting started, achieving
optimum health, and understanding what your bird needs from you for a happy, healthy
life. Includes an index of health and illness signs, general index, bibliography
of additional resources, and superb photos and illustrations to support the detailed
text. You will consider this book to be the most essential reference in your avian
library, a constant source of reliable advice, assistance, and assurance for your
"Wow! This book is a gem. Packed with information and good insight, it needs to be a part of every pet bird owner's library. Dr. Gallerstein has done it again!"
"The Complete Pet Bird Owner's Handbook is a valuable addition to the home library. It encompasses a broad range of practical information from behavior and diet, to recognizing various illnesses and quickly stabilizing medical emergencies during those important minutes it takes to get to the veterinarian. Those new to bird 'parenthood' will learn much from it and veteran bird 'parents' will find The Complete Pet Bird Owner's Handbook a quick and valuable source of reference."
Davis, "The Bird Lady," companion bird behavior consultant
"I thoroughly enjoyed the 3rd edition of Dr. Gallerstein's great book. I have recommended his book for my clients for years and look forward to offering the new edition to my bird-owning clients. This book is definitely a must-have for bird owning clients. I strongly recommend it."
B. Worell, DVM, ABVP-Avian
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