to the Senegal Parrot and Its Family (Second Edition)
by Mattie Sue Athan & Dianalee Deter
This updated bird owner's guide, written by experts on
parrot psychology and care, instructs on socializing and instilling
domesticated behavior patterns in birds of the Poicephalus family
(Senegal, Meyer's, Red-bellied, Brown-headed, Jardine's, Cape, Rüppell's,
Yellow-faced, and Niam-Niam Parrots). A friendly and relatively
quiet parrot, the Senegal makes an excellent companion for parrot
lovers who might hesitate to keep a noisier bird. The authors offer
clues to the Senegal's sensitive temperament, describe the bird's
traits, and instruct on its dietary needs and appropriate indoor
Item Number: 896
Pages: 160 pp.
Illustrations: Color photos
Size: 6.5" x 7.875"