Finches for Dummies offers friendly advice on proper finch care.
Of all the birds kept as pets-16.5 million in American homes-none are as widely diversified as finches, which hail from nearly every corner of the globe. This fun, practical guide provides finch owners and those deciding if they want to bring a finch into their home with expert guidance in raising this delightful bird. It covers choosing the right species of finch, health care, housing and supplies, feeding, training, and how to have fun and maintain the best relationship with a finch.
Table of Contents :
Chapter 1: Finches: More Than Just Pretty, Chatty Birds.
Chapter 2: Is a Finch Your Perfect Pet?
Chapter 3: Finding and Selecting a Finch.
Chapter 4: Home Tweet Home: Preparing for Your Finch and Bringing It Home.
Chapter 5: Caring for Your Finch.
Chapter 6: Come Here Often? Getting to Know Your Finch.
Chapter 7: Keeping Your Finch Healthy and Handling Emergencies.
Appendix: The Part of Tens.
Author : Nikki Moustaki (New York, NY), an avian care and behavior consultant, is the author of 12 books on bird care and behavior, including Finches For Dummies and Parrots For Dummies.