A Guide to Cockatiels & their Mutations Revised Edition (Hard Cover)

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Comprehensive details on wild habitat and habits, captive care, housing, nutrition & breeding, pet bird care and enrichment and all colour mutations available worldwide & their genetics are supported by 375 colour images....
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Dr Terry Martin & Diana Andersen
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Comprehensive details on wild habitat and habits, captive care, housing, nutrition & breeding, pet bird care and enrichment and all colour mutations available worldwide & their genetics are supported by 375 colour images.

CONTENTS
Cockatiels in the Wild
    Origins
    Distribution
    Feeding Habits
    Breeding
    Status
Cockatiels as Aviary Birds
    Housing
    Feeding
    Breeding
    Parent Rearing
    Artificial Incubation
    Handrearing 
Basic First Aid for Cockatiels
    Common Injuries
    Cage Accessories and Set-up
Cockatiels as Pet and Companion Birds
    Housing
    Environment
    Enrichment
    Feeding
    Behaviour 
Colour Mutations and Genetics in Cockatiels
    Basic Genetics 
     
Mutations established in Europe, North America and Australia
    Combination Colours 
Health and Disease 
in Cockatiels