and the willingness to do the work involved, too—breeders do a lot more food
preparation, record keeping and cage cleaning than pet keepers do! Especially
when new to keeping canaries, many pet owners erroneously believe that a pet ...
This book introduces several of the different types of canary that are popular today, and offers invaluable advice on the responsibilities of ownership and how best to care for these birds.
Author: Brian Keenan
Publisher: Crowood Press
Canaries have been domesticated since the fifteenth century, when the Spanish first imported them from their Canary Isles home, attracted by their melodic song. Since then their popularity as a caged bird has spread throughout the world. This book introduces several of the different types of canary that are popular.
A useful, detailed guide to breeding and keeping canaries.
Author: Marie Miley-Russell
Publisher: Booklocker.Com Incorporated
Contains a wealth of easy-to-understand, practical information on canary selection, feeding, housing, health, breeding, and more, The Practical Canary Handbook is an invaluable guide to breeding and keeping canaries.
Simply put, this book contains all of the information you need in order to determine whether the canary is the right pet for you and, if it is, it will help you get started in becoming the best canary owner you can possibly be.Canary ...
Author: Ben Scott
When you hear the word "canary" you probably think of a cheery, bright yellow bird. While this image is by no means inaccurate, canaries actually come in a wide variety of colors, patterns, and shapes. Canaries are very popular pets because they are very beautiful and the males of the species sing lovely songs. If you are thinking about keeping a canary as a pet, you would be wise to learn as much about the species as you can - that is where this book comes into play.Within the pages of this book you will find a wealth of knowledge about the canary as a species as well as important information about keeping canaries as pets. Here you will find information about purchasing canaries, creating the ideal canary habitat, crafting a healthy diet, and preventing canary disease. Simply put, this book contains all of the information you need in order to determine whether the canary is the right pet for you and, if it is, it will help you get started in becoming the best canary owner you can possibly be.Canary breeding, diet, cages, singing, where to buy, cost, health, lifespan, types, and more covered!
No one can say when the keeping of Canaries first became a hobby, but this
much we do know, that for over 400 years it has been known in this country. More
we know that it is a hobby which has been followed by all sorts and conditions of
Author: C. A. House
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
Canary breeding is a hugely popular hobby, and one that surpasses most hobbies, in that the amateur can very quickly, with knowledge and experience, excel as a breeder and exhibitor of the different varieties known to the canary fancy. This is a highly detailed and comprehensive guide to breeding and showing canaries, complete with a wealth of illustrations.Contents Include: Canary Keeping as a Hobby Aviaries, Cages and Fittings Breeding and General Management Moulting and Colour Feeding Diseases and Their Treatment Seeds and Their Uses Exhibiting The Belgian The Scots Fancy The Yorkshire The Lancashire The Dutch Frill The Crested Norwich The Norwich Plainhead The Lizard The Cinnamon The Border Fancy The London Fancy The Roller Fancy Lesser-Known Varieties Keywords: Canary Breeding Scots Fancy Norwich Moulting Aviaries Frill Canaries Exhibitor Comprehensive Guide Lancashire Lizard Cinnamon Yorkshire Illustrations Seeds Diseases
Domestic Canaries Many canaries are kept as pets. Domestic canaries are those
that live as pets. People keeping canaries as pets must keep their needs in mind.
Canaries are flying birds. So, pet canaries need room to fly in a cage.
Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Which class of animals spend part of their time in water and part on land? What animal is the skunk’s only regular predator? Which spider’s bite can kill people? Find out the answers to these questions and more in Kids InfoBits Presents: Animals. Animals contains authoritative, age-appropriate content covering a range of animals, from dogs and butterflies to sharks and penguins. The content, arranged in A-Z format, provides interesting and important facts and is geared to fit the needs of elementary school students. Kids InfoBits Presents contains content derived from Kids InfoBits, a content-rich and easy-to-use digital resource available at your local school or public library.
Purchase Contracts Condominiums A blanket ban on the keeping of canaries
has legal force only if all the members of the condominium community decide on
it by unanimous consent . A mere majority is often not sufficient to forbid the ...
Author: Sigrun Rittrich-Dorenkamp
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
Basic information to help you purchase and care for the new pet in your home. Filled with full-color photos and drawings.
In America today we keep in captivity a wide variety of foreign birds. All of them
will thrive in aviaries if these enclosures are built with the birds' welfare the
principal objective. Among the socalled seedeaters or hardbills, canaries and
Author: Carl Naether
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
This book is designed to serve as a helpful, practical guide in aviary construction and its equipment. It will provide a guide to building aviaries to meet the needs of however many birds, kind of birds may be kept, blend harmoniously into its environment and not conflict with its immediate surroundings.
Cage Making; Formation of Canary Societies; Exhibition Canaries, Their Points
and how to Breed Them; And all Other Matters Connected with this Fancy R. L.
Wallace. KEEPING OUT MICE.—If you are troubled with mice, they will probably
Author: R. L. Wallace
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
This vintage book contains a comprehensive handbook on keeping canaries. It includes full directions for the breeding, rearing, and management of canaries and canary mules; information on cage making; formation of canary societies; exhibition canaries, their points, and how to breed and exhibit them; and all other matters connected with this fancy. This book constitutes an invaluable resource for the modern canary breeder, and it would make for an great addition to collections of related literature. The chapters include: “Cages and Cage-Making”, “Breeding and Management”, “Mule Breeding”, “Diseases”, “Moulting”, “Miscellaneous”, “The Original Canary”, “The Belgian”, etcetera. This antiquarian volume is being republished now in an affordable, modern edition - complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on aviculture.
Plain hints for keeping canaries of all kinds in cage or aviary . Post free , ls . 2d . (
Postal Order . ) The Crested Canary : Its BREEDING AND EXHIBITION , by W. E.
GREEVES . With some notes on the NORWICH PLAINHEAD . Illustrated , post ...