Bird owners everywhere should log in to Avian Avenue for the best quality information about how to care for their birds as well as a supportive social atmosphere. The forum is very active with thousands of bird owners who adore their pets and love to swap notes and chat about funny things their birds do. It's also a great place to find high quality merchandise for your birds.
The forum consists of over fifty topic areas but it has a very logical organization so you never get lost or overwhelmed by the choices. The topic areas are sub-divided by administrative/general socializing (twelve topics), non-breed-specific bird topics (over twenty) and a breed-specific area (over twenty). The administration and moderation of the forum is very active and they do a great job maintaining a helpful environment that is warm and welcoming to all participants. Photos of pets are welcome and encouraged, so it's a terrific place to glory in the beauty of tropical birds.
It's a great place to go to learn about different pet bird species and caring for pet birds in general - which makes it a valuable place to do breed research if you're considering getting a bird. If you have a bird and experience problems or challenges, the Avian Avenue participants are happy to offer helpful tips and high quality advice and let you know if any advice you've been given is poor. The focus is entirely on how to best care for these gorgeous animals so that they have healthy and happy, long lives.
Last but not least, the vendors who participate and advertise on Avian Avenue are known to the community for their high quality, hand-made merchandise. You won't find commodity products here, or cheap foreign products with dubious materials that may be toxic to birds. The vendors on Avian Avenue are active participants on the forum and bird lovers themselves, so they both know their business and have solid reputations for quality.
While the internet is stuffed full of discussion forums that are in themselves usually stuffed full of trolls, spammers and generally poor information, Avian Avenue is one of the genuinely great quality forums. If you have a bird or want to get one, and you don't check it out, you'd be missing a huge opportunity!
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