Got a bird that might enjoy hearing the calls of its own kind? Or maybe you’re thinking of getting a new bird and would like to know how your prospective buddy will sound. BirdBuddy now provides a library of over 700 sound files covering sounds made by the most popular pet bird species, which you can download at your leisure.
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How do I measure thee? Let me count the ways. Well, there are about 22 at the moment. BirdBuddy now has a new ‘Metrics’ system which lets users record, track and compare results from blood chemistry and hematology tests, as well as weight. Here we look at how use the metrics system and get those groovy graphs growing.
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The weight of your bird provides an important insight into its general well being and physical health. Here we look at how to get a bird onto a weighing scale and how you can keep records of your bird’s weight over time using the BirdBuddy app.
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A big shiny new feature can be found in the latest release of BirdBuddy – weight tracking for your bird. Now you can enter weight readings at any time and frequency, then see the data displayed in a dynamic line graph complete with tap-able value points which show the time and weight clearly. Here I describe the simple steps involved in using it.
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It’s been a few months since Pugwash our beloved Congo African Grey parrot decided to make use of a carelessly left open door and go his own way into the wide world. Thinking about him and his story raises questions about the ethics and nature of keeping these beautiful, intelligent birds as a pet.
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BBSpace is where BirdBuddy users can view each other’s pet birds, items for sale and wanted items. You can chat to anyone about any of their items or just ask for advice. BBSpace is the only social network platform for pet bird enthusiasts.
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The BirdBuddy diet management functionality is designed to help you keep track of what foods your pet bird prefers and what foods your species of pet is likely to enjoy. You can set up your bird’s diet preferences here.
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Some life events need scheduling in the future. The BirdBuddy ‘Notifications’ functionality allow you to set alerts on your device to remind you about bird-related tasks you might need to do. Find out how to set these notifications up here….
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From behavioral and dietary changes to mating, egg laying and visits to the vet, you can associate life events with your birds to create a timeline showing your bird’s progress through life. Here you can learn how to set up and mange those life events.
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Whether you are using BirdBuddy’s offline bird management functionality or wanting to show off your beloved pet to other users in the BBSpace social network platform, here is where you edit and manage the relevant details.
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