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  1. Avian flu: Canada expands poultry bans involving four western U.S. statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... California, Idaho, Oregon and Washington. Canadians shopping in the U.S. are also restricted from bringing back live birds, eggs, egg whites, feathers, poultry manure or lab material containing poultry. The CFIA says live pet birds may be brought ...

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  2. Canadians shopping in U.S. face avian flu-related restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Toronto Star

    ... California, Idaho, Oregon and Washington. Canadians shopping in the U.S. are also restricted from bringing back live birds, eggs, egg whites, feathers, poultry manure or lab material containing poultry. The CFIA says live pet birds may be brought ...

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  3. Canada expands poultry bans involving four U.S. states as avian flu spreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... California, Idaho, Oregon and Washington. Canadians shopping in the U.S. are also restricted from bringing back live birds, eggs, egg whites, feathers, poultry manure or lab material containing poultry. The CFIA says live pet birds may be brought ...

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  4. From the parrot's beak: 1/25 editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    Break up the mid-winter blues with a bird show or event Much is going on this and next weekend! - Beans, beans, good for your parrot's heart: This Patricia Sund recipe begs the question- the more parrots eat the more they... never mind. http://www.birdchannel.com/a /how-to-cook-beans-for-birds.as - It's not all tricks and talking: Some of the less glamorous aspects of bird ownership that pet dealers might not happen to mention: - One word; plastics: Plastic food/water dishes fingered as culprits in some pet bird illnesses/deaths.

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  5. Facts about parakeetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    ... and beneficial to a child's psychological development. There are many different kinds of pets but people who own birds will often claim that they are the most interesting and amusing animals to have around. Birds are messier and harder to care for ...

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  6. Facts about cockatoosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    ... be very beneficial to a child's emotional and social development. There are various kinds of pets but people who own birds usually claim that they are the most interesting and amusing animals to have. Birds are messier and harder to care for than ...

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  7. Facts about finchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    ... be very beneficial to a child's emotional and social development. There are various kinds of pets but people who own birds usually claim that they are the world's most interesting and amusing animals. Birds are messier and harder to care for than ...

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  8. Facts about canariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    Canaries are colorful little birds that are known for their beautiful singing. They can be shy, but their sweet personalities will win your heart.

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  9. Two die of bird flu in ChinaRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | The Nation

    ... of apparent infection between family members. The report came as Taiwan said it had begun culling an additional 22,000 birds Saturday after they tested positive for the H5 strain of the virus in the island's worst bout of the disease in a decade. ...

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  10. Two die as bird flu cases escalate across eastern China, TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | South China Morning Post

    ... of apparent infection between family members. The report came as Taiwan said it had begun culling an additional 22,000 birds on Saturday after they tested positive for the H5 strain of the virus in the island's worst bout of the disease in a decade. ...

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  11. Lycra-clad cyclists in mansion rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Yahoo!

    ... He said they tried to coax the woman out again, telling her she was in danger, but she was concerned about her pet birds. They dialled triple-0 and, after a slight mishap of giving the wrong address, helped fire- fighters get inside the gate by ...

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  12. Poland firefighters rescue tropical birds from frigid temperaturesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Dave Thornton says he and fellow firefighters Bob Sanchez and Tony Tucci were called out Wednesday afternoon to New Castle Road where three men and a woman reported finding two parrots in a tree about fifteen feet above the ground. Thornton says he climbed up a ladder and recovered one of the tropical birds without a problem.

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  13. Pet of the Week: MylanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Sonoran News

    ... to your family, be sure that you're able to meet their unique care requirements. "The care requirements for birds are different and can be demanding, but a pet bird can be a joy to interact with," said Dr. Jordan Gentry, a zoological medicine ...

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  14. Billie Sheaffer, 1928-2015: Avian caretaker kept flocks of birds under her wing in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Press-Telegram

    For about 800 years St. Francis of Assisi has been the patron saint of animals, particularly birds. With the death of Billie Sheaffer on Jan. 8, he might be out of a job.

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  15. Things Passed DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | East Bay Express

    ... an interview, Thomas told me about Miss Rosy, who would sit on her couch while her fat dog slept on the floor, her pet birds flew overhead, and her long-haired housekeeper scurried about. Miss Rosy was always adorned in a plethora of precious ...

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  16. Taiwan culls 6,000 more geese to curb bird flu outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... to have been infected in the latest outbreak of avian influenza that has led to the culling of more than 140,000 birds. The confirmation brought to 21 the total number of farms infected by the outbreak since last week - all in the south - according ...

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  17. Parma girl wins national bird poetry contest, hot bathroom trends and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Cleveland.com

    LOCAL WINNER OF POETRY CONTEST: Raina Hamick of Parma was a winner in Born Free USA's annual National Bird Day poetry contest. Raina, 14, placed second in the 13- to18-year-old age group for her poem "Birds Are People Too."

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  18. Thousands more poultry culled as bird flu fears grow in TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... detected. "This (H5N8) has never been discovered in Taiwan before, it probably could be brought to Taiwan by migratory birds," Chang Su-san, head of the Bureau of Animal and Plant Health Inspection and Quarantine, told reporters. The H5N8 virus had ...

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  19. Chickens stretch their legs as Prop 2 finally takes effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | SFGate

    ... tight as long as it was their choice, not the wire they've lived with above and below and on both sides. Of the birds, just one jumped up on the edge of the pen and flapped around, just to prove she could. "They want to be able to move their wings, ...

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  20. From the parrot's beak: Jan. 11 editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Examiner.com

    ... Park, GA - Sat 9-5, Sun 9-4 - 813-431-8799 -- 1/17: Tea for 'too? Jason Crean addresses the benefits of tea for pet birds at Wingin' It Aviary in Lindenhurst, NY from 7-730 Free, plus a $100 dollar gift card to Winging it Aviary will be raffled off ...

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