Includes: how to sex finches, stimulating finches to breed, nests and nest material, plans for constructing nest boxes, eggs and egg repair, candling for fertility, what to expect with young, development of chicks, life cycles, fostering and handfeeding how-to, discouraging egg laying, and how lighting affects breeding.
Pros and Cons of Buying a Finch - Students with Birds
Canaries and other finches are a very different bird from a parrot. First, canaries are songbirds, and unlike parrots, their bites won't send you running for a box of bandages. (In fact, my canary has never bitten me, ever.) Parrots are hookbills, identifiable by their hooked beaks for gasping and slicing, while finches have a wedge-shaped beak for hulling seeds.
How to Keep Finches for Pets
Finches don't mind an audience but would rather you stay on your own side of the bars, and they prefer perches to shoulders or fingers for sitting. But with the right food and housing, these energetic, easy-care socialites provide a show worthy of the ticket price.
Common Finch Diseases and Treatments
Common signs of health concerns in finches and how to treat them.
9 Common Pet Finch Health Problems - Petful
Several illnesses and conditions might eventually affect your pet finch. Read our list of pet finch health problems - symptoms and treatments.
Finches As Pet Birds
Zebra finches, society finches and Gouldian finches make great pet birds.
5 Ways to Raise Zebra Finches
How to Raise Zebra Finches. Zebra finches are attractive, cheerful little birds that originate from Australia. They are sociable birds and should ideally be kept in pairs or groups.
Finches Species Profile
Learn the facets of finch care including housing, diet, grooming, maintenance and others here.
Caring for Finches: An Expert Guide
For a beautiful and low maintenance pet for busy schedules, look no further than the finch. Read our guide to caring for finches.
Zebra Finches as Pets (What to Expect)
About zebra finches as pets - what to expect from a pet finch.
Finch Personality, Food & Care
Find out more about your specific species of pet bird. Parakeets, cockatiels, conures, macaws, parrots, canarys, love birds, finches.
Finch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The true finches are small to medium-sized passerine birds in the family Fringillidae.