Question about Allied Precision Birds

1 Answer

Where in the cage should I place the perches?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

  • Contributor
  • 24 Answers

You should stagger the perches throughout the cage in different areas and at varying heights. This will increase the amount of exercise your bird gets. Do not install perches directly over your birds food and water bowl. Waste will drop and contaminate the food.

Posted on Aug 30, 2012

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I bought budgies from different pet shops and discovered that several keep crawling across the front wire of the cage. The question is will they settle down in the breeding size cage.


Mine did when I added branch like perches. Otherwise they did the cage climb along the front. I think the long perches didn’t fit their feet.

Aug 26, 2017 | Pets - Others

1 Answer

What kind of perch should my budgie sleep on?


As long as you provide a variety of perches in your bird's cage, the choice of which to use for sleeping is up to your bird. Your bird most likely knows, instinctively, where they want to sleep. The only type of perch I would recommend not allowing your bird to sleep on is a sandpaper perch. My personal favorite perch style for sleeping is a Booda perch.

Aug 30, 2012 | Allied Precision Birds

1 Answer

What is a grooming perch?


This is a type of perch for your bird cage that allows for some self-grooming. It is a great way to trim down your bird's nails. They often come in great space-saving styles such as corner perches and half sizes. Look into concrete-blended perches. In my opinion they are the best type of grooming perches. Here are a few examples -


http://www.perchfactory.com/bird_cage_perches/sandy_cement_perches.htm


http://www.avianenrichment.com/store/pc/Grooming-Perches-c133.htm

Aug 30, 2012 | Allied Precision Birds

1 Answer

How many perches should I put in my bird's cage?


You should have a minimum of 3 perches - one for sleeping, and two others made of different materials and of varying sizes. This will give your bird enough variety without overcrowding the cage.

Aug 30, 2012 | Allied Precision Birds

1 Answer

Are there various types of bird perches available for my bird cage?


There are several types of perches including rope, hardwood, softwood (dowel), cement, plastic and edible versions.

Aug 30, 2012 | Allied Precision Birds

2 Answers

When it comes to bird cages, why is size so important?


Cage size is a very crucial element in regards to proper bird care. The tail of your bird should never touch the back or bottom of the cage when sitting on their perch. A very general rule to follow is that the width of the cage should be at least 1-1/2 times as wide as your bird's wingspan. Keep in mind that it is not just your bird(s) inhabiting the cage but you will need a perch and most likely some toys. My personal recommendation is to buy the largest cage you can afford.

Aug 29, 2012 | Birds

1 Answer

I'm looking to order bird cages online do you have any recommendation?


I suggest you to have a look at http://www.birdcages.com/helpfulinfo.cfm. I personally purchased a parrot perches from their site and I was very pleased with their customer service and their products. If you're looking for a bird cage you'll find it there.

Aug 05, 2012 | Birds

1 Answer

Do I need a Parrot perches?


Parrot perches are usually made for large sized birds. If you own a couple of small birds you don't really need this cage bur if you own more than 3 parrot you should consider a parrot perches to provide your birds the space they need.

Aug 05, 2012 | Birds

1 Answer

What is the preferred material for ladders and Perches?


You need to make sure that none of the perches,toys and cage parts contain Lead, Zinc or Galvanized parts. All these materialscan lead to serious health issues.

May 13, 2012 | Birds

Not finding what you are looking for?
Birds Logo

Related Topics:

367 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Allied Precision Birds Experts

NOEL
NOEL

Level 3 Expert

8546 Answers

Franck
Franck

Level 2 Expert

18 Answers

Kami

Level 2 Expert

307 Answers

Are you an Allied Precision Bird Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...