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Bird Basics

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Marli Lintner, an avian veterinarian, shares her expertise on choosing a pet bird, common species, bringing a bird home, proper housing, nutrition and diet, health matters, trimming wings and nails, and taming a bird.

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Grade Level: 1 - 3
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Grade Level: 1 - 3
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