The Importance of Nail Trims for Your Bird’s Health

four birds in a row sitting outdoors .

Even your bird buddies get an itch they just have to scratch. Can long nails do more than satisfy that itchy spot?

There’s More to an Avian Pet Than Pretty Feathers

Head, shoulders, beak, and tail feathers make Polly pretty. Aside from your avian beauty’s good looks, there is a lot of care that goes into keeping pretty Polly healthy. Nail trims matter as much as diet, exercise, social time, and cage cleanliness.


Tips on Improving the Cleanliness of Your Bird’s Cage

Pet bird in cage.

One of the most important aspects of keeping your bird healthy starts with a clean cage. Keeping up with cleaning your bird’s cage can feel like a chore. To help it feel like less of a burden, it is necessary to establish a routine of cleaning both daily and weekly. 

The good news is that once a cleaning routine is established, it will become quicker and easier to maintain a healthy living environment for your bird. The team at Dickinson Animal Hospital & Pet Wellness Center is here to help you with tips on improving the cleanliness of your bird’s cage.