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The Indigo Macaw Re-appraised - AFA Watchbird 1992

This is the article by Robin Pickering and Joe Cuddy, which appeared in the August/September 1992 issue of AFA Watchbird. It is about the differences between the Lear’s Macaw and the Glaucous Macaw, which the authors noticed  

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Prehistoric Cave Paintings Discovered

by Tony PITTMAN. Published in Cage and Aviary Birds on 12th March, 1994

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Anodorhynchus macaws as followers of extinct megafauna: an hypothesis

by Carlos YAMASHITA. Published in " Ararajuba ",the Journal of the Brazilian Ornithological Society 5(2) P. 176-182 (December 1997)

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Internal papillomatous disease. Managing the papilloma-positive breeder bird

by Margaret A. WISSMAN, DVM and Bill PARSONS, Wesley Chapel, Florida. Published in afa Watchbird (Pages 26-27) Volume XXVII. Number 4, July/Aug 2000

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Collared Forest-falcon Micrastur semitorquatus courtship and mating, with take-over of a macaw nest

by Bernabé LÓPEZ-LANÚS. Published in Cotinga, the Journal of the Neotropical Bird Club, (Pages 9-11), Number 14, Autumn 2000.

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Aging in Macaws

by Susan CLUBB, D.V.M. Published in the ASA Avicultural Bulletin in August 1993.

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  • Monday 6th May 2024
    Interesting articles on the keeping, breeding and development of the Lear’s macaw at ACTP Germany

    I have translated the article, which appeared in two parts in the German magazine Papageien at the beginning of 2021. The translation, which appears in Content under "The Lear’s Macaw in Aviculture" was not straight forward because of the su ... Read More »

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 " Naturam expellas furca, tamen usque recurret "

( If you drive out nature with a pitchfork, she will soon find a way back)

Horace (65-8 BC)