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Bird Flu Reaches Western Washington

Precautions Now Being Taken at Port Orchard Parrots Plus Retail Store The H5N1 Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) virus has now been detected in Western Washington, prompting Port Orchard Parrots Plus and other bird related businesses and organzations to begin taking precautions to prevent the spread of the virus to our indoor flocks. At this time we are asking anyone who has had recent contact with outdoor chickens, ducks, turkey, and/or other barnyard or wild birds …

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PARROT MOUTH: A winwin for everyone 15 July 2022 Free – The Irish Field

This content is copyright protected! However, if you would like to share the information in this article, you may use the headline, summary and link below: Title: PARROT MOUTH: A winwin for everyone Support the animal charity My Lovely Horse Rescue and you could win a stylish town house in Dublin’s Royal Canal Park, worth over €400,000 https://www.theirishfield.ie/parrot-mouth-a-win-win-for-everyone-710049 ENTER YOUR LOYALTY CODE: UNLOCK The code gives you access to the site from when you enter …

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PARROT MOUTH: A winwin for everyone 15 July 2022 Free – The Irish Field

This content is copyright protected! However, if you would like to share the information in this article, you may use the headline, summary and link below: Title: PARROT MOUTH: A winwin for everyone Support the animal charity My Lovely Horse Rescue and you could win a stylish town house in Dublin’s Royal Canal Park, worth over €400,000 https://www.theirishfield.ie/parrot-mouth-a-win-win-for-everyone-710049 ENTER YOUR LOYALTY CODE: UNLOCK The code gives you access to the site from when you enter …

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PARROT MOUTH: A winwin for everyone 15 July 2022 Free – The Irish Field

This content is copyright protected! However, if you would like to share the information in this article, you may use the headline, summary and link below: Title: PARROT MOUTH: A winwin for everyone Support the animal charity My Lovely Horse Rescue and you could win a stylish town house in Dublin’s Royal Canal Park, worth over €400,000 https://www.theirishfield.ie/parrot-mouth-a-win-win-for-everyone-710049 ENTER YOUR LOYALTY CODE: UNLOCK The code gives you access to the site from when you enter …

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Intelligence and life expectancy go hand-in-hand for parrots – ZME Science

New research is uncovering the link between parrots’ long lives, and their big brains.A study led by researchers at the Max Planck Institute of Animal Behavior (MPI-AB) reports that parrots’ exceptional lifespans and their remarkable cognitive abilities are traits that reinforce — or even cause — one another. These birds have surprisingly long lives for their size, in some species rivaling those of humans. That being said, their small statures would point to much shorter …

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Longevity in parrots linked to brain size and cognitive ability – Earth.com

Animal behaviorists have long wondered why certain species of parrots have such long lifespans, considering that they are so small. Researchers from the Max Planck Institute of Animal Behavior and the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology are shedding some new light on the topic. The key to parrot longevity might be found in their brain size and cognitive ability. To gather reliable data, the scientists needed to compare living parrots. To get the data, they …

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Biology professor collaborates with NMSU alumni in ongoing parrot research | New Mexico State University – BE BOLD. Shape the Future. – New Mexico State University

Original article: https://news.nmsu.edu/2022/07/biology-professor-collaborates-with-nmsu-alumni-in-ongoing-parrot-research.htmlNew Mexico State University alumna Anna Young and biology professor Timothy Wright were contributing authors on a recent article that correlated relative brain size of parrots to their life expectancy. The paper, led by researcher Simeon Smeele at the Max Planck Institute of Animal Behavior, was published in “Proceedings of the Royal Society B.” It is an extension of prior research published jointly by Wright and his two previous NMSU graduate students, Young and …

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Anti-gun Press Parrots Misleading Stats and Creates Outright Falsehoods – Buckeye Firearms Association

As NRA-ILA recently pointed out, gun control researchers and their establishment press lapdogs propagate misleading “science” to advance their political agenda. Sometimes this involves sophisticated statistical modeling, other times it involves the crude mischaracterization of data. The anti-gun advocates’ longest-running version of the latter involves conflating firearm-related deaths among children and those among juveniles and young adults.This is how it works: Step one, acquire statistics on firearm-related deaths among children ages 1-14. Step two, combine …

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Amityville taking a blanket approach to rooting out invasive parrot feather – Newsday

The Village of Amityville on Monday, July 11 began the project of placing large weighted down vinyl blankets to get rid of an invasive weed called parrot feather that has been choking the waterways. Credit: Johnny MilanoPrivacy Policy |Terms of service |Subscription terms |Your ad choices |Cookie Settings |California Privacy Rights |About Us |Contact Newsday |Reprints & permissions |Advertise with Newsday |HelpCopyright ©2022 Newsday. All rights reserved.source

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'Stranger Things' Offers a Glimmer of Hope During Netflix's Slump – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Daybreak Australia. Live from New York and Sydney. The latest news impacting markets, business and finance around the world.Live market coverage co-anchored from Hong Kong and New York. Overnight on Wall Street is daytime in Asia. Markets never sleep, and neither does Bloomberg. Track your investments 24 hours a day, around the clock from around the world.I Love Wine transports you to the best winemaking regions of the worldG-20 Finance Chiefs Blame Russia as …

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