BirdTricks Blog | Parrot Training — acclimatizing a parrot
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Q: I want to bring my birds outside during the day. How hot is TOO hot for my birds?
-William B., Buffalo, NY
A: There are many, many great benefits to giving your birds a daily dose of sunshine and fresh air, but climate and temperature does play a role and involve risks. For the bird that is accustomed to being outdoors and has been able to make that gradual adjustment from season to season, it is more simple: watching for signs of distress and keeping water plentiful. ...
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