Archive for the ‘Bird’ Category


5 Similarities between Parrots and Toddlers

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
Parrots make wonderful pets as they are full of charm and can be very entertaining. But at times, they can also be a bit of a nightmare. Here’s a list of how having a pet Parrot can be like looking after a toddler. The

Micro Chipping your Bird

Monday, March 25th, 2019
Micro chipping has become an extremely popular way of identifying pets, due to the many benefits of it. In many Australian states it has become the law that all Cats and Dogs need to be micro chipped. With exotic pets be

Three Friendly Birds

Monday, March 11th, 2019
Deciding on which bird species would make the perfect pet for you can be difficult. With so many to choose from, it’s hard to know which you’ll be able to care for best. Petcover have put together a list of three bir

5 Feathery Facts about Macaws

Monday, December 10th, 2018
Macaws are a popular choice in pets from the Parrot Family. They’re sociable personalities make for a colourful companion to keep you entertained. Their loyal nature makes them a great bird to grow old with. But how ol

Beak Care

Monday, November 26th, 2018
The condition of your bird’s beak is a good indicator of their overall health. Learning to look out for abnormalities in the size, texture and colour of your bird’s beak will help you identify and resolve common heal

Caring for your Cockatoos Emotional Needs

Monday, November 19th, 2018
Cockatoos are known for their entertaining quirks and vibrant personalities. Keeping a cockatoo as a pet can be a truly rewarding experience as they often form strong bonds with their owner.  However with an affectionat

Homemade Bird Treats

Thursday, November 8th, 2018
Just like us humans, birds need a balanced diet to keep them happy and healthy. But everyone deserves a treat some times. Treats are a great way of enticing your bird to learn new tricks or rewarding them for good behavi

5 Ways to Bond with your Bird

Thursday, November 1st, 2018
The biggest mistake owners can make is leaving their bird in it’s cage. Birds are not meant to be part of the furniture, left to sit in their cage for the rest of their lives. It is important to let your bird out a

How to Keep Your Bird Chirpy

Monday, October 15th, 2018
Birds can be joyful companions to have in your home. They can brighten up your house as well as your day. But it is important to look after your pet properly, to keep them healthy and happy. Birds come in all shapes and

Petcover launches ‘Exotic, Rare and Unusual’ Pet Insurance

Friday, October 5th, 2018
A new era in pet insurance!   Petcover is proud to announce the launch of ‘Exotic, Rare and Unusual’ pet insurance, for your reptile, small mammal and bird. From today, you will now be able to insure domestic an