Table of contents for Birds for dummies / by Gina Spadafori and Brian L. Speer ; foreword by Joe Carvalho.


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Foreword.
Introduction.
PART I: Which Bird For You?
Chapter 1: Birds and Humans: It's Only Natural!
Chapter 2: Narrowing the Choices.
Chapter 3: A Bird of Your Own.
PART II: Caring for your Bird Properly.
Chapter 4: All the Right Stuff.
Chapter 5: Starting Your Bird Off Right.
Chapter 6: The New Art, Science, and Fun of Feeding Birds Right.
Chapter 7: Beyond Food and Water: Bird Basics.
PART III: Keeping your Bird Healthy.
Chapter 8: How Birds Work: The Short Course.
Chapter 9: A Preventive Care Approach to Your Bird's Health.
Chapter 10: Your Bird in Sickness - and Back to Health.
Chapter 11: Lifelong Care for Your Bird.
PART IV: Living Happily with your Bird.
Chapter 12: Getting to "od Bird!"Dealing with Behavior Problems.
Chapter 13: Living in a Multiple-Bird Household.
PART V: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 14: Ten Bird Myths - Debunked!
Chapter 15: Ten Steps to a Healthy Bird.
Chapter 16: Ten Questions to Ask When Buying a Bird.
Chapter 17: Ten Must-See Avian Web Sites.
Chapter 18: Ten Best Birds for Beginners.
Chapter 19: Ten Common Dangers to Your Bird's Life.
Chapter 20: Ten Disaster-Planning Tips for Bird-Lovers.
Chapter 21: Ten Classic Bird Jokes (Just the Clean Ones).
Appendix: Additional Resources.
Index.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Cage birds