Celebrate National Bird Day with us by checking out some fun activities and finding out what this "day" is all about.
National Bird Day is about meant to raise awareness about birds, those facing extinction in the wild and those held in captivity and what we can do to help birds as a species.
According to NationalBirdDay.com, "Born Free USA in coordination with the Avian Welfare Coalition (AWC) is calling on activists around the U.S. to take action on behalf of captive birds by drawing attention to the exploitation of other countries' native birds by the U.S. pet industry on January 5 - National Bird Day."
Birds are amazing creatures that provide us with beautiful music, sights and even information about the world around us on a regular basis. If you have a pet bird, you should read these 10 things you can do to make him happier.
Celebrate the day of awareness by:
- Clicking through pics of birds of prey.
- Seeing how well you know various bird calls.
- Making a treat for some wild birds.