Archive for June, 2011

THE AVICULTURAL MAGAZINE Vol. 117, No. 1, 2011

Saving the Gouldian Finch Erythrura gouldiae
by Sarah R. Pryke
Breeding the White-crowned Robin-chat Cossypha albicapilla
by Gary Bralsford
Breeding Bewick’s Swan Cygnus columbianus bewickii at Flamingo Gardens and Zoological Park
by Christopher Marler
The care and breeding of the Pekin Robin Leiothrix lutea
by Christopher Dunn
The 2010 breeding season at Waddesdon Manor
by Ian Edmans
Breeding the Black-necked Weaver Ploceus nigricollis melanoxanthus at …

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THE AVICULTURAL MAGAZINE Vol. 116, No. 4, 2010

The Rainforest Dragons (Cassowaries)
by Jo Gregson
The Cuckoo Finch Anomalospiza imberbis
by Neville Brickell
Breeding the Magpie Shrike Corvinella melanoleuca
by Gary Bralsford
WJC (Wilfred) Frost: an incomplete biography
by Malcolm Ellis
An interesting and unusual hybrid
by Fred Barnicoat
Plus book reviews, news and views.

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THE AVICULTURAL MAGAZINE Vol. 116, No. 3, 2010

KEEPING AND BREEDING THE TROPICAL MOCKINGBIRD Mimus gilvus gracilis
by Gary Bralsford.
REPRODUCTIVE BEHAVIOUR OF THE SADDLE-BILLED STORK Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis AND DEVELOPMENTAL BEHAVIOUR OF THE CHICKS (with photo of chicks aged 15 days and 18 days)
by J. J. Elston, K. Unger and R. Dunn.
DIARY OF A WEEK SPENT PHOTOGRAPHING BIRDS AT WELTVOGELPARK WALSRODE (with several photographs of …

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2011 Trip to Germany

The Avicultural Society is planning a visit to Germany over the weekend of September 9th-September 12th 2011. Members will have the opportunity to visit Wuppertal Zoo, Ludger Bremehr’s collection and Koln Zoo.
Further details are available from:
Karli Lisiecki,
Howard Travel,
12/13 Church Walk,
Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8DX
Tel: 01225 777227
Email: karli@howardtravel.com

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Autumn Social Meeting

The autumn Social Meeting will be on Saturday, September 24th at Paultons Park, Ower, Romsey, Hampshire. Entry to Paulton’s Park is from 11am, lunch will be served at 1pm. A guided tour of the bird collection will commence at 2.15pm Tickets for members and guests is £11.
For tickets and further information contact:
Stewart Pyper
21 Primrose Hill
Nunney
Nr …

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2010 BREEDING CENSUS

Please complete and submit the Foreign Bird Federation 2010 Breeding Census.
More information about the breeding census is available here.

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