THE AVICULTURAL MAGAZINE - RECENT ISSUES

The Current Issue: THE AVICULTURAL MAGAZINE Vol. 119, No. 4, 2013

From The Chairman

Headstarting the critically endangered Spoon-billed Sandpiper in Russia, 2013
By Roland Digby, Baz Hughes and Nigel Jarrett

News from Loro Parque Fundación September 2013
By Dr Matthias Reinschmidt

Helping the Gloden-plumed Parakeet
By Dr David Waugh

Free lofting versus tethering for birds used in demonstrations
By Lucy Smith

Breeding and hand-rearing Black Palm Cockatoos Probosciger aterrimus at the Jurong Bird Park Singapore
By John Sha

The Avicultural Society Spring Social Meeting at Paignton Zoo
By Philip Schofield

The Avicultural Society Spring Social Meeting at Newquay Zoo
By Nigel Hewston

Raymond Sawyer Scholarship

Book Review: Toucans of the Americas

News & Views

THE AVICULTURAL MAGAZINE Vol. 119, No. 3, 2013

From the Chairman

Having been an aviculturist for fifty years – Part 5
by Bernard Sayers

Breeding the Cape Robin-chat Cossypha caffra
by Llyr Davies

News from Loro Parque Fundacion August 2013
by Dr. Matthias Reinschmidt

Half-ripe maize as an important supplementary food for parrots and parakeets during breeding and rearing
by Dr. Matthias Reinschmidt

An accidental experiment on nest and chick recognition in Taveta Golden Weavers Ploceus castaneiceps
by Annie Valuska and Chelle Plasse

An avicultural review of Living Coasts, Torquay, Devon, UK
By Simon Tonge, Clare Rugg and Jo Gregson

Feather damaging in African Greys – ground-breaking research
by Rosemary Low

Book Review
Parrots of Africa, Madagascar and the Mascarene Islands

News & Views

THE AVICULTURAL MAGAZINE Vol. 119, No. 2, 2013

From the Chairman

Having been an aviculturist for fifty years – Part 4
by Bernard Sayers

Keeping and breeding the Mountain Parakeet Psilopsiagon aurifrons
by Graham Thurlow

Breeding the Amazilia Hummingbird at Weltvogelpark Walsrode
by Hanne van Bavel and Diego C. Rubiano Franco

Breeding the Golden-breasted or Royal Starling Cosmopsarus regius
by Patrick Chartier

Loro Parque Fundación repatriates four more Spix’s Macaws to Brazil
by Dr. David Waugh

News from Loro Parque Fundación, May 2013
by Dr. Matthias Reinschmidt

The Spring Social Meeting to Paradise Park in Cornwall
by Reuben B Girling

Obituary
Dr. Wolfgang Grummt

THE AVICULTURAL MAGAZINE Vol. 118, No. 4, 2012

Further thoughts on the dietary requirements of quail and their keeping and breeding
By Carl Garnham

Keeping and breeding the White-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes cactorum
By Richard Green

Breeding the Orange-breasted Fig Parrot Cyclopsitta gulielmitertii and the Double-eyed Fig Parrot Cyclopsitta diophthalma at Weltvogelpark Walsrode
By Anne Hoppmann and Norbert Neumann

The Black-throated Canary or Seedeater Serinus atrogularis
By John Santegoeds

The European Fruit Dove Project
By Daan Witlox

The Avornis Show
By Rosemary Wiseman

The Avicultural Society trip to the Czech Republic
By Laura Gardner and Geoff Masson

The society’s visit to the Overbrook House collection
By Paul Schofield

News and Views

THE AVICULTURAL MAGAZINE Vol. 118, No. 3, 2012

Rearing couas at Weltvogelpark Walsrode in Germany
By Anne Hoppmann

Mixed fortunes for the society’s adopted hornbills

The Southern Screamer Chauna torquata at Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
By Jo Gregson

Releasing macaws in Costa Rica
By Bryan Andrews

Native passerines in North American Zoos
By Justin C. Hickman

Having been an aviculturalist for fifty years: Part 1
By Bernard Sayers

Book Reviews
Grassfinches in Australia
International Zoo Yearbook, Volume 46
Animals in the Blood: The Ken Smith Story

News & Views