The Finch Weekly

Northern Cardinal – American Stunner

The northern cardinal, also known as the Virginia Cardinal, is likely one of the birds that even non-bird keepers may recognise.  With its brilliant red plumage, black face and distinctive crest, it is a popular bird on Christmas cards and in winter scenes.  While it is illegal to keep in the US, it is also […]

The Strawberry Finch

If you like your finches small and brightly coloured, friendly and interesting to watch, then the Strawberry finch will be a great one to consider.  These small three or four inch long finches are members of the same family as the equally tiny Gold Breast Waxbill and make great cage or aviary birds.  Just beware […]