Note to Readers

Just a short note to let you know that as we continue to switch over to our new website - BirbObserver.com - we'll be taking a short hiatus from publishing The Round Up.  Rest assured that this marquis section of BirbObserver will be back in the coming few weeks! In the meantime we encourage you to … Continue reading Note to Readers

Petition Demanding Instagram Improve Its Rules Against Animal Cruelty

by Ashley Tangkilissan I am Ashley Tangkilissan and the operator of Instagram account @HaruYukiBun. I am a proud bunny mom of two males, named Haru and Yuki. I am married to the love of my life for 6 years and we have been together for twice that. I met my husband when I was 12 … Continue reading Petition Demanding Instagram Improve Its Rules Against Animal Cruelty

Budgies: Popularity With a Problem

by Mariah Hughes Budgerigars - or, affectionately, budgies - may be the most popular pet bird species in the world: most major pet stores sell them for the cost of a quick lunch and aviculturists breed them with ease. Their minute stature makes keeping a small flock cheap and relatively easy. Though they are tiny, … Continue reading Budgies: Popularity With a Problem