Unlike any other book, Avian Cognition thoroughly examines avian intelligence, behavior, and individuality. Preferences, choices, motivation, and habits of species, flocks, and individual birds are discussed and compared. This book investigates who birds are and why they do what they do. Daily, seasonal, and play activities, creativity, reasoning a

chapter 1|24 pages

What is Intelligence Anyway?

chapter 2|47 pages


chapter 3|72 pages

Canada Geese

chapter 4|60 pages

Mallard Ducks

chapter 5|13 pages

Ruby-throated Hummingbirds

chapter 6|16 pages


chapter 7|75 pages


chapter 8|40 pages

Zebra Finch

chapter 9|46 pages

Meyer’s Parrot and Red-bellied Parrot

chapter 10|34 pages

Indian Ringneck Parakeet

chapter 11|28 pages

Mitred Conure

chapter 12|19 pages

Avian Communication Patterns