Preparation of the breeding season (03/01/2021)
Tackling hidden diseases in healthy birds and building a good condition while avoiding deficiencies is essential in the breeding preparation.
Trichomonas, an unknown respiratory disease (01/01/2021)
Nowadays many canaries and European finches are carriers of the protozoa TRICHOMONAS without any pronounced symptoms and therefore it is quite a confusing disease as the first symptoms are modest. Sometimes it only concerns wet eyes and sneezing, but the consequences for the breeding can be serious.
Published in the magazines "De Witte Spreeuwen" of the KBOF (January 2021) and in "Onze Vogels" of the NBvV (December 2020).
On consultation with the avian vet (02/01/2015)
"A good breeding requires a good preparation"
Published in the magazine "De Witte Spreeuwen" of the K.B.O.F. - February 2015