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National Bird Day 2013

Offbeat  (tags: national bird day, advocates, activists, captive birds, welfare )

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Born Free USA in coordination with the Avian Welfare Coalition (AWC) is calling on activists around the U.S. to take action on behalf of captive birds by drawing attention to the exploitation of other countries' native birds by the U.S. pet industry

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Teresa W. (785)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 5:59 am
thank you

desanka s. (420)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 12:46 pm
I have feeders in my yard for these lovely creatures. Sadly, birds of every size and color are under threat today. Thank you Simone.

Christeen Anderson (659)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 12:50 pm
Thank you for drawing attention to our beautiful feathered friends.

Bette M. (91)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 1:31 pm
Wherever you are there once was a forest full of birds.
Plant & protect Danny's birds & trees for life.
Trees of the earth are the lungs of the earth.

Suzanne Site Problems (131)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 3:01 pm
Definitely a need for more attention to the plight of birds.

Magdika Cecilia PĂ©rez (131)
Monday January 7, 2013, 3:06 am
great ... nothing worse than a species meant to fly - to be in a prison ... in a cage

John Gregoire (293)
Monday January 7, 2013, 6:42 am
Birds should not be kept in captivity. Thanks to all who feed and enjoy the wild creatures. As with most horrible stuff, if we don't buy it the problem goes away. I feel much the same about the concentration camps we call zoos.

SCOPO Center (13)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 9:11 am
I am not aware there is a national bird day!

Robert O. (12)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 1:56 pm
I didn't know there was a national bird day but glad there is. I love birds! Thank you Simone.
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