House Bill 1043, passed in 2011, prohibits the possession of birds intended for fighting, as well as prohibiting attendance of cockfights in Texas, according to the Humane Society of the United States. In addition, the b... More » Pets & Animals Pets Pet Birds

The Uniform Anatomical Gift Act prohibits people from receiving payment for donating their bodies to science, according to MedCure. Under the act, obtaining financial gain from selling anatomical gifts is a felony. When ... More »

Game birds are available for purchase at Stromberg’ and Stromberg’ offers a large selection of game birds that include guineafowl, peafowl, pheasants and quail. This site also feature... More » Pets & Animals Pets Pet Birds

Theft of property worth less than $50 is a Class C misdemeanor in Texas, while personal possession of a quantity of marijuana that does not exceed 2 ounces is a Class B misdemeanor in Texas. Carrying a firearm without a ... More »

A couple of ways to find birds looking for a good home is to check the local animal shelter or a pet rescue site like or A list of rescue organizations is also available on the More » Pets & Animals Pets Pet Birds

Parakeets, and most birds, should not eat apple seeds, chocolate, avocados, onions and mushrooms. These foods can cause a variety of problems including liver failure and cardiac distress. Parakeets should also not be fed... More » Pets & Animals Pets Pet Birds

Some popular pet birds include cockatiels, parrots, cockatoos, parakeets and conures. Other pet birds are the amazon, lovebird and macaw. Among the different types of parrots, the African grey parrot is one of the most p... More » Pets & Animals Pets Pet Birds