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Every bird keeper knows how the plumage of his beloved pets looks like.
But where can you find a budgie's vent? And for what purpose do the
birds use their preen gland? There are situations in which it is very
helpful to know these details, for example in case you want to describe
an avian vet exactly where a swelling or injury is located.
So, especially when it comes to the health of budgies, it is important to
have some basic knowledge of the bird's anatomy. With the
help of the figure shown in this chapter, you can learn more about the
most important anatomical details of a budgie or other pet birds. Please click the underlined
terms in the table below if you want to get further information.
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