My hope is to raise awareness of the unique needs of Rainbow Lorikeets so that adopters can properly care for them and ensure they reach their maximum lifespan.
PORT AUGUSTA, Australia (PRWEB)
July 21, 2021
Known for their bright colors and playful personalities, rainbow lorikeets are both a common sight in the landscape of eastern Australia and an increasingly popular choice among animal lovers alike. looking for a new pet. Despite their prevalence, however, there is much about this particular species that remains unrecognized, posing a serious threat to their livelihoods and well-being in captivity.
Drawing on decades of experience caring for rainbow lorikeets, author Dannie J Taylor has released “Winston: The Adventures of a Brave Australian Rainbow Lorikeet,” a charming tale that follows escapades. pictures of a colorful and intelligent little bird. Hatched in captivity in a commercial aviary, Winston is prematurely taken from his parents and sent to a local pet store to await adoption. After spending months confined to a small cage in a dark corner of the store, he is finally rescued by a sweet elderly woman named Aunt.
Aunt and Winston develop a deep camaraderie, but it is not long before his declining health renders her unable to care for him, and her daughter makes the cruel decision to set him free. Alone in the wild, with no survival skills learned or a herd to call his own, Winston faces considerable challenges and must quickly learn to forage for food and avoid dangerous prey.
Through “Winston,” Taylor celebrates the uniqueness of the Rainbow Lorikeets, highlighting their determination and intelligence as well as their playful and affectionate nature. The book also draws attention to common mistakes and misconceptions surrounding Rainbow Lorikeet ownership and provides readers with a better understanding of how to maintain their health and happiness.
“The rainbow lorikeet has become a very popular pet around the world, but it also requires much more specialized care than other birds,” Taylor said. “My hope is to raise awareness of the unique needs of Rainbow Lorikeets so that adopters can properly care for them and ensure they reach their maximum lifespan. “
Entertaining and educational for all ages, “Winston” demonstrates the remarkable complexity and fierce tenacity of Rainbow Lorikeets.
“Winston: The Adventures of a Brave Australian Rainbow Lorikeet”
By Dannie J Taylor
ISBN: 9781664103825 (soft cover); 9781664103832 (hard cover); 9781664103849 (electronic)
Available on Amazon, Booktopia and Xlibris
About the Author
Dannie J Taylor is an author, retired sailor and conservationist whose love for the Australian bush and its wildlife is evident in his writing. Previously, he had published the acclaimed short story “High Seas Cowboy” as well as 12 short stories. In addition to writing, Taylor enjoys caring for the native flora and fauna of his rural property in South Australia, where he lives with his wife, Jeanne. To learn more about Taylor, please visit dannitaylor.com.
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