Rosemary Low – Published books
Rosemary Low has published more books and articles
on Parrots than anyone -- alive or dead!
Aviary birds. * Arco, 1968.
The parrots of South America. *Gifford, 1972.
Care for your budgerigar. * Mason, 1973
Beginner's guide to birdkeeping.
* London: Pelham Books, 1974.
Mynah Birds.* Bartholomew, 1976
Lories and lorikeets. * Elek, 1977.
How to keep parrots, cockatiels and macaws in cage or aviary. * Bartholomew, 1980.
Parrots : Their care and breeding * Blandford, 1980. Blandford, 1986 Revised and enlarged edition
Blandford, 1991 Third edition
Amazon parrots (paintings: Elisabeth Butterworth, text Rosemary Low), Basilisk 1983
Endangered parrots. * Blandford, 1984
Blandford, 1994 Revised edition
Keeping parrots. * Blandford, 1985.
Parrots and related birds. * Hamlyn, 1986.
Hand-rearing parrots and other birds. * Blandford, 1987. Blandford, 1991 Revised edition
Parrots : a complete guide. * Merehurst, 1988.
Macaws : a complete guide. * Merehurst, 1990.
Parrots in aviculture: a photo reference guide.
* Blandford, 1992.
Cockatoos in aviculture. Blandford Press, 1993
Hampshire Breeders and Books, 2003, revised edition
Parrot quiz book no.1. Insignis, 1997
Hancock House Encyclopedia of the lories.
Hancock House, 1998.
Why does my parrot...?
Souvenir, 2000. Souvenir, 2009, revised edition, paperback
The loving care of pet parrots.
Hancock House Publishers, Canada 2000
Pionus Parrots. * Dona Publications, Czech Republic, 2002.
Fabulous feathers, remarkable birds.
Insignis Publications, 2003.
Caiques * Dona Publications Czech Republic, 2003
Amazon Parrots: Aviculture, trade and conservation. Insignis Publications, 2005
The parrot companion. New Holland Publishers, 2006
Guide to Grey Parrots. Australian Birdkeeper, 2006
A century of Parrots. Insignis Publications, 2007
Go West for Parrots Insignis Publications, 2009
* Out of print
but most titles can be found by searching the internet
PARROT BOOKS by Rosemary Low
WHY DOES MY PARROT … ?
Highly acclaimed book. Parrot behaviour demystified. Problems encountered by pet owners, their causes, prevention and, where possible, their eradication Actual cases are related, 208 pages New Edition March 2009 Only £11.50 post paid
A CENTURY of PARROTS (published February 2007)
Profusely illustrated (300 photographs). A unique book that relates the history of parrots in the 20th century. 290 pages, large format. £16.75 plus £3 postage
• "One of the most readable books I have picked up in a long time”. Review in Cage &Aviary Birds.
• “A page-turning story… a wealth of fascinating details”.
Review in Parrots.
• “A must for all aviculturists with an interest in parrot aviculture or conservation”
– Warwick Remington, Australian Aviculture.
The Parrot Companion (published October 2006)
192 pages, 156 colour photos – all about parrots in the home
“This book will encourage serious thought and evaluation before any prospective pet parrot keepers dive in at the deep end.”
Review in Cage & Aviary Birds. Soft cover £14.75 post paid
Amazon Parrots: Aviculture, Trade and Conservation
320 pages, 170 colour photographs, plus maps.
Hardback £26 post paid
“Full of anecdotes and advice stemming from over 40 years of personal experience” – Sam Whitbread, Zoo Grapevine.
The first and only book on these popular little parrots.
Covers pets, breeding and life in the wild. 24 photos in colour. 86 pages Soft cover £12.95 post paid
PARROT BREEDING REGISTER
Keep all the records for your birds under one cover or as handy reference before transferring to computer. Pages to record: current stock list, records of breeding pairs, running list of chicks hatched, birds bought, sold. A table lists 150 parrot species, with incubation periods, clutch sizes, ring sizes, usual age at ringing and age at fledging.
96 pages Laminated cover £10.95 post paid
** SPECIAL OFFER (see Offer to users of this WEbsite below)
Buy any book and receive this register for only £6 post paid.
PARROT QUIZ BOOK
The perfect present for the parrot enthusiast! 54 quizzes arranged in three sections, each one more challenging than the last. Each quiz contains 12 questions from
13 categories; photo quiz and specialist quizzes.
Ideal for club meetings.
96 pages Paperback £5.95 post paid
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE LORIES
The largest study by one person of a single group of parrots ever published. Covers aviculture, natural history and conservation. Exceptionally detailed species accounts.
432 pages 180 colour photos Hardback £48.50 post paid UK
Where and how to purchase and sex birds, how to introduce male and female, nest-box sizes, etc. Events during the laying, rearing and fledging periods are described, and how
to deal with problems. Sixty colour photographs.
160 pages Soft cover £16.95 post paid
COCKATOOS IN AVICULTURE revised edition 2003
Comprehensive information for breeders and pet bird owners. 270 pages, numerous black and white and colour photos. Paperback £17.95 post paid
FABULOUS FEATHERS, REMARKABLE BIRDS
Stories from around the world to fascinate bird lovers. 370 pages, more than 100 black and white photos, plus colour.
Soft cover £12.75 post paid
IDEAL PRESENT FOR ANY BIRD LOVER - Don Merton, saviour of the Kakapo, said of this book:
“…absolutely amazing. I have learned lots. What a wealth
of knowledge and experience!”