. My birds in freedom & captivity. Birds. ZEBRA FINCHES (AUSTRALIAN) CHAPTER XIII MANAGEMENT OF CAGES AND AVIARIES " Birds have not their town and country houses, — their villas in Italy, and shooting-boxes in Scotland. The country in which they build their nests is their proper home." IT is often rather puzzling that even amongst people whose eyes for neatness and cleanliness are evi- dently keen, those qualities should apparently be lacking w^ith regard to the state of bird cages, where 187. Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been

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. My birds in freedom & captivity. Birds. ZEBRA FINCHES (AUSTRALIAN) CHAPTER XIII MANAGEMENT OF CAGES AND AVIARIES " Birds have not their town and country houses, — their villas in Italy, and shooting-boxes in Scotland. The country in which they build their nests is their proper home." IT is often rather puzzling that even amongst people whose eyes for neatness and cleanliness are evi- dently keen, those qualities should apparently be lacking w^ith regard to the state of bird cages, where 187. Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.. Astley, Hubert Delaval, 1860-. New York, Dutton