Choosing shower perch for the bird could be crucial for those, who have never bought one. While choosing anything for your pet bird, you need to be careful about the health of it. Shower Perch should also be chosen with the highest care for your bird. The bird shower perch should be appropriate in size and design. Birds most of the time of their life spent either flying or standing. So foot rest should be the prime consideration while you buy the shower perch. In some bird’s cage, you will find the shower perch which is already installed. You should especially look at those shower perch if it is appropriately sized for your birds or not. Some people buy the cage before buying birds. But buying appropriately sized is important for the health and better growth of the pet.
You will get many options while buying a shower perch. But the final decision should be yours. You can choose the natural or artificial options for the shower perch. Birds naturally stand on the branches of the tree. So, you can make the natural perches with the branches of trees. But you should be careful while choosing the branches. Every branch is not suitable for the shower perch. While choosing the bird’s shower perch, choose the unsprayed perch. Don’t forget to change the perch after using few days. If you have no trees around your home, you can use the artificial shower perch. Artificial shower perch is easy to use and clean. They come with different size and variety. These are comfortable and flexible for the birds. You should also consider whether you want smooth or coarse surface for your bird. Some birds are comfortable in standing on the smooth shower perch while some birds like the rigid one. The price of the shower perch is not too high. You will get the different type of shower perches at the different price. The price mainly varies due to the quality and material of the shower perch.
Perches do come in different regular shapes. Oval, rectangular, round and flat are the common shape of the bird’s shower perch. You can also get the perch which can be attached to your balcony or window. Your pet bird will be able to drench in the rain standing there. The shower perch should be easily washable. It should be wide enough so that your bird can hold the grip easily with its feet. Stainless steel or the good quality rubber or plastic is good material for the bird shower perch. One shower perch should not be used for many days. You should replace it with new one after using it for one year.