Sleep is a critically important function for all animals and birds are no exception. It is the process by which they recharge mentally and physically to prepare for another day’s activities. As with humans, insufficient sleep can lead to physical and behavioral problems. Every animal benefits from getting a good night’s sleep.
Birds make up a large and diverse part of the animal kingdom. Their varied habitats, physical features, and lifestyles have an impact on where and how they sleep. They also have some distinctive characteristics that allow them to sleep in a unique fashion. We will take a look at some of the different ways that birds sleep, both in the wild and in captivity [Read more…] about How Do Birds Sleep? Plus Discover Where They Sleep