In this week's issue (April 30)

Introducing the pale fallow taranta lovebird, a rare mutation bred in Germany. Great advice on hand-rearing British birds if the parent birds refuse to do it. A look at crowned pigeons that will dazzle in the aviary. Meet the man who kept the Norwich canary fancy alive in County Antrim. Plus, we have a free* herb garden pack for every reader (simply pay £2.65 postage), which includes six popular herbs, an instructional DVD and a three-piece tool kit. ON SALE APRIL 30.