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And costs aside, captive breeding is not as straightforward as it sounds. SPIX'S MACAW: THE RACE TO SAVE THE WORLD'S RAREST BIRD (2002)With the larger and more intelligent parrots in particular, one of the main issues in captive breeding is compatibility. SPIX'S MACAW: THE RACE TO SAVE THE WORLD'S RAREST BIRD (2002)The other was that a new approach be taken towards the captive breeding of Spix's Macaws. SPIX'S MACAW: THE RACE TO SAVE THE WORLD'S RAREST BIRD (2002)
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