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This list is not inclusive because there may be other substances toxic to birds that have not been widely documented. The bird’s environment should be limited to those items known to be safe.
Acetone (nail polish remover)
Ant syrup or paste
Bathroom bowl cleaner
Copper and brass cleaners
Corn and wart remover
Epoxy or super glue
Hexachlorophene (in some soaps)
House plants (including calla lilies, mistletoe, poinsettia, and others)
Linoleum (contains lead)
Mushrooms (some varieties)
Permanent wave solutions
Prescription and nonprescription drugs