About Diane Burroughs

Diane Burroughs, founded BirdSupplies.com in 1998. A bird lover who is owned by African Grey's, a Moluccan, a Parrotlet and a Red-Bellied Parrot, Diane is dedicated to improving the lives of pet birds with vet-approved parrot tested supplies and expert bird care articles.

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Parrots Chew So Beware

5 Weird Things Parrots Chew

Parrots are amazing animals and even greater pets. However when it comes to playing around, my birds chew everything. All birds do.  It’s just in their nature. My parrots are a slightly sneaky and incredibly inquisitive. I love them dearly however if I wouldn’t have purchased bird toys for my parrots, I am afraid they’d […]

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Goldenfeast Caribbean Bounty

How to Read Pet Bird Food Labels

It can be difficult trying to figure out which pet food is right for each pet. This is especially so with birds, since the all bird seed diet or mostly bird seed diet was recently found to actually be extremely unhealthy for them, causing malnutrition and eventually death. Knowing how to read pet food labels […]

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Parrot Chewing Furniture

Help! Parrot Chewing Furniture Problem

Having a pet parrot can be a tough but highly rewarding experience. Larger parrots are some of the most intelligent pets out there, with their ability to learn to talk being a highly sought-after trait among pet lovers world-wide. Due to their bright and playful yet exotic nature, however, parrots are quite high-maintenance pets. The need […]

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How to groom your birds nails

The Parrot Care Quiz

Parrots are exciting and unique pets, and can truly be a friend for life if they’re cared for properly. Since you’re reading this, it’s safe to assume that you only want the very best for your bird. Because there are so many minute aspects of avian care, though, it’s easy to overlook important points even […]

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Is Polly Ignoring Your Bird Training?

So, you adopted a pet parrot and things were going swell with the training and getting your parrot used to the home. Now, all of a sudden your parrot is ignoring your training techniques and methods. You are losing your cool and you may not know what to do. You may even be to the […]

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