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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Positive Parrot Training Techniques and Recent Research

ScienceDaily (Feb. 18, 2009) — In a new, year-long University of Pennsylvania survey of dog owners who use confrontational or aversive methods to train aggressive pets, veterinary researchers have found that most of these animals will continue to be aggressive unless training techniques are modified. The story went on to say that using non-aversive or […]

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Mandy is a happy parrot

Amazing Flighted Amazon Feels Enriched

Mandolina was so happy today! And, we’re happy for her. We love our shy little girl. We have a giant bird room down stairs for seven sweet parrots. Our parrots come out each day on a schedule. Mandy and Peachy come out from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Mandy loves to fly from her bird stand […]

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Winter is NOT for the Birds: Get Seasonal Bird Supplies

Listen up! Birds get cold too! Why not get your parrot a Feather Sweater! Don’t get left out in the cold! Top quality comfy Feather Sweaters and Bird Hoodies protect and keep birds warm during chilly winter days! Find seasonal bird supplies here. While Feather Sweaters and Bird Hoodies are popular seasonal bird supplies, Scooter […]

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Parrot Confuses Crowd

Straight from January 21, 2009 Telegraph.co.uk “A football match between Hatfield Town and Hertford Heath fell into chaos, we report, when a parrot that a woman in the crowd had brought along imitated the referee’s whistle, with devastating accuracy. Fortunately, the smooth running of the sport as a whole is not threatened, since the proportion […]

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Parrot Bill of Rights

A PARROTS BILL OF RIGHTS BY: Stewart A. Metz, M.D. 1. GET TO KNOW ABOUT PARROTS BEFORE YOU BRING ME HOME – I am not a domesticated pet like a dog or cat. I still have the spirit of the jungle in me. I have special needs which you may find it hard to fill. […]

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