About Amazon Parrots

About Amazon Parrots: The Mealy Amazon

About Amazon Parrots: The Mealy Amazon: Once Common, Now Forgotten By Phil Samuelson, Guest Blogger One day while browsing through a large feed store in Santa Barbara, California, I came across an interesting sight. The storeowner was a horse enthusiast who also loved parrots and would usually have a few for sale. A green-winged macaw […]

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Parrot in Love with the Easter Bunny!

By Diane Burroughs This, well supervised little parrot is in love with a cute stuffed animal.   You might ask yourself, “Is it safe to give my parrot stuffed animals?”  It actually depends on what the materials that the stuffed animal is made from and how aggressively your bird chews it.  Young baby birds haven’t […]

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Parakeet Basketball Bird Trick Toy

Basketball for Parakeets? Bird Tricks For Small Birds

By Diane Burroughs Imagine a little Parakeet, Cockatiel or Lovebird shooting hoops like a pro!  Or, bowling a strike? JW Pets has created basketball for parakeets toy. Most bird trick toys are made for medium to  large parrots.   But, we’ve found a new source for petite and small bird trick toys.  Basketball, Bowling and Skeetball.  […]

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Java Wood Perch

Compare Wood Perches

By Diane Burroughs Natural Branch Wood Perches Vet’s recommend wood perches for all birds, from canaries to Macaw’s.  We aren’t talking about dowel perches, here.  Dowel perches have a consistent diameter across the length of the perch. Branch style wood perches, though, are actually cut from bird safe shrubs or trees and fitted with hardware […]

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parakeet leash

Parakeet Sized Bird Harness

By Diane Burroughs We often have customers ask us if there is a parakeet sized bird harness or bird leash for very small pet birds like a parrotlet or a budgie.  I’ve not found a true harness in a size small enough for these petite birds.  My thoughts on the matter are that not only […]

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