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The Chronicles of Peachy 4: Bird Sleep

By Diane Burroughs Have you thought much about bird sleep? Do you know how much sleep your pet bird needs?  Wild parrots tend to flock closer to the equator where climates are temperate with only two seasons, rainy and dry, and there is little seasonal variation in the length of the day vs. night.  So, […]

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The Cockatoo Personality

By Phillip Samuelson Cockatoo’s hold a special place in my heart. Anyone who has truly shared their lives with one of these beautiful and affectionate parrots has fallen under its spell.The Cockatoo Personality is unique – and of course, each bird is different.  Life with a parrot is a give and take relationship.  Especially a Cockatoo! […]

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Chronicles of Peachy 3: Understanding Parrot Instincts

In Part One of this series, I talked about how I became smitten with Peachy – but before bringing him home, I did my homework.   I needed an understanding of parrot instincts, especially a male Moluccan Cockatoo’s, prior to bringing him home.  I wanted to know about cockatoos because I didn’t want either of us […]

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The Chronicles of Peachy Part 2: Parrot Facts

By Diane Burroughs In Part One of this series, I talked about how I became smitten with Peachy but before bringing him home, I did my homework to learn parrot facts , especially male Moluccan Cockatoo’s, before bringing him home.   Doing my homework prior to making a lifelong commitment helped me determine if I was, […]

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