Parakeet Sized Bird Trick Toys

Imagine little Parakeet, Cockatiel or Lovebird shooting hoops like a pro! Or, bowling a strike? Parakeet  sized bird trick toys are hard to find.  But we know where to get them! Most bird trick toys are made for medium to large parrots. But, we’ve found a new source for small or parakeet sized bird trick […]

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Sky Kennel Bird Carrier

IATA Compliant Bird Carriers for Airline Travel

Dear Gabby, I’m getting ready to ship my parrot to Fairbanks Alaska from Los Angeles and need information on where to buy a FAA bird carrier and any advice on how to make Betito’s trip a less stressful. Thanks, Maria Maria, There are two excellent IATA compliant carriers that I’d recommend. It depends on whether […]

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Talking Amazon Parrot Drives Family Crazy!

Everyone loves a talking parrot but Cheryl, of the UK, has reported that the family Amazon Parrot that was handed down from her great grandmother is driving her crazy. It is, essentially, a ghost whisperer! “He does all these voices of dead people from our family. The bird must be 80 – 90 years old […]

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Wild Puerto Rican Amazon Parrots

I recently had the opportunity to visit El Yunque Rainforest in Puerto Rico. I went there hoping to see the endangerd Puerto Rican Amazon Parrot. Although I didn’t see a Puerto Rican Amazon, I saw incredible fauna and curious birds and reptiles.  While in Puerto Rico, I had the opportunity to participate in the HANDS […]

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Bird Training Props

Alex & Me: Musings About Parrot Intelligence

One of my latest reads, ALEX & ME, was over-whelming in terms of my enthusiasm for animal parrot research but it is  also a love story.  I imagine that if you love parrots, you’ve heard of Alex, the African Grey Parrot.  Dr. Pepperburg has painstakingly devoted her entire life to show the world that animals […]

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