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What To Look For in a Bird Sitter

By Diane Burroughs Problem.  You’re going on vacation or home for the holiday’s and you have to leave your parrot behind.  Should you board your bird or hire a bird sitter?   If you are weary of taking your bird somewhere for boarding when you leave for vacation, consider hiring a bird sitter to come […]

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About Feather Plucking and Dry Skin

By Diane Burroughs Parrot feather plucking has many causes from changes that the bird perceives as dramatic and scary, such moving it’s cage or getting a dog or being near a window where it sees hawks or other predators, to lack of sleep and even dry skin. When you’re starting to unravel potential causes of […]

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Smokey the African Grey Parrot Enjoys the Holidays

Tips Parrot Safety During the Holidays

By Diane Burroughs Parrot Safety During the Holidays involves both insuring your parrot is physically safe and is protected from the anxiety and stress of the season. Holidays are stressful for people but even more so for parrots.  Parrots, like young children, appreciate predictability and routine.  Imagine the holiday season through your pet birds eyes to […]

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Why Choose Parrots as Pets

Why Well Informed Choose Parrots as Pets Every pet has its fun side and its difficult side. All pet’s have their pro’s and con’s. The pro’s:  A well trained pet can be an endearing, loving companion. Research shows that people who have pets are healthier and happier.  Whatever the personality of a pet, it loves […]

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Parrot Gifts Stocking Stuffers for Under $20

Parrot Gifts | Stocking Stuffers for under $20 This holiday gift guide will help you pick out some great stocking stuffer’s gifts for parrots and parrot lovers.  Well socialized parrots love the high spirits of the holiday season and wonder if they will get parrot gifts.  Bring your parrots in on the celebration by getting […]

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