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Flying Parrots | The Freedom Of Flight

Check out this video clip for the new documentary, The Freedom of Flight! The Flying Parrots are awesome! Bird Tricks writes: “I’m excited to announce that on Monday we are releasing our new DVD. It’s called, The Freedom of Flight, a documentary look inside the lives of a handful of our clients lives as we take […]

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whats all the squawk

How To Clip A Parrots Wings

By Phil Samuelson Neighbor Kids Find Pet Bird Early one windy evening I heard a knock at my door and opened it to find a group of neighborhood kids. “You own parrots, right?” one of the children asked. With all of the piercing parrot noises coming out of my house on a regular basis, I’m […]

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Resources for Parrot Professionals

Thank God We Had A Bird First Aid Kit

By Diane Burroughs, President – BirdSupplies.com Mika, my 8 year old Parrotlet experienced a mishap this morning at 8:30. She got into a squabble with Skeeter, a Red-Bellied Parrot, and suffered a nasty bite to her beak. I pulled out my First Aid for Birds book by Tim Hawcroft (no longer in publication) to determine how […]

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Parrot food and hormonal behavior

The Very Real Dangers of Obesity in Pet Birds

By Diane Burroughs Birds get fat too! Obesity in pet birds is harmful to the pets health just like it isn’t good for you. * Birds get fat too * To fix this you can gradually introduce healthy foods into your bird’s diet * Don’t rush, it’s not uncommon for birds to starve themselves if […]

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Teach your parrot to wear a bird harness

The Bird Harness – A Better Way to Exercise Your Bird

By Diane Burroughs Across the divide of the Atlantic, there has been a topic that creates heated debate, and it goes something like this. A pet bird is a very fragile animal, and, apart from the possibility of it getting sick from common household contaminants, the risk of your bird flying away and getting injured, […]

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