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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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Alex the Parrot knew colors, size, matter and more

Alex the Parrot and Parrot Intelligence

By Diane Burroughs Did you know that Parrots have been found to be as smart as a 4 to 5 year old child? Alex the parrot showed the world just how smart parrots are. Pioneering research from Dr. Irene Pepperberg at Brandeis University and and Harvard plus, researchers at the Universities of Vienna and Oxford have proven […]

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Bring out the intelligence of birds with clicker training

Train Your Parrot with Bird Training DVD’s

By Diane Burroughs Bird Training DVD’s not only help you discover your birds intelligence but they provide several functions for you, a pet parent, too like: Improved human, parrot relationship simply with quality time Your parrot learns to want to please you You learn to understand and appreciate your parrot Parrot enrichment and parrot self esteem reduce […]

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The Percher saves fingers from a biting bird

Do Hormones Contribute to Rehoming Parrots?

By Diane Burroughs Parrots, like any pet, will mature and develop hormonal or seasonal behaviors.  Hormonal parrots strut, flat back and become more temperamental.  They are more territorial than usual, too, making the parrot difficult to handle.  Do hormones contribute to rehoming parrots or placing them for adoption? Seasonal Behavior in Birds Most women can […]

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Train Your Parrot to Talk

Teach Your Parrot to Say Gobble!

Do you want to teach your parrot to say “Gobble, Gobble this Thanksgiving? It would be so fun if your parrot “gobbles” for the guests. Some of the best talking parrots are African Grey Parrots, Amazon Parrots, Eclectus Parrots, Indian Ring Necks, Quaker Parrots, some Macaw’s and American Parakeets! Birds learn words that they hear […]

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