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Best Toys For Parrotlets

Pretty, precocious and extremely social, Parrotlets might be small but they have a big appetite for play. The trouble is finding small bird toys these little birds actually enjoy.  Little plastic wheels and wobbly penguins that attach to a perch are not very interactive and don’t have the features that satisfy a Parrotlets play needs. […]

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Best New African Grey Toys for 2013

By Diane Burroughs We’ve found three new medium sized bird toys that African Grey Parrots and similar sized birds will love.  We want to help you choose bird toys that your medium sized parrot is likely to use. What makes a good African Grey or sized bird toy? Size: If you watch your medium parrot […]

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Alex the Parrot knew colors, size, matter and more

Insight into the African Grey Parrot Intellect

by Phil Samuelson, Guest Blogger Back in the early 1990s when I was an editor on a popular national bird magazine, I attended the American Federation of Aviculture annual convention in San Diego. One of the lectures I was looking forward to was about keeping and breeding African grey parrots, a species I had kept […]

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Discover the Best African Grey Food

By Diane Burroughs The beautiful African grey parrot is considered one of the best talkers and it is understandably one of the most popular pet birds in the US. We, at BirdSupplies.com have two greys. The two most popular subspecies of the African grey parrot, the Congo grey (Psittacus erithacus erithacus) and the Timneh grey […]

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Wood toys aid a bird in keeping its beak well groomed

Bird Supplies for Medium Parrots

By Diane Burroughs Some of the most rewarding parrot species to keep as pets and companions fall into the medium-sized category, somewhere between budgie and macaw. Often, a budgie or cockatiel owner has a rewarding experience as a pet bird owner and decides to “step up,” so to speak, to a larger pet bird. Whether […]

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