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Why Parrots Need Bird Toys

By Diane Burroughs Bird Toys are an important component for keeping your parrot mentally and physically healthy and every pet bird needs bird toys.  There are a multitude of bird toys on the market made in all sizes and with a huge range of parts. Most parrots play aggressively with their bird toys. We recommend […]

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Amazon Parrot with Millet

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Wild Parrots Name Their Babies

Did you know that wild parrots name their babies? See for yourself. While this video may seem a little long, the speaker easily informs us about an important research design that uncovered how wild parrots name their babies.

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How to Interview a Bird Sitter

By Diane Burroughs Interviewing a bird sitter to care for your parrots while you’re gone is a critical step toward keeping your pet birds healthy and safe when you have to be away.  Generalized pet sitters may be great with dogs and cats but, do they get bird care?  You have to do your research […]

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Parrots and Fireworks: Help For Nervous Birds

By Diane Burroughs Fireworks displays are exciting if you’re expecting the sound blasts and flashing lights.  But, imagine how frightening fireworks are for our pets.  Especially, parrots and fireworks!  The loud noise and flashing lights are terrifying for many pets, including parrots. Parrots have sensitive ears and excellent hearing.  Combine excellent with unexpected and unfamiliar […]

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