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Cooked Bird Food for Holiday Parrot Joy

Most parrots love cooked bird food regardless of the season.  But, what bird lover can be cooking up a delicious holiday meal and serve their bird dry pellets or seeds?  Warm cooked bird food recipes or even prepared mixes may offer your parrot comfort as it deals with the stresses involved with having a houseful […]

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Smiling Smokey is in great feather due to love & a great diet

Birds Gobble Up Bird Mash Recipe

Whole Grain Bird Mash 1 cups kamut 1 teaspoon of turmeric 1 cinnamon stick 3/4 cups quinoa 3/4 cups amaranth 1/2 cup frozen sweet potato cubes 8 oz. frozen organic vegetables, mixed or stir fry 8 oz. frozen organic mixed greens esp. kale, collard, mustard greens 1/2 cup raw, unsalted pumpkin seeds 1/2 can garbanzo […]

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Bird Care Tips: Grim Reality of Self Cleaning Ovens for Parrots

Who want’s a bunch of family coming over, cooking a bird, no less, with a crusty, dirty oven?  Most of us want our kitchen looking good before our holiday guests’ arrive.  But, bird care  means that you have to be cautious about self cleaning ovens.  They can easily kill your pet bird without proper ventilation. […]

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4 Tips for Evacuating Parrots in the next Superstorm

This past week of Hurricane Sandy has certainly been scary for everyone.  If you’re a real parrot lover,  than you know the sense of panic that sets in when faced with evacuating parrots.  We had to evacuate 7 parrots in the Summer of 2012 and we’ve done a lot of research on how to prepare […]

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Bring out the intelligence of birds with clicker training

Top 5 Bird Treats for Training Bird Tricks

No doubt about it.  Animal training techniques have been studied to a science.  Research shows that positive animal bird training techniques work. Zoo’s do it.  Animal shows in Vegas and on ships do it.  You can train your parrot to be a fun pet bird and wonderful companion easily with just 30 minutes or less […]

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