In Part One of this series, I talked about how I became smitten with Peachy – but before bringing him home, I did my homework. I needed an understanding of parrot instincts, especially a male Moluccan Cockatoo’s, prior to bringing him home. I wanted to know about cockatoos because I didn’t want either of us […]
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By Diane Burroughs With 7 pet birds we’ve used all of the bird carriers that are available for purchase on our website and then some. If a bird carrier does not offer sufficient containment safety for the sized bird it is designed for we simply won’t carry it, even if it is a cheap bird […]
By Diane Burroughs Parrot feather plucking has many causes from changes that the bird perceives as dramatic and scary, such moving it’s cage or getting a dog or being near a window where it sees hawks or other predators, to lack of sleep and even dry skin. When you’re starting to unravel potential causes of […]
Have you ever wondered how parrots learn to talk? Read on Genetics Could Explain Parrots Ability To Talk (via redOrbit) redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online Scientists say they have put together a more complete string of genetic letters that may control how well parrots learn to imitate their owners and other noises. […]
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Diane Burroughs is the founder of BirdSupplies.com. She is passionate about parrots - her own flock, your flock and wild parrots. Her passion for parrots shows in her product offerings on www.BirdSupplies.com