Parrot Rescue: Why Birds End Up Being Relinquished

By Diane Burroughs Thousands of parrots are living in a parrot rescue awaiting a forever home right now.  A couple of reasons come to mind about why so many parrots end up in a parrot rescue before age five. Buying A Bird On Impulse & Not Knowing What You’re Getting Into Baby parrots are incredibly captivating […]

Read full story
Rehomed parrots make great pets for the well informed

Re-homing a Parrot Through Adoption

By Diane Burroughs Thousands Of Parrots Are Waiting For A Forever Home Right Now Did you know that in the U.S., pets are considered personal property to buy and sell at will? Even parrots, many species of which are on the CITIES Endangered Species List.  Re-homing a dog or a cat happens all the time which […]

Read full story
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 […]

Read full story
Java Bird Stands

Review of the Java Bird Stand

By Diane Burroughs We love the Java Bird Stand so much that we have one in our bird room right by Peachy’s cage and another in the basement.  Our birds love to exercise and climb all over these stands and we love the tree like configuration that has remained sturdy for years! The large Java […]

Read full story
Social, fun parrots love to get out.

30 Fun Things To Do With Your Parrot

By Diane Burroughs 30 Ways to Have Fun Parrots Take your bird outside on a bird leash. Teach your parrot bird tricks. Let your bird ride your bike handles with a leash on. Take your bird on hikes. Take your bird on vacation. Teach your parrot to fly. Encourage visitors to talk and pet your socialized […]

Read full story