Angus the Eclectus Returned to Owner

Jul

6

2011

It was brought to my attention earlier this week that Angus the Hi-Speed Eclectus was returned to his owner. “”The case involving the highly publicised “Angus the eclectus parrot” was resolved today in Frankston Magistrates Court. For the past three months, RSPCA Victoria Inspectors have...

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Parrots and Cellulitis

Jun

23

2011

Did you know that parrots can get cellulitis? I sure didn’t, until it occured with my boyfriends male eclectus, Pickle. What is Cellulitis? Cellulitis is a common skin infection that is caused by bacteria. It occurs frequently in humans, (and from research I did, dogs as well) and its symptoms...

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Sponsor a Caique

Jun

16

2011

As you all may or may not know, caiques are near and dear to my heart. I love the little troublemakers! The CaiqueForum.com is helping to sponsor a white bellied (yellow thigh) caique named Sprite who resides at Best Friends Sanctuary. The sanctuary is located in Kanab, Utah, and is acres upon acres...

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You Know You’re A Bird Owner When….

Jun

2

2011

So today I was going around on the social networking sites and forums, checking up on the latest buzz in the bird world. As my Facebook and Twitter was suddenly seemingly overrun with bird related posts, group updates, friend requests, and ‘likes’, it made me think. You know you’re...

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Angus the High Speed Parrot

May

26

2011

Angus is a male eclectus parrot who became famous after his video premier on YouTube. Unfortunately his fame was not due to his good looks, talking ability, tricks performed,  or for just being cute. Instead, the videos are of Angus hanging on to a windshield wiper for dear life as the car to which...

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Magicians Parrot

May

23

2011

Another fun joke to clear away the Monday blues - Magicians Parrot There was this magician who had a job on a cruise liner, entertaining the passengers with a nightly show. He was very successfull in his job and there was always a full house at all his performances. Life was sweet. The money was rolling...

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The Flight of Cornelius Cockatoo: A Fable for Children and Adults

May

18

2011

A New Children’s Book About Parrots and Their Conservation, Inspired by a Life-Changing Experience San Francisco Bay Area, California (PRWEB) May 05, 2011 1997 was a turning point in the life Dr. Stewart Metz. Until then, he had followed the typical route for a physician practicing Medicine in the...

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Jesus is Watching You

May

9

2011

Sometimes, Mondays deserve a funny joke. This is one of my favorite parrot jokes - Jesus is Watching You A burglar broke into a house one night. He shined his flashlight around, looking for valuables, and when he picked up a CD player to place in his pack, a strange, disembodied voice echoed from the...

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Favorite Foraging Toys

Apr

25

2011

I’m really big into foraging for my birds – I believe it is one of the healthiest activities they can engage in. Foraging is a completely natural behavior that many captive birds get stripped of. In the wild parrots can spend anywhere from 4-8 hours foraging for food. In a cage, most birds...

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Rio: Based on a True Story

Apr

14

2011

Imagine, for a moment, being one of the last of our species…it’s pretty hard to fathom. There would be no one else for miles around, and you’d be very lonely. That is how it was for Presley, a lone Spix’s Macaw living in a Colorado living room. He was one of the last of his kind. There...

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