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Getting a Second Opinion

Ah, social media.  Originally when social media began, we all were probably thinking,” this is the coolest thing since sliced bread”.  The ability to connect and chat with people all over the world in an instant.  How cool!?  Or is it? For some it’s become a hinderance into development and the thinking process.  It’s even […]

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Got a light?

As you know, or you should know, birds have one of the most sensitive and efficient respiratory systems in the animal kingdom. In days of old, miners took canaries into mines with them for this very reason.  For a wonderful explanation of how and why watch the video below! Pretty amazing, right?  I remember doing […]

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The Cartoon Loving Parrot(s)

As parrot owners we are constantly looking for news way to enrich our feathered companions.  After years of searching, it’s not the easiest to find something that your parrot hasn’t done a thousand times, or isn’t already bored of.  Novelty is key.   The world of birds has many enrichment toys designed to keep that […]

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Teas from Greywood Manor

Firstly I am sitting here in our bird room, looking around and realizing how blessed we are. Parrot Earth started with a simple blog that has become so much more. People are reading my experiences into my journey into aviculture and are getting something out of it. To be honest, the parrot earth blog started […]

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FTP – Episode 3 – With Special Guest Dr. Karen Becker

I have to say that this newest journey into broadcasting a podcast is bringing new and exciting opportunities to the forefront.  I have met some new and exciting people because of it and I also feel like I have met some wonderful colleagues because of it as well.  The last show was a true testament […]

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