“Chats” with Viki Bullock from Parrot Troopers

I have gotten a few requests lately for more “chats” segments.  I think it’s a great premise, because it gives readers a legitimate look into other “bird people’s” lives.  I thought after I did an a little article about The Parrot Troopers and how they helped All Parrot Rescue.  In case you weren’t aware of […]

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Zazu’s House

I got a message from a friend that asked if I would like to go out to Zazu’s house in Woodinville, Washington for a tour and an interview with the owner Christy.  I of course responded, “does a one-legged duck swim in circles”.  I had met a couple of volunteers at the Macaw Rescue & […]

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Parrot Earth’s “Sponsor a Parrot Program”

During the holidays everyone tries to be a little kinder, a little gentler and be a bit more generous.  You will occasionally see someone hold the door open for a stranger or toss some extra change into a bucket.  Volunteering at local shelters goes up and advertisements for food drives can be seen in dozens […]

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Utopia by Jennifer Phillips

My goal as a parrot owner is to create new and exciting spaces, toys, perches, etc. for my birds.  While I can’t entirely recreate their quality of life in the wild, I strive to give them a stimulating and enriching environment.  Having an outdoor space to soak up the sunshine, fly and play is one […]

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How I Trained My Bird To Bite Me by Jennifer Phillips

How I Trained My Bird to Bite Me By Jennifer Phillips  We all make mistakes.  When it comes to the animals we love, it’s difficult to put our egos aside and admit we messed up.  This article is about one of those situations that seemed inconsequential at the time, but could have become a larger […]

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