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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Rescues; Deplumed (Part Two)

I wasn’t able to visit Sebastian this month. I had a tremendous load of responsibility in February, 2014. I went on a rescue call for a bunch of small birds abandoned in a house while it was 4°F. It was rat infested. The owner died weeks earlier and the cigarette smoke still lingered. I suddenly […]

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A Grey Area

I got another email from someone asking me what I thought about the difference of African Grey subspecies and if I had a favorite.  This is not the first time I have been asked this question.  I also got asked what I thought about the advice from online African Grey social media groups…. so I figured […]

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Gryffin

A few weeks ago, I was contacted by my friend Sally.  She said she had a friend of hers that was wanting to find new homes for her cockatoos.  Like many of my friends, they all know that I am kind of the bird guy.  So often when a bird questions or a rehoming situation […]

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A Springtime Letter From Sheldon

Spring is here, and it’s been awhile since I had the time to sit down and write you a letter.  Napping and scratching is time-consuming, don’t judge.  As we all know I’m still a puppy, regardless if I am 85lbs or not.  As my dad says, for what I lack in smarts I make up […]

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