“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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Whiskey

  In the search for this month’s bird, I was sent to A Parrot’s Perch from one of the admin’s at Parrot Troopers, Hunter.   I love it when people will suggest a rescue that I haven’t heard of.  Not only can I help bring awareness to a rescue but we can have the opportunity […]

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Ozzy and Sharon

Have you heard of Ozzy and Sharon?  No, not that Ozzy and Sharon, this happens to be a Calico Hybrid Macaw named Ozzy and his mate who happens to be a Blue and Gold Macaw named Sharon.   I know I heard Ozzy Osbourne bellowing “Sharonnnnnnnn” in the back of my mind too. I received […]

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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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Nebraska Parrot Rescue -Update

  I recently did an article about a rescue in Nebraska driving all the way to Grand Junction Colorado to pick up a large portion of birds being surrendered by a 66-year-old woman.  The woman originally started out as a shelter/rescue and had the best of intentions, but eventually took too many birds in, and […]

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