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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Toucans: Not Just Another Pretty Beak.

Written By: Jennifer Michelle Phillips “Wow!  You have toucans?!”  It’s a question (exclamation!) I often get from parrot owners, curious as to what it’s like owning a softbill compared to a parrot.  Although Parrot Earth is about parrots and their care, I thought I’d give everyone a brief glimpse into my life with Toucans and […]

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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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