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my pineapple conure wont stop biting me! 
I just got a bird about not even a day 1/2 ago and she wont stop biting!!! she is a pineapple conure also known as a green-cheeked conure and her name …

2 brothers - cockatiel and conure 
When I first became a bird owner I got a budgie. Then I got another budgie and been collecting since then. Several years later I got Sunny (cockatiel) …

JAKES DILEMMA 
I have had the distinct pleasure to be rescued by several, cough ten, beautiful parrots. But with this wonderful experience comes some pain and heartache. …

widow kristi sendner - Lutino Fisher's Love Bird 
I am purchasing a white lutino fischer's love bird. she was born 7/0/2014. she is still weening but i should get her in about 2 weeks. i have owned …

An Unforgettable Memory - Green Cheek Conure story 
Recently, I was reading in my backyard when I noticed my two labradors barking at something on a telephone wire. Curiously, I went over to check out what …

In Love with My Quaker Parrot 
Cabu came to live with my husband and I on August 1st 2014. His hatch date is 6/5/14 so he wasn't weaned yet. I hand fed him 3 times a day until he started …

Pictures that I've promised and few others 
Hello everyone, Pictures that I had promised to post, please excuse me for doing so only now. The picture of Sid eating and the one where he's wiping …

Misty is happy again with his trimmed beak  
Hello everyone here's Misty; looking very handsome with his trimmed beak and nails.

I am my own Bird!!  
Tinker is definitely her own bird. My brother bought her before she was even hatched. She is approx. 12-14 yrs. old. She is not a people bird as she spent …

Cass Got His Wings - African Grey Story 
As a great lover of birds, I was excited when two African Greys were dropped at my home in January of 2009. I was involved with Parrot Rescue and these …

Pepe the Rainbow Lorikeet found 
Hello everyone. I submitted a lost bird on 21 December 2013 in Palmerston Canberra ACT Australia. Pepe has been returned home today after 22 days away. …

Not a question, just my story...Sick Lorikeet 
I just hope that one person reads this and doesn't make the same mistakes as me. 7/11/2013, Thursday. I had to take Buddy my Rainbow lorikeet to …

Tweeter, my Aratinga weddellii (Dusky-headed Conure) 
It was love at first sight. I saw Tweeter in an empty cage and my heart went out to him. The pet store could tell me next to nothing about Tweeter. They …

Loss of our 10 yr sun conure 
We are very saddened . My husband took LILLY for her monthly grooming, The Vet was almost done when we realized she was notmoving., the vet Proformed …

Dorian "BooBoo" Grey, our adopted Congo 
Contacted by dear and concerned cancer friend whose Father recently died, we were asked to quickly remove "WindyBird," a five year old Congo Grey from …

Cockatiels Lila and Lilac! 
My cockatiels laid 10 eggs but only 4 hatched. well two of the little bird were fluffed with yellow and the other two were fluffy with white that means …

Lucy the Cape parrot 4 years later 
Lucy is doing wonderful. She still hates air planes and helicopters. She is still a 2 person bird and still leery of strangers. We have lost Chloe her …

potty training is possible for the Conure 
Hi my name is Anna, I live in Chicago IL, and I recently purchased a Green Cheek Conure at Petco. I am a week away from going to the vet to find out the …

tragic day for a parrot  
one morning i woke up to hear my macaw sreaming (louder than normal) and saw her on the ground with an egg on the ground (she is a b&g macaw) and her mate …

My Wonderful Friend Kirby 
back a few years I read an add out of California for a goffin Cockatoo.now living in Iowa and wanting one I answered the add bought the bird and had him …

Our Senegal lived at least 34 years 
We got our Senegal from a lady that was poking at him with a stick so she could feed him. It had been her son's bird, but he left for college and lost …

Amy's baby Zeek 
Zeek is my first parrot (Quaker). He is 7 months old, and was hand raised. I have had cockateils when I was young, but Zeek is so loving. I got him just …

!!!!!!! WASP ALERT !!!!!!!! 
One day i was walking around the house when i heard my peach-faced lovebird chirp a lot.(he chirps loud and he bangs the cage door until we come and uncover …

bluebells and sunshine 
my father got me a male bugie for my birthday an the bugie was very tame, did tricks ,went outside without flying away and talked very clearly in human …

Lucy Macaw's Flying Adventure! 
Lucy is a two year old blue & gold macaw. She is my baby, I wrote a Christmas story about getting her. I am 14 years old. People don't take me seriously …

My Sweet Little Lovers - Blue Crown Conure Story 
This is a story about my Blue-crown conures, Reno(male) and Sammie (female). I have had them for about five years now and I never cease to be amazed with …

From Phobia to Friends - Quaker Story 
This is without question a Love story. I am 58 yrs. old and for @ least, I'll say 45 yrs. I had a bird phobia that grew worse with time. So much so in …

Should humans have birds as pets? 
Yes, but if you just want a pet then by all means treat it as a pet, care for it, feed it, talk with it but remember this.... A bird is for life, your …

Happy Hut Warning 
My stepdaughter and her family had a Sun Conure who loved it's Happy Hut. She slept in it, snuggled with it and also chewed it a lot, often shredding it …

Talking Parakeet 
I have always wonder why my male parakeet talks. He started to talk from the six month I got him. Every time he talks he makes sure that people in the …

Ms. Charly's tale - Sulfer Crested Cockatoo 
Charly is a female Lesser Sulphur Crested Cockatoo. She was hatched in the fall of 1998 and came to live with Kathy and me in January 1999 shortly after …

Just wanting to share a photo of my new baby "Robert" 
We just got "Robert" - a new member to our family. He is a five year old Lilac Crowned Amazon Parrot and I just had to show him off :)

Our Newest addition to the family! (Kiwi) 
We have been looking for the right bird for several weeks doing a ton of research on which bird would be the right bird for our home setting. Being in …

Dusky Conures Can Make Wonderful Pets 
We never wanted to get a Conure because they had a reputation for being loud and difficult birds. We had gone to the pet store planning to buy a Quaker …

my ringe neck rocky 
my rose ringed parakeet is 11 yrs and is real fun it talks n says mian mithoo wich is in urdu wich means mr sweetie nad whiistle

Don't Use Cloth Bird Carriers With Zippers on Both Ends 
This is just a warning to people who use the cloth bird carriers with zippers on both ends. They are a nice, light cage especially when taking your bird …

Cockatoo - Roxy's favorite  
Roxy is my bird she is a cakatoo she is very nice and will cudle with me. she is eight years old. she had just gotten home and when she got on the floor …

Chapito, my cockatiel, my little miracle bird 
On 1-20-12(last Friday)late in the afternoon in New Orleans near Lake Ponchartrain my baby was on my shoulder as I went outside to feed my adopted kitty, …

Tobi & Cookie (a Lovebird story) 
I got Tobi & Cookie at a bird breeder for about $30 each. Well more like I rescued them. The owner would keep these birds in tiny cages and he would smoke …

Tobi and Cookie - Lovebirds 
I recently got 2 peach faced lovebirds for $30 each. I have one male and female named Tobi and Cookie. Now Tobi has some attitude, when I talk to him he …

Beautiful Kai - Pineapple Green Cheek Conure 
I already have a Pineapple Green Cheek Conure named Rio. I am so crazy about him that he even has his own FaceBook page! Rio is 1 1/2 years old. I have …

kukuba. my black wing Jardine 
Kukuba is a blackwing jardine, which I aquired from a petshop at 4 months old.He is now 6 years old. I love both my parrots to bits.Both being from the …

Our Anna - Eclectus parrot 
We were given an eclectus parrot yesterday! Sadly she has been neglected. Her cage was absolutely repulsive and I actually had to hold back from bawling! …

What's a dad to do??? 
Howdy! We have rescued 4 birds since mid-February of this year. A 5 yo Senegal male (Cap'n Jack), an 11 yo Red Lored Amazon female (Lucy), a 5-7 yo female …

Beauty and the Beast, or "our life with Cockatoo" 
Hello All For all of you thinking about getting a companion bird, first ask yourself “do I want a toddler for the rest of my life?” I have often read …

How old do you have to be to have a Macaw? 
There is no telling how old you have to be to have a Macaw or other large parrot. But me (Chloe) I am 12 years old and I have a baby Blue and Gold I have …

Randy the Red 
I have a Red headed Mexican parrot, I've owned this bird for many a year since I was 8 or 9 (34 today). I'm not even sure how old he is (and I do believe …

Our Birdie Boss-Woman 
Weedohn is my four year old Jenday conure who honestly believes the world revolves around her. She is truly fearless, and she'll do anything to get what …

My 8 year old blue crowned conure 
I have recently purchased my blue crowned conure from a pet store. He was from an owner who had cancer and couldn't care for him any longer. He took to …

Molly, the Spotted Cockatiel 
I have never liked parrots, until I saw a one called a 'Cockatiel.' The Cockatiel was gray with a yellow head and two red circles on each side of it's …

Lucy, the Blue and Gold Macaw 
Christmas 17th 2010, my mother left for the whole day. I played with my Cockatiels Pocca, Albert and Birdie. Albert was saying 'pretty bird.' When I put …

Yoshi, the Alexandrine 
Hello Reader! I'm a first-time bird owner and everyday is a learning experience. I have an Alexandrine Parakeet (or parrot, depends on who you're talking …

Romeo With His Juliet - Yellow Napped Amazon 
I have a Yellow Napped Amazon that is 27 years old and that loves to talk and play. His previous owners were very nice people, but Romeo dosn't seem to …

African Grey - The biter, the screamer ,the plucker and the tantrum thrower 
Yes, this used to describe my African Grey, Benny. Like people, they have likes, dislikes, hormonal times, fears and favorite people. They are extremely …

Love Is in the Air! 
This is a story about my Birds' Pito and Beyonce. Pito and Beyonce are 2 playful birds. When we first Bought Pito, & introduced him to the cage he went …

Why I chose and am happy with my dusky conure 
Almost a year ago I decided to get a conure after seeing one doing flips and trying to get my attention in a pet store. He seemed so intelligent and had …

Sun Conure babies 
I have just recently purchased two baby Sunconure at 11 weeks old and I am still hand feeding them in the mornings before I leave for work and in the evenings …

Chocobo the Cockatiel 
I bought my little bird Chocobo from a bird sactuary around where I live. The room she was kept in was full of different species of beautiful little birds …

Harvey Wallbanger, My beloved Uccello. - Yellow Sided Green Cheek Conure 
Meet my amazingly wonderful, little yellow sided green checked conure parrot, Harvey. :) I'm 22 years old and to think i wanted a dog... Harvey beats having …

Tiki Bird....Tiki Trying (Quaker Parrot) 
2008 I was looking for another bird after my Cockatiel, Rascal passed away. (Man I miss that bird!)I was planning on going back to the shop where I had …

Kalanii the Sun Conure 
Kalanii was my beautiful sun conure. she was so full of life, loved hanging upside down by one foot & swinging around, loved giving kisses & climbing up …

Buggers 
I purchased Buggers in May of 09. He was 11mo old at the time and had been at the pet shop for 1yr before I purchased him. I was reluctant about paying …

Sky my english budgie and tucker who will always be in my MEMORIES (RIP) 
I have a parakeet name sky. i named her that becase of her baby blue color. I got her because my parakeet Tucker was attacked by cat in the middle of the …

My Red Bellied -- Love at first sight, for me anyway... 
Growing up, I lived with a Congo Gray parrot (Billy), who tolerated me only when I had food - Apples in particular. In short, this was my father's bird …

My little girl conure died in my hands yesterday because of my ignorance! 
My little sun/hybrid conure Pauline, named after my mother, passed away yesterday in my hands. Pauline was very attentive, loving and would eagerly stand …

Punkin Pete 
I recently purchased a 5 month old green cheek conure. Its unusual for me to choose a bird, I did Greyhound rescue for many years and have two greys of …

My Talking Baby Parrotlet Coby 
Little did I know when I brought home my little 4 1/2" baby Pacific Parrotlet what a wonderful pet he would be! Yes, I had heard all about the attitude …

Summy Oscar Rick 
We Have 3 Budgies 1 Summy Loves to Talk Loves His toast and his bel oscar his quiet and lovable rick she has got a temper but they are all good pets and …

Skittles and Mango 
I got my two peach faced love birds for my birthday in may 2010, they were  then four months old.  The guy we got them from told us that they spent at …

7/7/07 Conure Escape 
On 7/7/07 we won the bird lottery by finding my one year old blue crown, Poppy, walking along the trail. I had foolishly walked out of the door, with …

The meanest bird ever!  
My brother use to work at a pet shop for a couple years. During those years he met a red bellied parrot called Savanna. She was a bit of a spazz and absolutely …

The Conure Who Couldn't Whistle 
I own a dusky headed, blue mutated conure named Novi. It was so named because it's hatch date was November. I was the last person you would think would …

New Conure 
Hi Im Chris Monberg and I just wanted to share some pics of my new conure Eve named after my grandmother. Thanks, Chris

"Four Stuffed Birds/Cheer Leader Squad" 
About two months ago I was taken to choose a bird after my first bird, Shadow (a finch), died a day after I "rescued" him from drowning. I decided that …

Paco and Mia - Alexandrine Parrots 
We went to a bird mart here in Phoenix on Mother's Day just to learn more about parrots and continue our education since acquiring our 1st bird, Papaya, …

Papaya - My SunConure 
My husband and I were in PetsMart one Sunday to get dog and cat food, when we saw in the cage the most breathtaking little bird. Knowing ZERO about birds, …

Perfect Lady......To me. 
My mother and I run a pet store in a small town of about eleven thousand, and out of the four pet stores in our small town, we have the widest variety …

Red-Bellied Love 
I was young when we got our first bird. We started out with zebra finches, and when I was nine I got my first parakeet. It wasn't until I was 18, when …

Jenday 
I was surprised to hear that Jendays are considered poor talkers, because mine has about a 21-word vocabulary, which she uses frequently. Her first word …

Sid & Barney - which is which ?  
A follow up pic of new rescue Nanday (Barney). He's great, a welcome addition to our home (& flock). My neighbors still cant tell them apart but so fun …

Relaxing in Aruba 
A few months ago I bought 2 "love Birds" (Agapornis roseicollis). I had them in a small cage at first, but they did not seem very happy. So I made them …

Need Information on Quaker Parrots! 
What type of seeds to get them they would eat,Fruits and Vegetables that they can eat.I have 2 Quakers what kind of cage to get them how big tall wide.My …

The Perils of Gwendolyn Diana (Gwendy) Hudson and her Propper Pet "Pepper'. 
This is a story of love and desire. It reaches down to the pit of man's obsessions and lifts up to the heights of his prosperity. She is Gwendoly (Gwendy …

Most beautiful parrot "RITU" 
My parrot is very cute.When he is angry he looks very beautiful.When i go outside,my parrot wait for me to kiss me.

my Baby Abbagail 
My name is Ashley. I have been wanting a conure for years, but I wanted to wait untill I found the right one. I know that a conure is a long commitment …

you think u,r being kind,,,buzbie the amozon parrot 
about 20 year,s ago i went to a man who sold parrot,s he had all different kind,s but in the corner was this poor wee amazon parrot(it was not cheap)about …

The Shy Lovebirds 
Today I got my first pair of lovebirds. Boy!! Were they shy. At first they were in a little cage. So they stayed in a corner. When we got home we put …

littel jasper 
ok so i moved from tennessee to virgina and for my moving present i wanted to get a bird not just any bird a budgie my parents agreed and we went to the …

Cuddles My Baby Sun/Jenday Conure 
In September of 2009 My baby Cuddles who was 2years old suffered a seizure..I did not witness it as it was the stages after the seizure. He was at the …

Tyco the Quaker Parrot 
Tyco is a quaker parrot. He will be one year old on May 12, 2010. I got him as a gift for my 15th birthday. My heart has always been with birds. I raised …

My Rescued Parrot - Cockatiel 
my parrot's name was "totu".actually he had countless names.totu was such a dear parrot.we found him near the lift of our appartment in a very bad condition.he …

1sick1 
I had an online friend that needed a home for her Nanday and being a lifetime bird lover ended up driving 12 hrs (1 way) to give the bird a home. The BEST …

Conureluv23 Dusky Conure 
I have a 1 yearold dusky conure and she is very sweetbut there were times when she started biting for no reason at all. Once for like a month she bite …

Parrots in back yard 
Parrots visit bird feeder Hollywood, Florida

Jack and Rose my 2 Green Cheek's. 
I got my 2 green cheeks from a breeder near where i live. They were just babies(around 3 weeks old)i had to hand feed them. Jack flew first. i was so …

Charlie the Love of my life my little green person in a bird suit 
This is Carol here and my little Charlie is the love of my life here everyday he's a little green quakerparrot with a great loving intelligent personality …

my rainbow lorikeet, Sparkey.  
if i could rename the rainbow lorikeet, they would definately be something along the lines of a joker or fun-loving clown. I currently own a four year …

My Beautiful Parakeeets 
Twitter! Chirp! Tweet! Warble! Sweet, sweet sounds to any bird-lover. It's such a great feeling to walk into your house and here your bird squealing …

Lilac Crowned Amazon in El Paso, TX 
Well, I was outside my front yard trying out my new hedge trimmer when I heard this dreadful sound. Not ever hearing this sound before I put my hedge trimmer …

Lucy the Cape Parrot 6 mo. later 
Look for previous posts on Lucy for beginning of story. Lucy is molting right now. She became a little cranky, but the worst is over and she is much …

My Parakeet 
On August 8, 2007, I finally set out to get my first parakeet, Ranger. I did. Ranger and I got along very well. Christmas came along and the worst thing …

Boy then Girl 
We got our Sun Conure in March 2008 from PetCo and it's name was stan. At the pet store you were allowed to play with the birds oce you got a store clerk …

My child Lamb-Chop (African Grey) 
I recieved Lamb-Chop for my 50th Birthday. What a pleasure, he was only 3 weeks old and looked just like a lambchop when he stretched his little neck up! …

Lucy the Cape Parrot 
Lucy is our second Cape. She was hatched in Feb. 09 and we adopted her from Jean Pattison (Jean the African Queen). Lucy is a great companion, non biter, …

Sam and Rainbow 
Sam and Rainbow are the cuttest couple!I got Sam when he was 6 months old,he really want a friend we could tell because we saw him kissing his reflection!So …

Bubbles my new baby lovebird 
Even though Bubbles is still in the store i know his going to have a GREAT personality! His so loving and just sits in my hands staring at me. I love him …

my little beachbum! - Jenday Conure 
skidels,is my two year old jenday.iv had him since he left the nest,and we have been best friends since.he also has another best buddy my pomeranen dog.he …

Sid Vicious, The Red Bellied Parrot 
Sid Vicious is a 16 year old (hatchdate June 3rd) Red Bellied Parrot. I hand-raised him from 3 weeks old when I worked for an avian nursery. He talks a …

African Grey Stories 
Hi, my name is Dennis, I am 14 years old and am currently the proud owner of Ruby the African Grey Parrot. I decided to name her Ruby because a ruby is …

Chicken the Hahn"s macaw stole my heart 
I received a phone call from my husband back in April. He asked Lynda do you want a mini macaw? I said sure. I've been a bird owner for twenty years. I …

Peach and Sparky my baby lovebirds 
Hi my name is Justin and i have two baby lovebirds Peach and Sparky.Peach is on the right and she is a girl and Sparky is on the left and he is a boy.They …

Squishy, my mad lorikeet 
I rescued Squishy from being put-down at the vets. Rainbow lorikeets aren't native to Western Australia and they've taken over Perth so culling is in place, …

More about Leo the Meyer's parrot with pictures 
Hello again ya'll. Just a short update about Leo and me. I was even able to get a picture this time. I wrote a reply to ya'll last night, but I don't …

Leo, A rescue story 
Leo was "rescued" by a well meaning lady who knew next to nothing about parrots. Her intentions were good, and I might add very much needed. She …

Mean to mushy 
My DYH Amazon came to me through my office. My boss rescued him from a patient, who was completely unable to care for himself or Paco, culminating in …

Trouble - Indian Ringneck Parrot 
TROUBLE BY NAME & TROUBLE BY NATURE! Hi, My name is Trouble and I am an 18 month old Indian ringneck. My ma usually never names her hand raised chicks …

princess my baby  
in 2009 the first of janurary my cocktiel died i said that i would never ever buy another bird then i saw it my baby my bird that was meant for me! i …

Budgie Parakeet Stories 
Hello, I am the very proud 13 year old mother of my little baby named Sunny Jose Garcia ( I call him Sunny, but if he were to have a full name that's what …

this is King Henry and prince Nico 
I adopted Henry a few short weeks ago from a pet store that couldn't wait for him to go. They were all too happy to lower the price for me just to make …

My Laddy boy YellowNap Front Amazon 
My Laddy boy came from a Friend of mine, where I use too work she had him for 4 years and now I've have had him for 2 years, and he is the greatest bird …

Ara my severe macaw. 
Ara my severe macaw.In one word awesome!I love Ara to death.She is awesome in so many ways.1 she is so loving and cuddly 2 she is NOT a one person bird …

Jade the quaker 
About 2 months ago, my husband and I went to see a 3 yr. old quaker who was advertised in a local paper. She was in a dark upstairs apartment kitchen with …

Goffin cockatoo's just love to play 
This is Casper, he is a retired male breeder that is now tame and talking. Casper lost his leg to a raccoon years ago and needed human friends to keep …

Life with Findlay 
What did I ever do with all my spare time before Findlay arrived (Sept '07)in my life...an eight week old bundle of fluff and not many feathers. Growing …

Mama's Little Chicken 
Mama’s Little Chicken The Arrival One day in June I came home to find a surprise waiting for me. Tucked in the corner of the living-room was a large …

Richard's Night Out 
Richard is a five year old male Senegal parrot, a little parrot considering what most people think of as a parrot. This little parrot patched a heart …

Gogi's rescue 
When Gogi was dropped by a raven almost right into my lap in the backyard over breakfast I didn't think he'd live for very long. He was a baby and pretty …

I have a Red Bellied Parrot named Wazoo 
His B-Day is Dec. 16/2005 he will be three this Dec.He was only 4 months when I bought him. I paid 600.00 for him.It was great for the first two years.Then …

Bella the Quaker Parrot 
I have had two Quakers and one Lori. My first quaker died because I was trimming her and she got stressed and died in my hands, I was so heartbroken. Her …

Conure Parrot Stories 
when I was 14 I adopted my first conure, peanut, from a local parrot store for my birthday.... When I think about it Im not sure why I adopted Peanut.. …

Farewell my loving grand baby Choas. 
There is no words known to man that can discribe the pain that I feel over the loss of my sweet baby Conure (Chaos). He was hatched out on 04/09/08 and …

Cockatiel Stories 
I have a pearled cockatiel, she is 18 weeks old. Her name is passion :) She loves to eat apples and she will do anything for them. She will fly to …

Lucy The Umbrella Cockatoo 
I Rescue Not in a Rescue Org. Just a Home Rescue I just took in a Umbrella Cockatoo name Lucy. They gave her to me because They have three very large Dogs …

what a smart parrot 
We just got our Senegal Parrot. Not from a breeder but from a person who bought the parrot from a reputable breeder. He (we think he is a 'he') is …

Archie  
My husband and i adopted Archie, the yellow naped amazon in June of 2008. My husband had never had a bird and had declared that he hated birds finally …

Kaytee 
Kaytee is my 4 year old quaker. My daughter gave her to me for Christmas when she was only 3 months old. She is just precious and talks so much. She …

My little Chaos 
Chaos is the product of two seperate species of Conures falling in love. His mother is a Jenday conure and his father is a Nanday conure. His was hatched …

I Still Believe in Miracles 
I Still Believe in Miracles On June 28th back in 2003 my world fell apart when the love of my life, took flight into the wild blue yonder. Plato …

The Strange Love Story of Yoda and Marilyn 
Once upon a time there was a sad stinky bald headed red lored amazon that needed a home. "Hey,that's the story about me!"said Yoda."I was sitting in a …

Neglected Eclectus 
I Take in Parrots to Try to Help them if i can, A few Weeks ago i got an E-mail From a Woman Who has This Male Eclectus,I gave her time to think about …

Double Yellow Head Amazons 
oh calls of the wild !! this breeding pr talk up a storm to you daily..saying everything from MoM extremly loud over n over till i take treats lol , they …

FUN AND FEISTY!! 
Tressa is our new 5 month old blue mutation parrotlet. Full of vitality and energy she rules the roost! Being the queen among our other birds,(we have …

Should I get another Green Cheek Conure? 
So many people ask this question about not only Conures, but other species too. This is my experience, albeit limited. We went through this when we …

Frequent Flyer - Moluccan Cockatoo 
"Baron" is a 13 year old Moluccan Cockatoo who flies with me in my airplane. He sits on a car seat perch next to me in the copilot's seat. He enjoys the …

Sammy my Lilac Crowned Amazon. 
I got Sammy my Lilac Crowned Amazon on August 18th, 2006,and I got her from a couple that was moving Sammy bit his owner a few years ago,and they had not …

Pretty Girl the Eclectus joins our flock. 
Pretty Girl the Red Sided Eclectus who's 2 1/2 years old joins our flock. She was just too special to pass up. Though we already have quite a flock we …

What is in my food dish? 
I recently obtained two lovebirds. They are young and doing great.I call them Heckle and Jeckle. This is my first experience with lovebirds. I did a …

Peaches My Pride and Joy ! 
Bitten By The Love Bug ! I was in Visiting My Daughters Cockatiels at our Bird store ,so they could bond with the baby's before we brought them home, …

Skooter's Story - Senagal Parrot 
I first saw Skooter as a pin-feathered baby... adorable. He would make this tiny, little noise and look up at me. I fell in love instantly and so I visited …

My Australian King Parrot! 
Hi! I have an australian king parrot, named Reidar ;-) It is a She, so the name is kinda funny :-P she is almost 5 years i think, and she is a beautiful …

Eclectus Parrots 
I have two male Eclectus Parrots, Donald and Pilot. I love my guys, but I need to let people know out there that generalizations about this species always …

Parrots I met in Hawaii 
I don't own parrots but just loved this picture and thought I would send it along. I went to Hawaii about 17 years ago and they had someone there that …

the white bird 
The White Bird author Judy Moon written 1/16/08 The cage was sitting way back in a corner of the bonus room. Only one light shown in the room. The …

Blue and Gold Macaw Love 
I have always loved birds of all kinds and sizes. Parrots in particular. Recently I joined a parrot rescue in my area and got my first foster boy. But …

Parrotlett's 
I have an 8 month old male Pacific Parrotlett. I bought him for $175 at a local pet store. I will admit that I had done no research about this bird, …

Lovebirds 
Yes, I recently got 2 Lovebirds, Max & Ruby. They are about 2 months old and hand fed. My birds love wondering around my living room and just lounging …

Red Bellied Parrot - Paulie 
MY PAULIE I am the proud owner and Mommy of a female Red Bellied Parrot. She was three months old when we took her home in January …

Hispaniolan Amazon 
Hispaniolan Amazon The Smaller Amazon Meesha is a Hispaniolan Amazon and one of the smaller amazons. Not as colorful as some of the others but big …

My parrot's story in spanish 
Cherry Headed Conure Story in Spanish My english is not very well!!! Could I write in spanish?, please yo tengo una loro caretirrojo, procedente …

Zhuliah the Senegal 
Zhuliah is one picky bird. She is 6 years old and was my sister's at first. After my sister started breeding lovebirds and got a Black Headed Caique, …

Who Say's You Have To Be Perfect? 
Magnolia is a female nine year old M2 (guessing on her personality not eye colour ) I purchased her when the breeder wanted to put her down at four months …

My little bundles of joy! Lovebird Story 
Swift came into my life on the 2/1/07 as a little fuzzy Lovebird. It wanted to be cuddled the moment I picked him up, he was a playful little fuzzball. …

Kiwi the Hahns Macaw 
Our Chewer and Acrobat: Kiwi, our Hahns Macaw Kiwi, our baby Hahns Macaw is our little love. He will be a year old in November (the date on the pic …

Piglet The Senegal Princess 
Piglet is a ten year old Senegal parrot. She tends to be a one person bird but has not always been so. She was mine alone when we purchased her as a baby. …

Pedro the Indian Ring Neck Parrot 
Pedro is an Indian Ring Neck Parrot, age unknown, and origins unknown. He is leg banded, and is a beautiful green with violet and red ring. Pedro came …

Sierra and Santana, Senegal Parrots 
Sierra and Santana are 6 year old sisters. They are African Senegal parrots. Sierra likes me better than Santana. Santana likes my husband. I had to …

My Lovebird experince! 
On April 21, 2007 I got 2 wild peach faced lovebirds for my birthday. Their names were mango and kiwi. I enjoyed having them to look at. But whenever I …

Neglected Eclectus Micky 
Well Micky has stopped his plucking since i got him. I've had him now 1 Month. He doesn't Scream, But he talks all day long. I love to listen to him. He …

animal lover 
I had a red belled conure and I loved it to death. One day I was tending to her needs by cleaning out her cadge. My brother and I had been fighting and …

Orange winged Amazon Baby 14 days old 
1 of my adorable orange winged amazon baby's in my hands, hubby took pic...1 of my fav pics to date.. 14 days old these birds are so much fun raising …

Quaker Parrot Name Einstein 
My hubby and I got Einstein in TX. He was a little baby when we got him. The year he hatched is 2006. Einstein is a 2 person bird. Einstein loves …

My Bird With Her Noisy Attitude 
I have a five year old Sun Conure. Her beauty is totally opposite to her attitude. She has a problem with not being quiet when wanted. No matter how much …

My new pet Lovebird 
It's a yellow, peach(rosy)-faced lovebird, name Pikachu. This parakeet is so pretty! And she TALKS! Pikachu is saying her name, and also "Ptichka" ("bird" …

Henry 
My wife bought a Conure for me on Father's Day in 2005. I named him Henry after my Grandfather of years ago. I was so surprised that Henry was such a talker. …

Pretty Girl - Grass Lorikeet 
We had a Grass Lorikeet called Pretty Girl whom we found she was deformed and unable to fly. We had her for 3 yrs when on the 11 September 2007 our neighbours …

mommys home 
every day when i come home from work or school or anywhere, as soon as the car pulls up I already hear them screaming for me and when i put the key in …

Loulou from France 
Hi every one ! I live in France on the Riviera and I'm owned by a 6 year old Cockatiel, named Maxine that I got when she was 3 months old. She has …

ALEXA LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT - Lilac Head Amazon 
My name is Alexa and I am a lilac head amazon. The last 3 years my life has changed so much you would not believe it! A few years ago I lived in a …

My Ruffles.... 
I just lost my GCC the day before Thanksgiving. She was 21+ years old. She awoke me in the middle of the night by falling from her perch, chirping loudly …

My 22 year old Conure died yesterday. I'm lost!! 
I know you are not accepting anymore stories. I just want to put my words somewhere. I got Topi as a baby when I was 21 years old. He has been through …

Miss my TacoBaby already! 
This morning, August 27, 2015, @ 2:24 a.m., i was asleep and her my TacoBaby chirping loudly. He has never done this at this time of the morning, ever. …

roco my budgie 
my budgie roco is stil scared of me but im geting there he is like a brother to my im 8 my name is Sarah my bugie roco is funny playful loves to cuddle …

What type of Amazon is this? 
Hello everyone, This is a picture of my friend parrot; she does not know what type of parrot it is. I know for sure it's an Amazon but I don't know what …

Our little Skyler 
We met Skyler at 7 weeks old in a Parrot shop we went to..She and her little sister were in the nursery looking at us threw the big window. Skyler …

Ivory's hard life 
HI all, I got a tremendous support last time from posting here, and I hope I hope I can get the same this time. Ivory, my little white Zebra Finch …

squeaky is egging 
my rainbow lori is about 5 yrs old and my husband bought her from a pet shop for me.she lays an egg often ,I know when its coming close to time as she …

Ivy and me 
My cockatoo ivy is aproximently 3 years old. Ivy loves to be social he will attach to one person the most but make sure he's the one that gets the attention. …

Mousesurfer 
My husband & I have a (just turned today, June 11th/2014) a 15 year old Green Cheek Conure (GCC), named Tarzan, who has been with us for 11 yrs now. …

Radio Bird - African Grey 
My African Grey, Sweetie (Beaky) grew up in my study. She was on the 2nd floor in the corner, so had two big windows to look out. In the study was …

Sweety My angel..African Grey 
My Grey was born on the 26 September 2013,Sweety is her name,I received Sweety as a Birthday Gift my from my Loving fiance and she was just 4weeks old …

Peppin Prewitt - Conure 
On 10/26/2013 I woke up and discovered that my beloved Tweeter (Aratinga weddellii a.k.a. Dusky-headed Conure) had gone to the Rainbow Bridge. It was …

Stella (Meyers Parrot) 
Stella is a Meyers Parrot,she was given to me by a friend,Stella is sweet,I have not had her long,she loves to walk up under my chin and stand there pruning …

GR - African Grey Parrot 
GR is nearly 15 years old and is a Congo African Grey... l am his personal trainer and it has took me 10 years to train GR. Some of his video are on …

PRINCE the Cockatiel 
he is a sweet little whiteface cockatiel with a foot fetish. he likes to be on feet and say "come on, come on" also he clears his throat and coughs …

rainbow lorys  
my rainbow lory loves to eat !! fruit friut and more friut and when hes bored he would ask you do you want to play ?

My cockatiel frank 
i got my cocktiel after one year requesting to my parents.Finaly i got a female cockatiel .i gave him name FRANK.she is very cute buddy,whan she wants …

Buddy - Blue and Gold Macaw 
Buddy playing ball

Gabby, The Smartest Quaker Parrot in the World! 
I have a Quaker Parrot, named Gabby. It is a boy, but I thought he was a girl. In this picture, he is taking a bath in a bowl of water with the others …

A Wonderful Story - African black-headed parrot 
I have a wonderfll story to tell. One Saturday afternoon , just a quiet balmy day, while I had some time to read ,I heard a fluttering ,and having my …

My Parrot Marley 
Marley came to live with us 7 yr ago now when he was 3 month old, he is my bird but immitates my partner's voice and whistles, his favourite tunes are …

pappysmom - Senagl Parrot 
I have the sweetest Senegal parrot ever! I have had him for almost a year.....adopted him from a couple who were going into a nursing home. He's nine years …

Hey Chucho... Chucho loco 
With this chant my Green-cheek conure sure goes crazy playing and jumping from brach to branch. Even though he/she is no human I can tell by his actions …

Alfie, funny and smart 
I rescued Alfie, my African Grey, from a family that had inherited her several months before but were unable to care for her. She was 14 years old and …

Rio-My Pineapple Green Cheek Conure 
This is Rio, my pineapple green cheek conure. I have always been a bird person but haven't had one in a very long time. He was kind of an impulse buy. …

Piper The Sun Conure 
Hello, This is Piper, he is a Sun Conure born 9-1-09. He loves to sit on the shoulder of my wife and I. He is not loud, as they can sometimes be. He …

Here's Billy Boy 
Our beautiful boy (Sun Conure) is now 8 months old. We hand reared him from 7 weeks old. Like all conures he is such a character. We had never been "bird …

Raising a Male Senegal 
If I had to do it all over again I would in a heartbeat. Mishka is a 10 year old Sennie male. When I got him at 6 month he was a delight. My wife and …

Checking the ingredients before eating 
I was buying Zupreem for Mishka, my ten year old Sennie male and one day he was on my chest of drawers and I looked over and by gosh he was reading the …

This is Nico my little prince  
he is my little ham, and a bowl full of sunshine. (Nico is a Green Cheeked Conure)

My boy Ben the Caique 
We had(and still do) a Severe Mmccaw but my wife wanted another bird. This was in May 2007 by the way. My wife worked 6 days a week with only Friday off. …

Lily the Senegal Parrot 
I have had Lily for just over a year. She is about 18 months old now. I grew up with birds. My dad built a sunroom one year and turned it into an …

Chaco Blue Front Amazon -JEWEL 
I named her Jewel because she is a shining light in my life and Jewel picked me to be her favorite person. Amazons will bond well to a person that understands …

TaiPan ate Christmas 
I have a Jenday Conure named TaiPan. He had his first Christmas this year. It was quite a challenge to keep him out of the Christmas tree. He loved tearing …

Pearl and Blizzard 
Pearl and Blizzard are my budgies. I suspect that Blizzard may be a Green cinnamon budgie, but I don't know what kind of budgie Pearl is. Pearl is blue …

Happy Ending for Duncan! 
This is a story of one of the first rescues upon starting our Bird Rescue and Sanctuary. My sister and I run a Rescue in Akron and Barberton ohio. I am …

Olivia *houdini* 
me and my mom bought a Moluccan Cockatoo when she was like, just hatched, and we hand raised her.....she is a very cuddly bird. *oh and her name is Olivia, …

i lost indian yallow pareekit 2004 
is two year old yellow parakit is name tweeti is so frendly i lost in greenford near horsenden hiil pleas can you see teel as ma contact number 07956184936 …

Sorbet, my guardian Angel 
Sorbet is a gift from my fiance for my B-Day, June 22nd, 2007. He is my soul mate, in the form of a bird; otherwise, he is referred to as my guardian …

Cricket The Senegal  
She's about 18 years old, since I can't remember when I got her. I saw her in the egg and decided to buy her when she hatched. She was very affectionate …

My Bird is amazing! 
My 14 year old Eclectus male named Iago was very shy and did not talk much when we first got him.We have had him for 4 months and he is talking like crazy …

Key the rescued macaw 
This story starts almost one year ago.Good friends of mine own a bird based pet store not so much for the money but for education.They are very good bird …

Maggie our Red Lored Amazon 
I am a budgie and cockatiel person, I regularily rescue and rehome these small parrots. I was not looking for a larger bird nor did I want one when …

Zyda! Red Bellied Parrot 
Fairly recently I adopted a seven-month-old red-bellied parrot. His name is Zyda and already I simply love him. He is one of my seven feathered companions …

Chaos 
Chaos is a a Hybrid as a result of a Nanday and Jenday conure falling in love and breeeding. He was hatched out on April 21st and there has not been a …

Yoda Returns 
You are once again hearing from the musky smelling, handsome feather follicle challanged Yoda. Just when I thought that I had it made with this good looking …

The odd couple, Yoda and Marilyn 
we rescued a red lored amazon that was severly head plucked. he's begun to grow in some head feathers,no plucking anywhere else. we cleared up his nasal …

the new home for Budgie Boy 
once there was a bird he got bought by a couple he went home with them. a week later they returned the bird back to the pet shop because he wasnt playful …

Destiny & Shawna 
I bought Shawna when she was 7 months old, She was hatched Fed of 1999, Then in Feb of 2000 my granddaughter was born, in Feb of 2002 Destiny was left …

Rossie Our RoseBreasted Cockatoo 
Rossie is another of my Rescue's. Ive had him 4 years now. Im guessing but i believe he is about 7-8 years old. His first owners were amish, in the winter …

Cheri's Jardine Parrot 
I had originally called on a group of Conures a lady had for adoption ,, knowing most bird species I knew what she had and was going to add one more to …

a new senegal mom  
i was looking for a red bellied and i found her. right now her name is ms. peanut until i find a nice name for her she is a Senegal. she was born 2008. …

And I never knew I wanted a Cockatoo! #2 
This is just another picture of Gerwin and TT the cat.

And I never knew I wanted a Cockatoo! 
"Gerwin" came to be with us last summer while in Virginia Beach visiting family. I had actually been in contact with a local pet store in that area for …

Princapaisa almost ate Lucky! 
So I spent weeks looking at this cute one year old little green cheek conure in our pet store trying to convince myself to spend the money on her. On my …

Luigi the Yellow Nape 
Luigi was hatched in July 2004. We tried very hard when he was younger to socialize him with lots of people. As a result (unless he is in a mood) he …

Ducky our Quaker Parrot 
I also have a Quaker Parrot Whom I love very much. he talks a lot as well. We have had him for a little over two years and he is a vital part of our family. …

Joe the Quaker Parrot 
My name is Gail and we have an 8 month old Quaker Parrot named Joe (I call him Joseph or bubba). He loves my husband and I but he cuddles more with me. …

ducky the quaker parrot 
I wrote earlier last week about my Quaker Parrot and I'm glad to say he is doing much better he is on antibiotics and a good bacteria gel. Turns out his …

Lovebird pictures, Swift & Nip 
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