Why do pet parrots like to bathe?

Quaker parrot bathing

Most of us know that birds in general bathe from time to time. New parrot owners, though, are sometimes left amazed at how much their feathered friend loves to take a bath! Let’s talk about parrot bathing.  Why do pet parrots like to bathe? What’s the function of it, and should you keep a bird

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Sprouting seeds for parrots | In 4 steps

How to sprout seeds for your parrot

Here on the blog, we’ve talked before about the problems associated with a feeding your parrot a seed-heavy diet. We’re proponents of feeding pellets, which are less fatty and more suitable for domestic parrots. This being said: we also think seeds have their place. Especially sprouted ones! Let’s go into sprouting seeds for parrots and

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7 toxic parrot foods you should avoid

Toxic parrot food

It can be tempting to share human foods with your parrot and it’s important to keep their diet varied. But did you know there are some toxic parrot foods out there that you should avoid? Let’s go into 7 toxic parrot foods that you should never feed, as well as 5 more that you might

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