Parrot Enrichment – What it is and Why you should

Lily parrot enrichment

Parrot enrichment for pet parrots and positive reinforcement techniques are two recent concepts that dramatically improve the life quality of captive psittiscene be they tiny budgerigar or magnificent military macaw. I hope to write later on about Positive Reinforcement training; for now let’s concentrate on the whys and wherefore of parrot enrichment. Watch an active

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Introducing me and my birds – Dorothy Schwarz

I’m Dorothy Schwarz and in the coming months I’ll be sharing with you  some of the joys and heartaches, pleasant surprises and shocks of a parrot person’s life. I’ll tell about the lives of my birds and those of others that I know. I’d like to share some of the theoretical knowledge and insights that I’ve

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Green Winged Macaw – Profile & Care Guide

Common name: Green Winged Macaw Latin name: Ara chloropera Length: 95 cms / 37 inches Weight: 1100 – 1300 grams Life Span: up to 60 years Origin: Mexico, Central America, South America Noise Level: Loud!            Intelligence A bit more outgoing than some of the other macaws, the green-winged macaw will

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