How to Clicker Train a Parrot

How to clicker train a parrot | With video! Use these simple steps.

Looking to teach your parrot some basic tricks like stepping up on your hand? Or maybe you’ve already got that covered and want to move on to something more challenging?…

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Can Parrots Eat Past. Is it safe for them?

Can Pet Parrots Eat Pasta? Is It Safe for Them?

Can Parrots Eat Pasta? Yes, of course. Your pet parrot can have pasta but in very small quantities. If you do decide to give past to your pet it should…

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5 Fun and Easy Tricks for Lovebirds

5 Fun and Easy Tricks for Lovebirds

Did you know that just like bigger parrots, lovebirds can also learn a trick or two? Teaching tricks for lovebirds is a good enrichment exercise, and it is also great…

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Female budgie in cage

How to get a bird back in its cage | 4 top tips

Unless you keep it in a large aviary, it’s important to let your parrot or other bird out of its cage for at least a few hours daily. It’s a…

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Toys for parrots | How to make sure they're safe

Toys for parrots | How to make sure they’re safe

If you currently own or have ever owned any type of parrot, you’ll know that these birds are usually extremely playful. Toys for parrots are a must-have in your feathered…

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How to recognize and deal with a stressed parrot by Parrot Essentials.

Stressed parrot | Causes & solutions

If you have some experience with parrots, you’ll know that these birds can be prone to stress. They need a lot of mental stimulation and attention, and they can be…

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Parrot activities | 6 ways to exercise your bird

Did you know it’s very important to make sure your parrot gets enough exercise? Obesity and the resulting health issues are a big danger to domestic parrots, so we’ve gathered…

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Amazon parrot nibbling hand | How to deal with an aggressive parrot

Parrot aggression: Explanations and solutions

It can be heartbreaking if your previously snuggly parrot seems to become aggressive overnight, or if the long-awaited feathered addition to the family doesn’t turn out to be as friendly…

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Quaker parrot bathing

Why do pet parrots like to bathe?

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…

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How to sprout seeds for your parrot

Sprouting seeds for parrots | In 4 steps

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…

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