Help for the suffering When working with rescue parrots you see many things: suffering, neurosis and psychosis. Often I see eyes darkened by futility. They have given up. They have reached the point where they would rather die than continue living. Life has become a living hell where the one […]
The three C’s will help you captain the ship of parrot behavior through stormy seas. They are the stars, the rudder, and the engine of behavior shaping. They’re not difficult to understand at all. It just takes practice to use them properly, like juggling. Please consider becoming our Patron at […]
Alternative Medicine can be deadly. I recently researched scientific studies concerning the use of colloidal silver. Since no research was available concerning parrots I studied abstracts from clinical findings on humans. Someone asked to be a friend online and from their Facebook page I saw that they are selling colloidal […]
Some might think it’s a sign of intelligence that Babalu pulls in his dry food bowl when I replace the wet food one. I think the greatest sign of intelligence is that he pushes out the bowl to me so I can replace it. I didn’t teach him these behaviors […]
“Though I do not believe that a plant will spring up where no seed has been, I have great faith in a seed. Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect wonders.” — Henry David Thoreau Out of the Blue (2009) “It all […]
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