What Are Some Tips for Keeping a Parrot?

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I wear many hats at Windy City Parrot.

 

About 30% of my week I wear my CMO hat which means Chief Marketing Officer.

 

In keeping well-versed in marketing I read a huge amount of content.

 

One recurring theme I see is this is the way I should be marketing to millennial’s.

The perfect way to market to millennial’s is……..

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Where Do I Find Off-hour Emergency Veterinary Care? (and much more)

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A while back I wrote about 

Help! My Bird’s Egg Bound but the Vet Won’t be In Until Tomorrow.

 

I was talking on the phone to Dr. Byron de la Navarre recently about avian vitamin D3 testing (under wraps during research) when we got off-track for a moment and began a conversation about veterinary emergency care for birds.

 

So your task for today after you’re done with brunch is to find a local emergency care veterinary facility (if you have on in your area), make a note and put it on the refrigerator

 

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How I Reduced Strokes in my White Capped Pionus

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Margarita wrote

 

I have tried to answer the post regarding the bird having strokes/seizures

 

I have experience with that.

 

Once I try to post an answer it asks me again for a WordPress login or to just enter my login. 

 

So twice it asks me for login but it still doesn’t work and I really want to give the person the info I know so she can discuss it with her Vet. 

 

I don’t have Word Press and don’t do FB.

 

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How Do I Care for My Caique Who Suffered a Stroke?

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Good morning. 

 

My 29-year-old Caique parrot Skeeter had a stroke 10 days ago. 

 

The vet who treated him sent him home the same day with antibiotics and calcium; told me to keep him in his travel cage which was padded with towels, and wished me good luck. 

 

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Does A Lung Transplant Patient Need To Get Rid Of Her Macaw?

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I just got off the phone with Andrea, a very good customer of ours.

 

Andrea was fortunate enough to get a lung transplant at the age of 70.

 

I’m sure her primary surgeon told her many things that stand out to me are, “We’ve probably added about six years to your life” and “You have to get rid of your macaw.”

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If I Have Asthma Should I Get Rid Of Our 2 Birds Per My Doctor?

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Lori Seaton asks: Like the new format. I have asthma. Dr. Suggest that I get rid of our 2 birds… LOl not going to happen.

 

I had all the problems before we got the birds. What kind of air cleaner is best. We rent our apartment. Thank You.

 

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