Accolades To All Birdie Moms

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Spoiler alert: Your mother’s day gift is at the bottom.

 

Having 11 birds, 10 budgies and an African ringneck, we get it.

 

Living upstairs of our new facility, Keto (the ringneck) sleeps on the second floor with us but spends the day supervising mom in his “office cage (below).

 

keto office cage Accolades To All Birdie Moms

 

“Keto’s a biter”.

 

If he is within 2 inches of skin he will lash out and bite.

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A Better Bird Video Series For Training Birds And Their Humans

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Just as the name implies, this is a series of quick and easy ways to help your The birds stay happy and healthy around-the-clock.

This is a series of short but incisive ideas you can apply today bringing you closer to bird care nirvana.

The number of things necessary to provide foraging in Richmond for your birds can be found in the series of quick and simple ideas.

Don’t sell your birds short and be prepared to experiment until you find the right formula that provides happiness to those feathered creatures you keep in cages within your home.

A Better Bird – Ep 1
Showing Trust Through Flight To Me

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Tail Feather Tips – Quick And Easy Video Guides For Pet Bird Care

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Tail Feather Tips Keep A New Bird From Biting With A Re-Direction

“Redirection” best describes this video

 

One should not yell “ouch” once bit as the bird will know it can elicit a reaction.

 

Bite’s should be taken in silence.

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How We Hope To Teach Better Cage Bird Keeping Practices With Video

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Firstly I don’t think we spend enough time thanking you, our readers, our customers and everyone involved in the Windy City Parrot community devoted exclusively to keeping birds in our homes.

Your feedback, your questions in your responses drive us to do everything we can to help that FID (feathered kid) you have chosen to care for.

Circling back to who we are.

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A Better Bird Ep 10 Safety Check Your Bird Toys Twice Daily Before There’s An Accident – Video

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I love this video because it clearly illustrates how destructive even small birds can be.

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A Better Bird Ep 13 – How Bird Proof Is Your Home? Video

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In about 24 months our household has gone from 0 to 9 birds.

Six budgies (2 males/4 females), a female Senegal (surgically sexed) and a male African ringneck (males have the ring).

I fondly call the budgies my little hooligans who have their own cage as does Peaches our 9 year old female Senegal and Keto the newest member to our family, the 17-year-old male African ringneck.

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