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  1. mango&dex

    Urgent Parrot toe injured

    Yesterday I was trimming my conures wings which our vet recommended us doing. As I was doing so his foot got in the way and it cut above his nail. I was immediately panicking and called my vet while using some baby powder which was the only thing I had on hand to stop the bleeding. He didn’t...
  2. S

    pionus or love bird ?

    Hi there! I am looking for a bird- i had 2 birds back when i was younger first bird was a cocktail and then i had 2 budgies... I live in a apartment, i go to school and i am 6-8 hours away from home depending on the day, i have done a lot of reasherch on birds- i will have a big cage and lots of...
  3. squeak514

    Jealous Lovebird ??

    My lovebird, Peaches, has a habit of biting whenever I have company over. She loves seeing new people and is quick to fly right to them, but whenever I get close (usually to pick her up myself or remove her if requested), I receive a nice, painful bite. When it's just her and I, she's incredibly...
  4. C

    Lovebirds’ gender mystery

    I got two beautiful lovebirds(Connie and ivy) about 8 months ago and I am unaware of their gender and dna testing can be quite expensive so I can’t use that option. Both of them have regurgitated and fed each other, Connie more than ivy and the preen each other regularly too. In the past I have...

    What’s YOUR favourite PARROT

    What’s your favourite parrot I dont have a favourite every parrot is my favourite
  6. P

    My Indian ring neck parakeet

    I have a male Indian ring neck parakeet and he is the most adorable thing! But I do have one question! Necko (my parakeet), is bought from a pet store! He was abonded there by his old family at 6 months old! So we brought him home. He prefers to be high up like on the curtains and lamps! He...
  7. G

    Which bird should I buy?

    Hi:) I want to buy a bird. But I can't decide which bird to choose. I prefer a cuddly and docile bird, that doesn't bite or go through bluffing phase. I live with my mom and I don't want a bird that prefers one person over others at home. I would like my bird to learn some tricks or to talk a...
  8. P

    Sudden Change

    I just adopted a young conure (still learning to "step up". Hes been extremely friendly, loves attention, and is always wanting to be pet and scratched under the beak. Hes never been shy or skittish and in fact cries out if I leave the room for too long. Well I had an emergency after work the...
  9. Cricketnilesrn

    My banded Male Macaw is a Female

    We have 2 blue and gold macaws, both male, or so we thought. On April first of 2018 we found an egg. Today April 19th, Howie, now Holly, has dropped another egg. We never researched females so we are clueless. How often does a 7 year old macaw lay eggs? How can I tell if my other is a male...
  10. Cricketnilesrn

    New and bewildered

    Hi this is Pepper and Cricket, we are the proud owners of 2 blue and gold macaws who are around 7 years old. We live in Florida and have sooo many questions. After careful deductive reasoning, we have found that one of our birds (banded a male) is infact a girl and has started laying eggs. We...