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Is linen twine safe to use for perches?

Solvurr

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Hi!
I'm new here and I'm not 100% sure this is the right place to post this, so please tell me if I'm doing it wrong!
I'm getting a blue throated conure in a few months, and I'm looking to make some perches. I want to wrap some rope around a few of them, and I have some linen twine lying around, but I can't find any information about if it's safe for birds. I know I've read that hemp, jute and sisal is safe, and if I can't find any info about linen twine I'll just get some of that. I'm just asking since I already have the linen twine:)
 

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I don’t believe I’m familiar with linen twine, maybe @Mizzely cam help
 

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So from what I can see, "linen twine" can be made from a whole bunch of different materials... Some are safe and some aren't.
I would avoid unless you know specifically what material it's made of
 

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Your best bet is natural wood for perches or platforms. There are rope perches sold that many people use. Do you have access to them?
 
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