–Is keeping a pet parrot morally wrong? M. Engebretson makes a compelling case http://t.co/DjGtBYm9 Thanks to Marc Johnson of Foster Parrots; Rockland MA/Hope Valley, RI. For more on the controversy: http://parrotnation.com/2011/10/12/best-friends-video-the-truth-about-parrots/#comments And Frank Indiviglio weighs in with Unwanted Parrots at All Time High in USA Currently dealing with many of these issues is Avian Welfare Resource Center . http://t.co/gQUDXgbp
– “I SAW WILD PARROTS IN NEW YORK CITY!” author (this correspondent) will be signing books and will be accompanied by a small flock of budgies on hand at the Night of 1000 Faces – two great nights of family Halloween fun at the New England Wildlife Center n Weymouth, MA thios Sat. and Sun. from 6 to 8 p.m. PUMPKINwww.wildlife-education-center.com
– How’s tricks? Performing parakeets video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fkN_dtP2i-w Thanks to Linda Austin.
-Pet cockatoo ownership could be restricted From AFA: IMPORTANT: USFWS deadline approaching: Please make comment
– The plum headed parakeet is the subject of this Frank Indiviglio blog. Nat History & Care of the Plum Headed Parakeet
– Down Under corner:Backyard Galah Cam on Ustreamwww.ustream.tv Thanks to our good friend Viki Bullock.Status of Australia’s Parrots and other Birds, report by Frank Indiviglio. And ‘ave a go at the Ozzie equivalent of “Bird Talk” magazine – for whom this correspondent has contibuted articles for in the past. Australian Birdkeeperwww.birdkeeper.com.au Red tailed black cockatoo from Concetta Ferragamo of Parrot Toy Safari.
– That was Zen, this is now. Zen parrot rescue group suggests an anthem fo http://t.co/pDBPw7Fo http://t.co/k4GJ5oN8 Thanks to Marc Johnson of Foster Parrots.
– Video Fun: Whaaassssup?www.youtube.com The parrots in this old Budweiser commercial are beautiful, although it’s not REALLY them doing the talking. From Engjell Prekazi. Mini-macaw comes to us from Kathy Pierce MOV00111 [HQ] Who’s sillier- cockatoo or companion? Judge for yourself in this video from Jeannie Morgan MOV00095 Amazing Bird Follows Dog Commands! A FlowGo Fun Flash feature
– Toys to keep your bird happy and busy presebnted in the Nathalie Roberts blog.https://birdtricks.infusionsoft.com/go/PTP/petprrt/EmailPrrtScrt