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The Unnatural Life Is Natural For A Captive Parrot

Posted by Sarah Stull on

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Taking your parrot for a walk is great for him and you.

 

Let me put it right out there: Owning parrots isn’t natural. What else are we supposed to do with parrots who could never survive in the wild, other than place them in loving homes that strive to meet their unique needs? That’s the best place for these amazing animals.

We owners put a lot of time into caring for our babies, and sometimes this involves making choices that would be unnatural for a ...

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How to Import Pet Birds Into the U.S.A. – the Complete Saga.

Posted by Sarah Stull on

Senegal parrot in his IATA-approved travel box.

Senegal parrot in his IATA-approved travel box.

 

A lot of people want to know how to import pet birds into the U.S.A. (in my case from the UK), and having recently experienced this, I can tell you bringing a parrot or finch into the country is not easy or cheap. But it will be utterly worth it if you decide to go through with it, for everyone involved.

I’ll do my best to explain!

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