Our Current Flock of 9 and How They Came to Be

I can't tell you how many times people ask me, "How many birds do you have?!" It's easy to get confused and think I own a small rescue of parrots with all the photos I post, videos uploaded and tales told of various species of parrots. I get requests for birds you guys see a lot, or in popular videos like Storm the interrupting amazon parrot or ...
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Update on Sick Parakeets

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Cruise Ship in Alaska Shown: Budgies "Nikko", "Lexi" and "Visa" Thursday night (the day we took the parakeets to the vet) we gave them their medications (all 3 of them) and they did really well. Once Nikko realized we weren't going after puss in his cere, he took his medication graciously. His cere was looking a ...
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My Newest Feathery Addition...

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Orlando, FL Shown: Rare white parakeets "Lexi", "Visa", "Nikko", & "Skye" While at PetSmart shopping for my cat, I always tend to check out the birds... I just can't help myself. And normally I don't get wrapped in by them, but this time was different. I saw this parakeet with a black crown of feathers on his...
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Not Training Your Bird is Lazy

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Orlando, FL Flying: Parakeets The above photo shows what healthy budgies/parakeets look like. They aren't clipped, they are flying skillfully and they are landing back on their owner (showing a bond). I recently got a call from a client asking if I'd be interested in going out and purchasing him a parakeet and t...
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Size Does Matter (Cage Size, That Is)

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Orlando, FL Pictured: Solid White Parakeets "Lexi", "Nikko" & "Visa"   If you look real close... you will see three pure white parakeets in that monster of a cage.   That cage is actually meant for my macaws when they aren't in their outside aviaries... it is their indoor cage, but since they had been spendi...
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Birds Need Motivation

 Photo by Mona Location: Daytona Beach, FL Receiving a Kiss: Rose Breasted Cockatoo "Bandit" While giving a parrot seminar in Daytona Beach, Florida I realized how un-fun many bird owners tend to be. A very common question was, "My bird doesn't want to come out of its cage to be with me, why?" Now obviously, there can be a list of reasons for t...
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