Category Archives: Artichoke

Communal Housing 2: Parrots like other parrots.

This is part 2 of a multi-part series. Part 1 is here. This post is significantly more personal observation based than the previous one. If you own parrots, I have a challenge for you. I want you to try to … Continue reading

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The little birds get some photo time!

Life here has been crazier than usual thanks to two trips and a bunch of job stuff on my part. Now that things are shifting back into normal, I’m working on catching up on some of the fun things that … Continue reading

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Controversies: Where to get parrots from?

I’ve spent the past many years heavily involved with animals, and I’ve tended towards groups of people online who share my philosophies. Once I started using Facebook a little more and headed out and about in Ontario, I’ve been reminded … Continue reading

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Little bird pictures!

Tonight, I finally managed to make it off the couch and spent some time rearranging cages. The pyrrhuras’ cage needed some work now that there were two of them, Radish’s cage wasn’t set up well for his way of moving … Continue reading

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Unexpected co-habitation.

With me stuck on the couch all the time, the parrots aren’t getting as much time and attention as they were. They’re all fine, they get toys, and food, and are clean, but for the last month and the next … Continue reading

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A happy update for once.

Which is good, because this place has been depressing of late. First, the update that I know people care about, without pictures, alas. Crow is doing exceptionally well. He’s acting like himself, eating well (although he thinks the special low … Continue reading

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Radish and Artichoke join the rest of the house!

Thankfully, before my hands fall off (though Holy Goats’ lotion helps immensely), Radish and Artichoke have been pronounced free of SPED (small parrot exploding disease. ;)) and all other contagions, and can now join the rest of the parrots downstairs. … Continue reading

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A week of pseudo-spring and parrots.

Slowly, Ontario is trying to determine if it might be okay if we went over to spring, instead of snow. The idea has a great deal of appeal. As you can see, the crocuses are blooming, which is a great … Continue reading

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Welcome home, Artichoke… and Radish.

Today, we drove 2.5 hours to go pick up our baby black capped conure, who we reserved in January, shortly before he was born. :) His breeder is awesome, and we got to stand in a room filled with flighted … Continue reading

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