Category Archives: Parrots

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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Jelly meets more of the house!

We’re generally pretty slow in introducing cats to parrots, for a couple of different reasons. Kittens, particularly, are challenging to have around parrots since they want to play with everything. Jelly is DECIDEDLY in that phase, and spends 110% of … Continue reading

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Chipotle, ??? – June 23, 2012

I’ve been putting this post off all week, as if by not writing it I could deny that it was true. Unfortunately, there’s still an empty cage in my basement, so it’s still real. Chipotle, the crimson bellied conure that … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I’m not a huge fan of Resolutions, but I have made some goals for this year. It’ll be interesting to see which ones happen. 1) Stick to an exercise regime to help my back — I have a very weak … Continue reading

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The caws share a cage!

This one’s been a long time coming. Three years ago, I brought home a baby scarlet macaw. One of my goals with said baby macaw was that he could live as a companion with my blue and gold macaw. (Hardly … Continue reading

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A glimpse into my life…

This will be, as so many of my posts are, a random assortment of images that I’ve collected over the past few weeks. A little bit of beauty to start, a side effect of one of my many hobbies: gardening.

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Meet my parrots: Chipotle

This story starts a while ago — years, in fact. In 2003, we purchased a pair of green cheek conures, one a turquoise male, one a cinnamon turquoise hen. They were pets and a very bonded pair. Unfortunately, in 2008, … Continue reading

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