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DIY Small Bird Toy Idea

I just came across a really simple foraging toy that doesn’t cost and arm and a leg. I stopped by the drug store today and saw a pack of toothbrush travel covers on sale… you know, those containers you snap on over the head of a toothbrush so it doesn’t get all nasty when you…

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Teaching my conure to retrieve

After a couple of failed approaches, we’re back on track with learning to retrieve. I was having trouble getting Stewie to hold on to a toy I handed him (he was just beaking it) and then we’d both get frustrated when it didn’t result in treats. What ended up working for us is for me…

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No Longer in Love with the Happy Hut?

My conure LOVES his Happy Hut….Review of bird sleep tent commonly known as a parrot happy hut and the cozy corner snuggle buddy. Links to cheap places to buy a happy hut for your conure or parrot.

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I found it: My conure’s favorite wooden toy!

On the Bird Board discussion forum, someone kept mentioning how their sun conure loved this wooden duck, so when I saw it at PetCo, I immediately bought it. And indeed, Stewie loved it — so much so that he literally bit its head off in a matter of minutes. He was making his happy purring/chirping…

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Stewie Bird is on Facebook

Stewie is on Facebook now. Find him under “Stewie Bird” and add him as a friend. You could “poke” him, I suppose, but he’ll bite you! But if you give him some sunflower seeds he’ll love you forever.

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‘Too Adorable!!

This video is awesome: Sulfur Crested Cockatoo Rockin’ Out Makes me wish I knew what kind of music Stewie likes.

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