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Warning: Pine Nuts Recalled for Salmonella

The Wegmans grocery store chain, according to the AP (and the FDA), is recalling pine nuts sold in bulk due to a salmonella outbreak. The pine nuts were imported from Turkey by Sunrise Commodities of Englewood Cliffs, N.J. If you bought pine nuts from Wegmans, return them to the store for a full refund.  If…

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Interview: Kris Porter, Author, Parrot Enrichment Activity Books

It’s time for another in our interview series and this time we’re talking to Kris Porter, author of the Parrot Enrichment Activity Books, which are available for free as PDFs from her website. She came to Phoenix Landing last year to give a parrot enrichment seminar, which gave us all tons of ideas for integrating…

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Budgie Balancing Act

This is more than a simple mating dance; this budgie is showing off some impressive balancing moves as he “woos” his tennis ball.

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