Harness Training Your Parrot

Posted by Stephanie on 4/5/2018
Ah, the harness. So many people want to train this behavior. And for many parrots this is a very difficult behavior, and for trainers a behavior that can try your patience. However this doesn't mean a caregiver should give up on positive reinforcement to get there. It just means preparing to take some time, maybe a lot of time.But for me that is absolutely A-OK. 

Do You Know the Common Signs of Hormonal Pet Birds?

Posted by Stephanie on 3/27/2018
Hormones can get the best of our pet birds, but never fear! Look for these signs to know if your pet bird is starting to become hormonal.

The Dangers of Happy Huts

Posted by Stephanie on 3/22/2018
Many conures just love them. It is their place of choice for a good night’s sleep and they look cute as can be inside them. So, the post that follows might be a big disappointment to some small bird owners… 

These tents have two MAJOR downsides...

All About Yunnan Baiyao Powder & Capsules!

Posted by Stephanie on 3/13/2018
Widely used everywhere in China, Yunnan Baiyao is one of the miracles of Traditional Chinese Medicine: It has a legendary reputation for immediate stopping internal and external bleeding, relieving swelling and severe pain, working as a disinfectant.

Why Use a Bird Butler? - By PPS101

Posted by Stephanie on 3/2/2018

Bacteria grows in diverse conditions and are masters at adaption, which is why you will find these little ninja nearly everywhere  Certain conditions play a role in how quickly bacteria will multiply, these include :

  • temperature,

  • oxygen,

  • moisture,

  • pH levels

 

Knowing and avoiding  the “prime circumstances” that support bacteria growth can help prevent bacterial infections and food poisoning.