Birds are on thier feet 24/7 unless in flight. Booda rope or fabric bird cage perches are ideal for birds to sleep on. Birds have a “flexor tendon” that enables their foot to grab a perch like a vice. That’s why bird can sleep for hours upright on one foot. And if you think about it, wrapping that foot around a soft material versus a hard wood with knots and crevices makes sense doesn’t it? We just received a review on Booda perches found here for use with a handicapped bird. I also wrote another blog post on why birds need at least 3 types of perches in their bird cage. That article about bird cage perches can be found here
He's handled a 1000 birds of numerous species when they visited monthly birdie brunches in the old Portage Park (Chicago, IL) facility. The one with the parrot playground. Mitch has written and published more than 1100 articles on captive bird care. He's met with the majority of CEO's and business owners for most brands in the pet bird space and does so on a regular basis. He also constantly interacts with avian veterinarians and influencers globally.