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Blue and gold macaw (Ara ararauna). Parrot birds flying. Beautiful wildlife image with copy space.

How far can a parrot fly?

A question from Quora Just to set the record straight parrots do not stop and sleep during the day they are diurnal animals and rarely sleep out in the open for fear of predators. The other issue we need to clear up before we embark on an answer is what kind of parrot?

mitch rezman catherine tobsing peaches the senegal parrot in Windy City Parrot

How Windy City Parrot Looks At Our Bird’s Holistically

Pet food manufacturers as well as Internet “influencers” somehow associate the word “holistic” with “healthy” which indicates (to me) they clearly never read the definition of “holistic“. ho·lis·tic – adjective PHILOSOPHY – characterized by comprehension of the parts of something as intimately interconnected and explicable only by reference to the whole. Thus from this point forward, you will …

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African grey parrot eating pellet bird food in front of a mechanical bird foraging toy

How do toys compliment a bird’s food?

A clear theme that emerges after reading endless threads on Facebook is “my bird won’t play with toys” – “my bird doesn’t play with toys” “my bird only wants to chew the keys off my notebook computer”. Ho·lis·tic – hōˈlistik – adjective Characterized by comprehension of the parts of something as intimately interconnected and explicable …

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Spectacled or White-Fronted Amazon Parrot Poses for the camera.

How do amazon parrots use light to synthesize Vitamin D having no preening gland? and other captive Amazon care questions

How do Amazon parrots use light to synthesize Vitamin D having no preening gland? As I was curating this post on Amazon parrot questions it got me thinking about one of my favorite subjects, full spectrum lighting and the synthesis of vitamin D in birds. Amazon parrots are relatively unique having no preening gland (along …

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