Does A Lung Transplant Patient Need To Get Rid Of Her Macaw?

I just got off the phone with Andrea, a very good customer of ours.


Andrea was fortunate enough to get a lung transplant at the age of 70.


I’m sure her primary surgeon told her many things that stand out to me are, “We’ve probably added about six years to your life” and “You have to get rid of your macaw.”


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Is There A Hormone To Calm My Over Sexed African Grey Parrot?

I have had my male African grey parrot for 28 years.


When he matured sexually years ago he started plucking.


I have him on a plumage supplement now and he has lots of new quills and looks much better.


However, he humps my arm with a thick sweater on.


He goes to completion if I let him once a day.



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Is A Feliway Diffuser Safe To Use In A Very Large Room With Parrots?

Question from Donna Stone

Firstly what is Feliway Diffuser?

According to their website.

FELIWAY CLASSIC Diffuser is a clinically proven solution to comfort cats at home and may help decrease urine spraying, scratching or hiding.

  1. Nurtures your relationship with your cat, by creating a loving environment at home. The continuous effect provides constant calming and comfort to your cat.
  2. Clinically proven, Veterinary used and recommended


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How Can I Stop My Parrot From Plucking Its Feathers?

From a Facebook fan last night

I’ve got a Catalina macaw that has a problem of plucking, I took her to the vet, she has a clean bill of health, now if anyone can help with the feather plucking problem, I would appreciate it, Thanks 


From a customer on the West Coast during a phone call this week

“My 14-year-old lovebird began to pluck for no reason at all.


We have him on the best foods we can provide like Harrison’s pellets but we had to put a collar on her to stop the feather loss.


Nothing has changed in her life and she is fully flighted”



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