My Blue and Gold Macaw “Fid”, likes to drag grass up to his sleeping platform and roll in it.
Having seen photos in recent blog posts or on the BirdTricks.com Facebook page, a few people have been asking about the foliage in my cages? What exactly is it? What do the birds do with it? What do I do to prepare it before I give it to them?
It was like Christmas for my birds at my place last week. It was what I fondly refer to as “Psychotic branch week”. It’s usually an annual event, although sometimes it happens twice a year. It’s not planned (I wish it was) and it isn’t consistently at the same time of year.
It’s not general knowledge but it is actually illegal to take branches and foliage from trees that are on public property ...