Slow Cooker Oatmeal For Parrots

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Orlando, FL Eatin' oatmeal: Rose breasted cockatoos "Bandit" & "Ace" Recipe for "Overnight Oatmeal" On the night before, in a cooking sprayed coated slow cooker crockpot combine: 2 & 3/4 cups water 1 cup old fashioned rolled oats 1/3 cup chopped dried/fresh/frozen fruit 1/4 tsp salt Cover and cook ...
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Quickie Birdie Meals

Photo by Amanda Stevens Location: Waynesboro, VA Shown: Congo African Grey Parrot "Cressi"  Here are some tips on how to make Quickie Birdie meals for your birds. And as a preface, I don't recommend doing these meals as every day things, but if you're in a hurry, they'll work! And yes I know, because I've used them before!  5-10 minute prepa...
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Hey! Get That Parrot Some Grass

Photo by Amanda Stevens Location: Waynesboro, VA Playing: Galah "Bandit"  Preferably, I like setting my aviaries up on grass. When that isn't available, dirt is fine and when that isn't available that usually means it's on gravel or cement, or inside a building and their ground is sawdust. But I love it when they can be set up on untreated gr...
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Meals to Change it up For Your Birds

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Coney Island, NY Shown: Two rice mix variations  I figured a lot of people have been asking what I feed my birds on a daily basis, and on a daily basis it changes so much. I like to keep them guessing and I love offering them something new. I also like preparing things they normally eat, in a different way. Just ...
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Summer Time Fruits For Parrots

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Coney Island, NY Fruits from a local market  Summer time is one of my favorite seasons because I loveeeeee to eat fresh fruit myself. I also love buying it and serving it to my flock. On super hot days, it's great to give your bird fruits because they can get the juice and water from the fruits to help keep them ...
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Bird Food Stores: Farmer's Markets

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Coney Island, NY Shown: Local fruit/veggie market My wonderful friend Patty pointed me in the direction of Farmer's Markets. Or any fresh markets you can find even on the side of the road where farmers literally come and sell their produce fresh as can be. This stuff is good! My parrots benefit so much from the f...
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