Photo by Dave Location: Saipan, MP Shown: Swainson Toucan "Meaka"
Before I forget to add them, these articles are so important to read if you have a pet bird of any kind:
The danger of fumes.
Necropsy: What it is and why it should be done.
The last time we had a necropsy done on a bird, it was on our parakeet Lexi. They never found ...
Photo by Mishelle Stafford Location: Bethlehem, PA In the show: Swainson Toucan "Fiji"
It's really weird to me to have photos of Fiji from her very last show with us. Just to look at them and know, it was her last one... but at the time not. It's just a strange thing.
I just wanted this entry to be about some of the things I've been going ...
Photo by Chad Batka, NY Times Location: Coney Island, NY Pictured: Swainson Toucan "Fiji"
Recently the New York Times came out and followed us and our flock around for an entire day to see what a day in the life on an average Sunday would be for us. Along the way our birds were featured quite a bit so I thought I'd share some of the pictures!...
Photo by Heinz Kluetmeier Location: Sarasota, Florida Pictured: Swainson Toucan "Fiji"
I hate that I've not updated as much over here. However, I've been busy over at the birdtricks.com blog where it's practically updated daily! At least when I can think of enough content, hehe.
However, I wanted to let you all know here about some very exci...
Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Orlando, FL Pictured: Swainson Toucan "Fiji"
I've trained my toucan, Fiji, to cry/scream whenever she needs the following:
So anytime she screams, she gets one of those 3 things. Well, the food dishes in the aviaries outside are a bit awkward for her use but she makes do, somehow. I notic...
Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Orlando, FL Shown: Bird section of travel trailer
For those of you that remember my Traveling in Style post, you will appreciate this one.
Originally, we equipped our trailer with enough cages to accomodate our flock when we would be traveling a bit. However, it was never meant to be "full time" traveling based on ...