The Simple Solution to Making Parrot Toys

Recently while visiting Corpus Cristi, Texas for a week with the circus, I decided to do some pretty touristy stuff. Like, tour the USS Lexington where the photos in this post were taken.  While aboard doing the tour, I came across this whole room devoted to knots, the history of knots, the invention of knots and all the different types of kn...
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Tasty Parrot Toys

These toys don't last long at all in my house... they are popular and very fun among my macaws. Not to mention, they're a great source of play and calcium so make sure to give your birds some of these every once in a while! Other foods that provide calcium to your birds would be scrambled eggs (you can leave out the yoke for birds who require ...
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Awesome Bird Toys

I am SUCH a huge fan of the monthly toy program, this video above is one of the toys we got last month on the toy program (the toys are different every month!) and my flock loved it! This one is a bird kabob and it's awesome. The texture is what the birds love and it's easy yet a little hard for them to pick apart into pieces. After my macaws t...
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Change Up Those Birdie Toys!

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Orlando, FL Shown: Swainson Toucan "Fiji"   I can't stress enough that no matter what type of bird you have, you need to change their toys around at least once a month! It's so essential for their well being and mental health. They need change and fun and play - just like we do on a daily basis. So make sure your...
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Help Your Parrot Forage!

My military macaw, Cash, is a great forager. However, when I put some new clear toys in his cage he didn't touch them or go anywhere near them. No one had ever given them to him before and he had other things to do so he didn't bother with it. So, I had to help him figure out that it was in fact, a foraging toy he could get into and destroy.  ...
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