How to Buy a Bird from the USA and Legally Export it

Photo by Dave Location: Centralia, WA In photo: Camelot macaw "Comet" and Blue throated macaw "Jinx" I’ve never thought of this blog post topic before, so it took a facebook question for me to write on it since I have never lived in another country (except for Saipan, where I took my own birds along with me and was never looking for more at the...
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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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My Lack of Freeflight Posts

Photo by Dave Womach Location: Hidaglo, Texas Landing: Camelot Macaw "Comet" I guess I should be saying sorry for my lack of posts in general, but specifically my freeflight posts have been few and far between and that's because not a lot of places I've been traveling to have allowed for me to take my birds out to fly freely. Either because o...
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Are You Prepared?

Photo by Jamieleigh Location: Cape Girardeau, Missouri Shown: My cat Ninja, my birds in travel cages and the rest of the circus waiting out tornado warnings  I've seen articles where people talk about being prepared for natural disasters and home evacuations. I've never really taken them seriously, I've always thought, "That won't happen to m...
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Free Again Wildlife Rehabilitation

We met this really great woman at one of our shows who took to our parrot, Bondi, straight away and of course Bondi took to her just as fast. She told us about the Free Again Wildlife Rehab center her friend runs and invited us out the next morning. We were really excited about it, and jumped on the opportunity for a tour. There were no parrots...
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