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  • Robin Williams with Moluccan Cockatoo
    Where Did Robin's Birds Go?
    Robin Williams did for so many of us what animal therapy does for so many currently--bring light to our lives even in our darkest hour. Hearing of his passing made me think it was him playing a Facebook joke on all of us. None of us are laughing...
  • Woman calls 911 after hearing child in distress calling "Daddy," it was a parrot
    Woman calls 911 on parrot: Follows child's cries for 'daddy' to parrot in a tree
    A Conn. woman called 911 after hearing what she thought was a child crying out "Daddy, daddy, daddy." Then she heard the child saying "What?" Which sounded as if someone was talking to the child. The Fairfield woman lived near...
  • African Grey
    This pet will likely out-live you – The African Grey
    The African Grey is one of a kind. The African Grey Parrot has a unique sense of humor and often takes on the personality of its owner, right down to the sound of his or her voice. Owners of the African Grey tell stories of the parrot answering...
  • Pope Francis blesses parrot of male stripper
    Pope Francis blesses parrot of erotic film actor and former stripper
    Birds appear to be the current theme of the Vatican as of late. On Wednesday Pope Francis blessed a parrot that belongs to a former male stripper turned erotic film actor, only three days after the white doves were attacked at theVatican according...
  • Parrot Planet celebrates grand opening August 3rd in East Sacramento
    Parrot Planet celebrates grand opening August 3rd in East Sacramento
    Parrot Planet has opened their doors at 4819 J Street, in East Sacramento, with an amazing array of birds on exhibit and for sale, and everything a bird owner could ever need.Walking into the open and welcoming store, you won't know where to...
  • Parrot Planet store hatching soon in East Sacramento
    Parrot Planet store hatching soon in East Sacramento
    When you walk into most pet stores, the owners and employees have one goal: to make you a customer. Sometimes the items they are selling are live creatures that will live for years, or even decades. The folks who are opening up Parrot Planet,...
  • Rescuers save foul-mouthed parrot that swears like a sailor
    Rescuers save foul-mouthed parrot that swears like a sailor
    On July 11, 2013, officials from the Scottish SPCA reported rescuing a Timneh African grey parrot who's turned out to be quite the entertainer. The bird, nicknamed “Sam,” merrily whistles and dances for attention, but somewhere...
  • Sandy needs to find a home.
    Adopt a senior pet this month
    November is Adopt a Senior Pet month. If you are in the market for a new pet, why not make rescue group really happy and adopt an older one? No matter what the species, it is always hard to place anything that is not a baby, hatchling, spiderling,...
  • Psychic parrot, GMOs create 'superweeds,' forced vaccination of girls
    Top news: Psychic parrot, GMOs create 'superweeds,' forced vaccination of girls
    Below are key excerpts of important news articles on an incredible psychic parrot (last article below), GMO-created 'superweeds' and increased use of pesticides, Mexico forcing all 5th-grade girls to be vaccinated against HPV, and more...
  • Friends, Family and AWARDS!
    The "Olympic" Tradition--Friends, Family and Feathers
    Olympic Bird Fanciers Club (AKA OBF), based in Port Orchard, WA, carries on the tradition of community, support, leadership and awards no differently than the Olympics this past summer. They recently announced a special honor they received from...
  • Talk Like A Pirate
    Three keys to success on Talk Like A Pirate Day
    Wednesday, September 19, is Talk Like A Pirate Day (TLAPD), not to be confused with Talk Like A Parrot Day.To be properly prepared, you must (1) use a flashy pirate name, (2) dress appropriately and, of course, (3) talk like a pirate. You will be...
  • Hoobastank comes to The Sandy Parrot
    Hoobastank comes to The Sandy Parrot
    Hoobastank is coming to The Sandy Parrot in South Fort Myers on Sunday, September 16th at 10 p.m.!The Sandy Parrot and Beasley Broadcasting are excited to offer you all a FREE show to see Hoobastank!!The only other known show scheduled in Florida...
  • Volunteer Workers at Bob Dawson's Macaw Rescue and Sanctuary
    Bob's Work Party
    On June 23rd, a group of people gathered together to help an avian rescue organization, called Bob Dawson's Macaw Rescue and Sanctuary. The sanctuary opened in 2005 with 25 macaws and now supports 400 parrots strong. Bob, a humble, honest man,...
  • Oly Flies During Performance
    A Parrot-Memorable Memorial Day
    A memorable Memorial Day weekend was eclipsed by two different rescues of parrots who flew off this weekend. Two bird clubs, a parrot rescue organization, and a private business for parrots came to the birds’ rescues. What amazed everyone...
  • Cheryl and Debit
    Update: Debit the parrot from Devore is safe and free as a bird
    Debit was rescued by a coming together from bird and animal lovers who didn’t want to see him purchased by the wrong people.Cheryl Poindexter is a wonderful Southern California animal rescuer. When she heard Debit’s story, she asked...