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Cupid and Kenya: A Tale of Two Lovebirds
Offbeat  (tags: lovebirds, africa, parrots, small, interesting, just for fun, birds )

Tamara
- 1992 days ago - bornfreeusa.org
Because these species are so common in captivity and are small, I think people tend to forget that they are small parrots, that they exist in the wild and are the native species of other countries. Lovebirds are from Africa.
Stolen Parrot Helps to Catch Thief After Recognising Owner in Pet Shop
Offbeat  (tags: animals, arts, pets, parrots, stolen, protection )

Cher
- 2505 days ago - metro.co.uk
Burglar Hu Feng sold the creature to a pet shop, which was later visited by the bird's distraught owner.
Your Morning Adorable: Parrot Holds Her Own Spoon to Eat Peanut Butter! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, parrots )

Cher
- 2820 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
We're not sure why, but we find something oddly hypnotic about YouTube user OnePickieChickie's video of Gracie, a 28-year-old yellow-naped Amazon parrot, holding a spoon with her foot while chowing down on peanut butter.
Video Goodness: African Gray Parrot Follows Up a Sneeze With a Surprising Rejoinder! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, parrots, video )

Cher
- 2910 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
When we sneeze, and someone says "bless you," we now have a new rejoinder: "Meow."
Update : Missing Silver Lake Parrot Found in East Hollywood
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, parrots )

Cher
- 2911 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
When Alexis Readinger's pet African gray parrot, Lola, flew the coop -- er, patio -- last month, the Silver Lake resident went into high gear to bring her back home.
Your Morning Adorable: Poodle and Parrot Are Best Friends! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs, parrots )

Cher
- 2916 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
We could hardly contain our delight when we saw YouTube user vpaulsmith3's video demonstrating the friendship between his poodle, Teddy, and parrot, Gizmo.
It Takes a Village to Find a Bird: Silver Lake Woman's Search for Lost African Grey Parrot Inspires Strangers
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, parrots )

Cher
- 2918 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
When Silver Lake resident Alexis Readinger's African grey parrot, Lola, disappeared in late June, Readinger went into high gear to find the bird and bring her back home.
Cat Baiting Trialled in Fight to Save Critically Endangered Western Ground Parrot
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, cats, birds, parrots, endangered )

Cher
- 2945 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Cat baits are being trialled in the latest bid to save Australia's critically endangered Western ground parrot. Cats are thought to be the major factor in the parrot's dramatic decline in numbers. The Western ground parrot is now only found in
Rare Parrot Rescued From Brink of Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, parrots, extinction )

Cher
- 2959 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
A bleak future for the echo parakeet seemed guaranteed at the end of the Eighties, when just two breeding females remained, but thanks to the efforts of UK conservationists 500 birds are now flourishing in Mauritius
Yellow-Eared Parrot No Longer 'Critically Endangered'
Offbeat  (tags: environment, animals, protection, parrots )

Cher
- 2973 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
It is all to rare for changes to an animal's conservation status to be a postive one, butthis week the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) announced that the status of the yellow-eared parrot is being downgraded from 'Critically
As San Francisco's Wild Parrot Flock Grows, So Does Pressure on Bird Rescue Group
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, parrots, San Fransisco )

Cher
- 2976 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
The wild parrots that call San Francisco home have become a given of city life, squawking their way to their favorite spots, delighting tourists. The famous flock is now about 300 strong, more than triple its size 10 years ago.
WebClawer: California Chihuahuas Get New Homes in New York; Celebrities Get Free Pigs; Parrot Gets Wanded By Airport Security of
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dogs, pigs, parrots )

Cher
- 3100 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Fifteen homeless Chihuahuas transported from San Francisco to New York City this month seem to have great new lives in store for them in the big city. More than 100 New Yorkers stood in line for a chance to adopt one of the little dogs from New York's
Feeding the Parrots
Offbeat  (tags: animals, parrots, rescued, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 3142 days ago - limbewildlifecentre.wildlifedirect.org
First of all, thank you all for your support concerning the rescue of around 300 parrots from Douala Airport. Some of you might wonder why your remarks were not visible on the blog right away, but I just found 18 responses in the moderation box.
WATCH: You Are Being Shagged By A Rare Parrot! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, parrots, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 3209 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
This video is hilarious!!! Watch as a rare parrot has his way with a BBC cameraman. Too funny!!!
Potty Trained Parrot
Offbeat  (tags: Parrot, Parrots, African Grey, Sweden, interesting )

Scarlett
- 3454 days ago - sciam.com
A ten year old African Grey parrot in Sweden uses the toilet to do his business
 

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