– Parrots on video is the subject of this week’s column. The Boston birds & fish examiner has been on a birthday celebration/vacation so he let some of his Facebook friends do the work for this week’s column.
– Speaking of birthdays, a parrot crooning “Happy Birthday” was sent to us from Arizona by by friend and fellow writer Michelle Starkey. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BHdjarlL0h8&feature=related
-Blackbeak also just had a birth, errr, hatchday. Who, you ask? Why he’s a parrot of the Caribbean and his adventures are chronicled in a series of books. Watch this fun video from Concetta Ferragamo of Parrot Toy Safari in Binghamton, NY. Hatchday 2009
– King O the not so pretty but beloved cockatoo‘s music video: It’s fun to dance to the “YMCA” [HQ
– Budgie does amazing balancing act on color coordinated tennis ball in this video from Connecticut Associaton For Aviculture’s Bulletin. http://youtu.be/NmMMHuzDtG0
– Hold the creamy ranch dressing, for “Hot Wings” is a music video from the hit movie “Rio” alerted to us by Fran Giallrorenzi. RIO Song/Music Video – Hot Wings(“I wanna party, I wanna samba”)FULL HD+Lyrics english www.youtube.com
– Do parrots go to heaven? If THIS one doesn’t something is wrong with the system! CharlieO The Praying Parrot – Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep This video comes from Diane Ciardullo.
– Cockatoos cuddly and friendly???? Viki Bullock knows of one with a dark side. Cockatoo attacks slipperswww.youtube.com
– Parrot Toy Angels demonstrates Parrot with Foot Toyswww.youtube.com another great catch by Viki.
– Parrots need toys for enrichment. Not all of those toys have to be expensive as Joey and the toilet paper roll demonstrate in this video, provided by our north of the Mass. border friend (NH, to be precise), Kathy Pierce.
– Meanwhile Rico the cockatoo and friend Lara Joseph use their cardboard tube for tunnel vision,Rico and the paper towel tube!
– The early bird catches the worm, but what to do with it? Another Lara Joseph video. The Worm!!!