What your Parrot Wants to Eat. What you're eating, what they see over there to eat, and what there is to forage. Parrots are foodies.

What your Parrot Wants to Eat

Parrots are foodies. They are foodies for more than a few reasons. Their wild side drives them to forage. Explore. Find. Celebrate. And nap after a great meal. Parrots want to eat the good things, while doing fun things, while sharing all the things with you.

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Are hermit crabs easy to take care of? Hermit land crabs are beach front and saltwater shore dwellers. You will need to replicate those lifestyle points for a healthy happy hermit crab. This is, Munch, a red clawed hermit crab.

Are Hermit Crabs Hard to Take Care Of?

They have specific needs from a specific place. It’s up to the hermit crab keeper to get it right and keep it right. But once you’ve put the pieces together, and you’ve got it balanced properly like an island. Hermit crabs are a whimsical creature that will surprise you with who they are and what they are driven to do. Hermit crabs aren’t easy, but they aren’t difficult.

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Are parrots smart? Yes. They are thinkers, tinkerers, and prophets. Mostly letting humans know they are confused.

Are Parrots Smart?

What appears to be intelligent in one context will look inept at another. Smart is conducting oneself inside a specific context and yielding the maximum profits from the minimum efforts. Parrots are all about maximum anything.

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How to Care for A Molting Parrot. Molting takes a lot out of a parrot. Literally.

How to Care for A Molting Parrot

Molting takes a lot out of a bird. Literally. During their molt you’ll witness your bird fussing about themselves, and feathers falling. Unnerving if you’ve never watched a parrot replace their feathers. It’s a natural occurrence. Out with the old, in with the new. 6 To-Dos and 4 Facts to help you and your bird.

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Cat Whisker Fatigue and The Food Bowls That Remove The Stress. A cat's whiskers are proportionally as wide as the cat.

Cat Whisker Fatigue and The Food Bowls That Remove The Stress

Each cat being an individual, whisker fatigue behavior looks different in every cat.  Bringing in low-profile stainless-steel or ceramic food and water bowls is an inexpensive fix to an anxiety inducing moment for your cat. Whisker stress for some cats is the root cause for other behavior problems. Anti-whisker stress bowls are the root fix to that stress.

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When your human marries a dog lover, The Life of Otto Von Katz. General otto von katz part tabby cat and part Maine coon cat.

When your human marries a dog lover, The Life of Otto Von Katz

The story of Otto Von Katz starts with his rescue of a human.

Otto named his human, Here. As in; stay Here. Stop Here. Feed Me Here. In a move outside the code of Von Katz, Otto gave Here the family name. Here Von Katz. Their relationship grew over the years. Here, performed dutifully every day. His attention and loyalty never waning. 

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Are Wild Parrots Pollinators? A wildlife planted and propagated yard for pollinators.

Are Wild Parrots Pollinators?

Florida has seventeen species of wild parrots flourishing. Doing what parrots do, pollinating, releasing nuts and seeds to the winds and ground, filling the sky with color, voice, and surprises.

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How to Make Your Aquarium Fish Happier with Their Fish Tanks. A thriving Discus fish aquarium utilizing aquascaping based on the native origins of the fish that live in the tank.

How to Make Your Aquarium Fish Happier with Their Fish Tanks

Keeping a fish in an aquarium that simulates what their lateral lines are looking for is the difference between living in a house filled with comforting natural light and a hall closet shut tight. It’s not rocket science, but it is animal science. Zoology, actually. Ichthyology, specifically.

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Why Do Dogs Sleep So Much? Angus asleep in his favorite corner of the couch with his favorite blankets and his favorite bone. He's a professional sleeper.

Why Do Dogs Sleep So Much?

Why Do Dogs Sleep So Much? Here’s some science words. Humans are diurnal with circadian rhythms. Dogs are neither nocturnal nor diurnal. They do what they want because they are unemployed, pandered, and catered. Like trust fund babies. But cute.

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Parrots are a Companion Choice, not a Pet Choice. A watercolor splash of a macaw's face and beautiful eye. He looks forward to being a companion and friend, not a pet.

Parrots are a Companion Choice, not a Pet Choice

A companion parrot requires the same building blocks as a healthy human relationship. These things don’t happen overnight. You will have good days and some bad days. But, inside love, we celebrate all days as growth within our relationships. Parrots are a Companion Choice, not a Pet Choice

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How to Read Your Bird's Body Language. Butters excited and relaxed bobbing her head to invite me to play with her.

How to Read Your Bird's Body Language

Like a human's wink. To know the difference between an invitation or a warning successfully, it helps to know that person well. And so it goes for our parrots. The better your relationship with your bird, the easier it is to understand their tics, tricks, winks, and fluffs. Understand these core parrot behaviors to help understand your parrot. The short list of body language moves all parrots use.

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