Parronting Essentials Blog - Parrot Funhouse

  • My parrot is feather plucking! What can I do? (A comprehensive guide)

    What is feather plucking? Feather plucking in birds is a common behavioural disorder commonly seen in captive parrots which chew, bite or pluck th...
  • Help! My bird is laying too many eggs! What can I do?

    Does your bird.. Lay eggs every few weeks/months, outside of the normal breeding season? Lay eggs at irregular intervals? Lay eggs with thin shel...
  • How to soak and sprout for birds (schedules included)

    A healthy, varied and nutritious diet for your parrot includes: A reputable parrot pellet brand Fruits (bird-safe list here) Vegetables (bird-safe...
  • List of safe grains for parrots

    Check out this article for a list of bird safe grains for your parrot, complete with reference pictures and feeding guidelines.
  • List of safe seeds for parrots

    Check out this article for a list of bird safeĀ seeds and sprouts for your parrot, complete with reference pictures and feeding guidelines.
  • The dangers of cotton and fabric toys to birds

    Ā  Cotton is a material that we commonly use in our daily lives - from the fabric of the clothes we wear to the bed linens that we sleep on every n...
  • How to tell if a bird is sick (and what to do)

    Birds are fragile animals and will fall sick at least once during their long lifespan. As a prey animal, birds hide signs of illness because in th...
  • List of safe flowers for parrots

    Check out this article for a list of bird safe flowers for your parrot, complete with reference pictures and feeding guidelines.
  • List of safe herbs & spices for parrots

    Check out this article for a list of bird safe herbs and spices for your parrot, complete with reference pictures and feeding guidelines.
  • List of safe nuts for parrots

    Check out this article for a list of bird safe nuts for your parrot, complete with reference pictures and feeding guidelines.
  • List of safe vegetables for parrots

    Check out this article for a list of bird safe vegetables for your parrot, complete with reference pictures and feeding guidelines.
  • List of safe fruits for parrots

    Check out this article for a list of bird safe fruits for your parrot, complete with reference pictures and feeding guidelines.