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Social Media Terms for Ferrets, Parrots and Rabbits

Recently Dr. Lori Huston shared a list of different social media terms and definitions that you might find people using around the web. I thought I would share some that you might see pop up when people are talking about some of the non-dog and cat pets.

Parrots

Faby- a feathered baby

Fid- feathered kid

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Polly Doesn’t Need a Cracker- Information on Parrot Diets

I finally got to those pomegranates that have been in my fridge since before Christmas. It’s amazing how big a mess you can make taking the arils out and how many arils you can get from 6 pomegranates. The parrots will enjoy them for the next several months added to their veggie mix.

 

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Adoption Stories- Chloe

January is Adopt a Rescued Bird Month. Throughout the month, some members from Avian Avenue (my favorite bird forum) will be sharing some of their adoption stories along with tips on adopting.

 

Not all birds that are in need of a home are parrots. You’ll also find finches, canaries and even doves like Chloe.

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What’s the Story Behind Your Pet’s Name?

When I adopted my first dog, I wanted to name her Ham. Not because I’m a big pork fan, but because I felt animals took after their names. I thought a dog named Ham would end up being a big clown. But my mother decided she was not going to yell “Ham come” out the . . . → Read More: What’s the Story Behind Your Pet’s Name?

Adoption Stories- Ziggy

January is Adopt a Rescued Bird Month. Throughout the month, some members from Avian Avenue (my favorite bird forum) will be sharing some of their adoption stories along with tips on adopting.

Ziggy, a Blue and Gold Macaw

Pets have a way of getting into your heart and sometimes there is one that manages . . . → Read More: Adoption Stories- Ziggy