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All About African Grey Parrot

All About African Grey Parrot

All About African Grey Parrot   Welcome to our African Grey Parrot site.  Here we offer up information, tips and suggestions All About African Grey Parrot.  This includes purchase considerations, living with an African Grey, care and feeding, their environment, and of course African Grey Parrot training. First, some general information about the African Grey parrot. The African Grey Parrot is an amazing bird which hails from the rain forests of Africa. Revered for their beauty, personality and intelligence, … Read entire article »

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Living With An African Grey

Living With An African Grey

Living With An African Grey African Greys can have a lifespan of up to 80 years, so the choice to include one as a companion deserves much consideration. We live with two congo greys, Dylon and Carlie. We purchased these birds when they were 4 months old and they are now 12 years old. They both were hand-fed from about 10 days old and were quite use to human interaction when they came to live with us. Although … Read entire article »

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All About African Grey Parrot

All About African Grey Parrot

All About African Grey Parrot   Welcome to our African Grey Parrot site.  Here we offer up information, tips and suggestions All About African Grey Parrot.  This includes purchase considerations, living with an African Grey, care and feeding, their environment, and of course African Grey Parrot training. First, some general information about the African Grey parrot. The African Grey Parrot is an amazing bird … Read entire article »

Purchasing a Baby African Grey

Purchasing a Baby African Grey

  Purchasing a Baby African Grey If you are considering the purchase of a baby African Grey parrot here are some tips to help you.  As mentioned earlier, adding an African Grey to your family takes a huge commitment.  Please do not buy a bird if you aren’t willing to spend the time, money and effort in caring for one.  There are … Read entire article »

African Greys And Their Environment

African Greys And Their Environment

African Greys And Their Environment African Greys are very observant little creatures and love a routine. Because of this, any small amount of change around the house usually prompts at least a startled stare. When we purchased our birds we were living full time in a motor home and traveling. Therefore, these guys learned from a very early age to adjust to … Read entire article »

Care And Feeding Your Grey

Care And Feeding Your Grey

Care And Feeding Your Grey   I have had many parrots over the years and I would say that greys require no more or no less care then any other exotic bird of their size. Frequent cage cleaning is a must and it is best to use either a wood chip or corn cob base mix that will absorb the droppings and any … Read entire article »

Foods That Are Deadly To A Grey

Foods That Are Deadly To A Grey

Foods That Are Deadly To A Grey When parrots were first kept as pets, people thought they only lived a short time. This was in part because most of the soft billed wild birds only lived a few years but also because the parrots they kept died within 10 years or so. This was because the diet these parrots were being … Read entire article »

Learn How To Protect Your African Grey Parrot

Learn How To Protect Your African Grey Parrot

Learn How To Protect Your African Grey Parrot   Things That Are Harmful To Your African Grey Parrot.  You may not realize it, but certain things that you might take for granted in your daily life can be fatal to your grey.  It’s important to learn how to protect your African Grey Parrot. Below is a list of items well known to be … Read entire article »

African Grey Training

African Grey Training

African Grey Training   If you are fortunate enough to purchase a young, hand-fed African Grey training your new companion, for the most part, will become nothing more then showing him the do’s and don’ts of living in your household, re-enforcing certain patterns, repetition and lots of patience and love With practice, young African Greys will naturally ‘step up’ onto your finger when … Read entire article »

Wings – To Clip Or Not To Clip

Wings – To Clip Or Not To Clip

Wings – To Clip Or Not To Clip   I would like to briefly address the subject of wing clipping. To Clip Or Not To Clip First, there are strong arguments both for and against clipping your bird’s wings.  A clipped bird is perhaps more free to be out on a play stand among his people since he won’t be able to fly … Read entire article »