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***IMPORTANT NOTICE*** - Birdline now have limited space to take additional birds into the charity. Managers will inform donors of any likely delay to the charity being able to take a bird in.

WARNING – Please Be Aware 

If you are looking to re-home your parrot, please always use a reputable Parrot Rescue Organisation.

Always check to ensure the organisation you wish to use is registered with an approved organisation such as ‘The Charities Commission’ or ‘Companies House’.

We do know of some so called ‘Parrot Rescues’ who are taking in birds, and then re-selling them despite what their web sites states.


***IMPORTANT NOTICE*** - Birdline now have limited space to take additional birds into the charity. Managers will inform donors of any likely delay to the charity being able to take a bird in.

WARNING – Please Be Aware

If you are looking to re-home your parrot, please always use a reputable Parrot Rescue Organisation.

Always check to ensure the organisation you wish to use is registered with an approved organisation such as ‘The Charities Commission’ or ‘Companies House’.

We do know of some so called ‘Parrot Rescues’ who are taking in birds, and then re-selling them despite what their web sites states.

  
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0 Replies and 2316 Views Please introduce yourself here :)      2316  0 Started by  Mandy &160;Firstly hi and welcome to all new members&160;&160;We are a friendly bunch of people and love to chat, so if you are new to the forum, please feel free to start a new thread &160;and tell us all about yourself, and any birds you may have. Please try and avoid introducing yourself on an existing thread, as it's easy for your post to get lost and you will get a lot more replies on a new thread. &160; Any help you may need on using the forum, please feel free to give one of the mods (Ma...
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01-02-2011 10:58 AM
2 Replies and 249 Views Hello from Leicestershire  249  2 Started by  pipkoi Hi I have just joined Birdline as we would like to bring Parrots back into our lives & where possible, prefer to rescue. Though birdless currently, over the years we have kept Conures, Cockatiels, Eclectus, Cockatoos, Senegals & bred Eclectus & Blue & Gold .Macaws. However, we have been birdless for about 10yrs due to changes in our working circumstances i.e. More hours, time away from home. However, we have both recently retired & therefore feel that we now have the time again. Our ...
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25-04-2017 6:50 PM
6 Replies and 244 Views Hello from Woodbury Salterton near Exeter  244  6 Started by  Ros   Hi     My name is Ros and I'm new to Birdline.  I attended the Pop Up last week at Ashburton and really enjoyed it.  I have two African Greys named Morgan who is 15 months ad Flint who is 10 months.  I'd love to keep in contact with anyone in the area and maybe meet up as I don't know anyone else with birds.  I'd especially like advice on keeping two male birds together.  Morgan is becoming a real biter and draws blood.  I've read...
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17-04-2017 10:56 AM
3 Replies and 863 Views bird carriers  863  3 Started by  Melanie Mackenzie-Aird Hello, Hs anyone any experiencing of using these back-pack style bird carriers
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by  RosJump to last post
05-03-2017 7:59 PM
2 Replies and 195 Views my new kids  195  2 Started by  MrsC First time on here got my two new kids 3 weeks ago and what a great pair of kids they are they follow us everywhere they are such a joy best thing i have ever done our grey is a bit of a swearer but he is so funny our too is a dancer they have filled our life thank you so much birdline and all who are involved
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13-02-2017 11:23 AM
1 Replies and 220 Views hi  220  1 Started by  les grant just joined tonight,live in scotland used to breed greys,senegals and jardines for 24 years.but age and time are .marching on so now its kakarikis and lineolated parakeets
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by  Doddie KentJump to last post
15-01-2017 12:07 PM
1 Replies and 264 Views Hi everyone :)  264  1 Started by  only me Hi everyone, i'm Mark. I live in the West Midlands. I stumbled across the site whilst looking for bird rescue centres within the UK. I have been thinking about adopting a bird for a while and i cannot see the sense in funding animal breeders when there are so many that are in need of homes. I have always had rescue animals, including the current two dogs and a cat. I have some experience with aviary birds, having had some in the past. I'm thinking that safehousing is a good idea to gain experien...
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by  Doddie KentJump to last post
22-12-2016 8:48 AM
14 Replies and 1569 Views Another newbie on board :)  1569  14 Started by  Lin &160;Hi all!! So pleased I found this site. My names Lin and I have a 6 yr old female conure named Red. She is my baby and i just adore her! &160;Looking to be a safehome for another parrot which will be spoilt as much as my baby girl, with a view to fostering
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by  Dave VJump to last post
12-12-2016 6:27 PM
1 Replies and 420 Views Newbie here!  420  1 Started by  naturalee Hi everyone! I just joined so thought I'd quickly introduce myself. My is Lee and I live in Cheshire and currently have an African Grey named Murphy and a Bare eyed Cockatoo named Jasper. I have a few other pets including four pugs. I work as an Animal Care Assistant at veterinary referral hospital and love my job. Hoping to get full membership here in the next few days once I've familiarised myself with everything. Thanks for having me!
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13-09-2016 8:57 AM
2 Replies and 375 Views NEW MEMBER  375  2 Started by  cherry Hi I have just joined and wanted to introduce myself. I live with several dogs ( all small ) 2 beautiful Celestial Parrotlets and an aviary with budgies. I also look after my mum who is quite elderly and she thinks I'm mad to have so many animals to care for ! Especially when it is pouring with rain and I have to go outside with the birds and dogs needs, but I love it. I live on a beautiful Island between Chichester and Portsmouth as far south as you can get without having a dip in the sea. Now ...
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04-09-2016 5:15 PM
2 Replies and 537 Views Hi there  537  2 Started by  Daveo Hi to all,   I am new to birdline and currently birdless. I am 61, retired and married to Margaret for over forty years. Our parrot experience is somewhat unusual in that we looked after a timneh grey called smokey joe for a elderly gent while he went away for a few weeks in 2012. Smokey was (he is now unfortunately deceased) a 26 year old shy but aggressive bird with a bad history of plucking. However, he settled right in. We were given a list of how to care for and feed him with a big ...
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05-07-2016 10:18 AM
0 Replies and 444 Views New member in Kent  444  0 Started by  Robbieb60 Hi, I have just joined the group after hearing so many great comments from friends and other rescue services. Although I co-run a rescue service in Kent , I don't currently have a bird of my own. I have around 32 years experience in keeping, breeding, and caring for various species of birds, and working with other rescue groups over the last 15 odd years have helped to care for and re-home everything from a finch to a European Eagle Owl.  I had my last Macaw Ronnie for just over 15 years,...
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26-06-2016 5:18 PM
3 Replies and 599 Views Hi from Manc Mynah Mama!  599  3 Started by  Mynah Mama Hello folks! I'm from Manchester and I've just joined the forum. I know it seems to be mainly owners of parrots on here so I may not meet anyone else who owns a wonderful, rare, entertaining and extremely intelligent bird like mine....a Greater Indian Hill Mynah! He's called Jake and I've owned him for over 9 years now....he's almost 10 years old. He's adorable and I am so glad I have had the opportunity to own one of these amazing birds. Looking forward to perusing the forum! xx
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09-05-2016 8:37 PM
1 Replies and 539 Views Hello!  539  1 Started by  saraian26 Hi, my name is Sara - said Sarah, I am 32, have 5 children, have a lurcher, hamster (my daughters) a cat, Rosie and my two cockatiels Buddy and BooBoo.  I haven't had my birds long and I am not an expert, but I'm reading and learning and love my birds to bits. They are unlike any other pet I've owned and I'm mad about them. I picked cockatiels as I wanted a parrot type, I always wanted one but with 5 kids I knew I wouldn't have a spare 600 quid spare for one! So when I met my current birds ...
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26-04-2016 11:22 PM
2 Replies and 670 Views Grateful Newbie  670  2 Started by  Shelley Edwards Hi, My name is Shelley and I live in Bristol with my husband and four children. I have had birds since being a young girl and currently have two Indian ringnecks and six budgies. My dream had always been to have an African grey. Last Saturday I brought our new baby called Wolf home and the worries began. I was informed by the breeder that Wolf was weaned but still required a night feed just for a week. I purchased a massive bag of food from the breeder so he would b happy with the food h...
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21-03-2016 5:23 PM
2 Replies and 581 Views Hi From Paisley  581  2 Started by  Marc_Small Hi Everyone Totally new to Birdline , had never heard of it before until last Sunday when i stumbled on it online while looking to buy a bird Signed up right away and after i  spoke with Rena from Glenrothes ( lovely lady) came straight home from work today and became a full member A bit about us : we live in paisley and have joined as a safe-house we have 3 kids Paul 25 (hardly a kid ), Shannon 10 and Arran 5 , we have kept bird before and really look forward to being able to help birds...
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27-02-2016 7:05 AM
5 Replies and 859 Views Hello from Salisbury, Wiltshire!  859  5 Started by  KZAD Found this place after seeing if there were any bird rescues in the area. I've never had birds so I'm trying to find out all I can about various species, see, my mum and I are actually really allergic to birds, despite this I often go off on pigeon rescues. We're trying to find out if there are any birds that we'd maybe be okay with, I've heard conures are better for allergy sufferers but then I've also heard their dander can be some of the worst. Pretty much avoiding African Greys because ever...
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02-02-2016 6:01 PM
2 Replies and 714 Views Hi Everyone  714  2 Started by  Gary Wilcox Hi everyone not been on for a long time, hope everyone is ok and you all have happy birds,    Gary Wilcox Founder of Birdline-UK
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25-12-2015 9:19 PM
2 Replies and 645 Views Hi from Surrey  645  2 Started by  Jmerralls Hello All Found this wonderful website whilst looking to purchase an African Grey but have decided to foster rather than buying a hatchling... I would rather give a forever loving home to a Boy or Girl that needs one ... Thanks for reading
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14-12-2015 9:47 AM
2 Replies and 642 Views Hi from Dorset  642  2 Started by  verity gill Hi there! I've posted a few times but never introduced us. I'm verity (vee) and my partner is Darren (daz). We are a recently appointed safe house. We're very excited at the prospect of being able to help bl and I'm fortunate enough not to work so I have bags of time to dedicate. I'm hoping to eventually be able to help in other ways as well as safe housing. Im hoping to get a printer for Christmas so I can start doing some posters and leaflets. So hello from us in Verwood Dorset and w...
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01-12-2015 8:02 AM
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