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***IMPORTANT NOTICE 16/7/2017*** - Unfortunately Birdline are now full with regard to rescue birds, and are currently UNABLE take additional birds into the charity. We will provide an update as soon as the position changes

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.

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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15 Replies and 2000 Views How long have other new foster / adoptive carers had to wait?  2000  15 Started by  Steph_Hart Hi All! I am a newbie and I am excited so I am probably being impatient, I know its a long wait as this charity is run by volunteers, hence why I thought Id write a forum post rather than contacting my ACO again. I first became a member around September and had a phone call from a lovely lady about becoming a foster carer. In October ish time I went though the birds and fell for a pair of Cocktatoo's so I sent an application, it was only a couple of weeks I then received a call about my applic...
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by  CarolynJump to last post
06-04-2016 9:47 PM
0 Replies and 658 Views Rehoming list update - 28th February 2016  658  0 Started by  Debs Birds Removed from the list Companion Birds Chloe the Congo African Grey – 5011114 Chuckles the Indian Ringneck - 220113       Birds added to the list Companion Birds Dillon the Congo African Grey – 9951115 Earl (AKA Gracie) the Congo African Grey - 2150512 Monty the Orange Winged Amazon – 3260513 Joey the Senegal - C106
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29-02-2016 12:10 AM
1 Replies and 653 Views Rehoming List Update - 31st January 2016  653  1 Started by  Debs Birds Removed from the list Companion Birds Bailey the Congo African Grey – 5450713 Charlie the Congo African Grey - 1680313 Charlie & Pecan the Indian Ringnecks - 8281213 & 60115 Chester the Congo African Grey – 4810713 Freddie the Orange Winged Amazon – 1370214 Georgia the Orange Winged Amazon & Maxi the Moustached Parakeet - 1770412 & 1770412A Hannah the Congo African Grey – 2660413 Kermit the Senegal &nda...
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by  Dave VJump to last post
01-02-2016 12:56 PM
9 Replies and 1044 Views Phone call  1044  9 Started by  Deb Tux Hi I had a telephone call quite a few weeks ago about an application for a bird I have placed. I missed the call and the lady left a message to say she would call back but hasn't as yet. I'm hoping I haven't been forgotten. If it makes it easier I will call her back if she would like to ring again and leave her number
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by  MummyWobblesJump to last post
03-01-2016 5:42 PM
0 Replies and 682 Views Rehoming List Update - 13th December 2015  682  0 Started by  Debs Birds Removed from the list       Companion Birds   Congo the Congo African Grey - 6330813 Percy the Orange Winged Amazon - 160113   Jasmine (Jammie) the Blue Fronted Amazon – 4860713 Talulah the Orange Winged Amazon - 7641013 Captain the Orange Winged Amazon & Jai the Cockatiel - 7631212 & 7641212 Henry the Cherry headed Conure – 7280913 Chico & Coco the Black headed Caiques - 1600313 & 1610313 Jaz & Toto...
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13-12-2015 10:26 PM
4 Replies and 1095 Views re: adoption and safe housing  1095  4 Started by  breaky hi every one, wondering if any one can help me.  back on the 6th of september i became a member of birdline, at that time i put in a application to adopt a bird, i have heard nothing since then in response . i understand that the people that help run birdline are all volunteers which give their time for free and subsequently things can take a time to sought out.  i have been home checked by David Vickery one of birdlines rescue managers ( a very nice and very knowledgeable man) , all ...
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by  Doddie KentJump to last post
12-12-2015 6:31 PM
3 Replies and 738 Views Rehoming list  738  3 Started by  Deb Tux Are some of these beauties going to be in their forever homes for Xmas πŸŽ„πŸŽβ˜ΊπŸ˜ŠπŸ˜€πŸ˜πŸ˜‚πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜„πŸ˜†
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by  Deb TuxJump to last post
06-12-2015 5:02 PM
3 Replies and 867 Views Adoption fees?  867  3 Started by  Cs85 After becoming a member and paying the Β£25, is there an adoption fee for each bird Many thanks C
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by  Doddie KentJump to last post
18-10-2015 5:17 PM
10 Replies and 1418 Views Anyone else waiting excitedly?! Good job I don't have feathers...  1418  10 Started by  evemarine I have not long put in my first ever foster application. I am checking my mail and messages every day, and I re- read 'my' bird's profile every evening! Is anyone else out there in the same position and going just a little coo-koo! :-) I'm so nervous because although I think she would have exactly the kind of lifestyle she needs with us... she is not local to us and would be the first parrot of our 'own' (have looked after freind's before). Good job I don't have feathers or I'd be pluckin...
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by  PhilcrazyJump to last post
12-10-2015 7:25 PM
5 Replies and 1102 Views Is distance a problem?  1102  5 Started by  yorkshire*clan I have recently filled in an application form for fostering, my husband and I went through the whole list reading all the descriptions before making the decision to apply for the one we feel best fitted our situation. After submitting the form I wondered though would the distance away from us preclude us from being considered (we are in North Yorkshire the bird is in Sussex) Looking through previous re homing list posts it would appear the bird has been on the list since the middle of last year...
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by  Helen WJump to last post
06-10-2015 10:24 AM
0 Replies and 702 Views Rehoming List Update - 5th October 2015  702  0 Started by  Debs Birds Removed from the list   Companion Birds Jack the Senegal – SW92 Cockatoos Frank the Citron Crested Cockatoo - SE61 Aviary Floyd the Cockatiel – 6071012 Bandit the Cockatiel – 3470614 Stanley the Goffins Cockatoo - 3480712   Birds added to the list    Companion Birds Archie the Congo African Grey - 4200415 Charlie the Congo African Grey – 240115 George the Congo African Grey – 80115 Romeo the Congo African Grey - 95907...
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05-10-2015 10:15 PM
16 Replies and 1542 Views Deal Breakers?  1542  16 Started by  Ali41 Hi, I have just found this charity and this forum today and am very excited at the thought that I may be able to offer a bird a home after always discounting the possibility! I have always wanted to have a bird in the house but was concerned about their longevity, I worried too much about leaving them behind after I die. I figured that there must be older birds that need a good forever home and now I have found somewhere that might be able to match me with one! However, before I enter the ...
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by  DollhouseJump to last post
05-10-2015 8:41 PM
6 Replies and 1205 Views Rehoming List Update - 15th July 2015  1205  6 Started by  Debs Birds Removed from the list    Companion Birds   Angus the Congo African Grey - 710114 Chilli the Congo African Grey - 1940314 Rosie the Alexandrine - 3060414 Dusty the Congo African Grey - 3940613 Ammie the White Fronted Amazon - 5740912 Lulu the Blue Fronted Amazon & Barney the Mealy Amazon - 2118 & 2119 Chloe the yellow Crowned Amazon - 1020213 Buzz the Blue Fronted Amazon - 3970712 Ocean the Quaker - 2900414 Stanley the Orange Winged Amazon - 3150514 ...
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by  carolrifkaJump to last post
28-09-2015 11:16 AM
1 Replies and 628 Views i am a member with you and have paid Β£25  628  1 Started by  vperkins i am a member with you and have paid £25 we have a love bird from you, but we want another one can we have one
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by  Dave VJump to last post
22-09-2015 9:31 AM
1 Replies and 669 Views think someone tryed to ring me  669  1 Started by  Motty Hi I think someone has tryed to ring me but I cant seem to call back so not to sure
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by  DebsJump to last post
18-08-2015 10:18 PM
2 Replies and 697 Views submitted an application but no email?  697  2 Started by  fantapants &60;&103;&32;&99;&108;&97;&115;&115;&61;&34;&103;&114;&95;&32;&103;&114;&95;&49;&48;&50;&32;&103;&114;&45;&97;&108;&101;&114;&116;&32;&103;&114;&95;&103;&114;&97;&109;&109;&32;&80;&117;&110;&99;&116;&117;&97;&116;&105;&111;&110;&32;&111;&110;&108;&121;&45;&105;&110;&115;&32;&114;&101;&112;&108;&97;&99;&101;&87;&105;&116;&104;&111;&117;&116;&83;&101;&112;&34;&32;&105;&100;&61;&34;&49;&48;&50;&34;&32;&100;&97...
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by  DebsJump to last post
27-07-2015 10:40 PM
22 Replies and 2058 Views Frustrated  2058  22 Started by  Julia
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I have been a member on here for a while. Last year I applied to be a safehouse and quite a while ago now applied for a specific bird as well. I have heard absolutely nothing and now see that the bird I was interested in is in the later stages of rehoming. Does this mean I was not suitable, is anybody going to contact me I do appreciate that people are busy and that this is a charity but my main frustration is not being able to contact anyone regarding this. I was so looking forw...
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by  JacquieJump to last post
02-07-2015 3:34 PM
1 Replies and 689 Views help re homing  689  1 Started by  colin Hi,   I need to get into contact with Doddie  Sophie from Berkshire has been trying to help me re home my parrot in April but with no success - has told me to re contact doddie but hasn't given me a number. Scooby is a 10 year old African grey and sophie says (she had her for a week for her assessment) that with the right home she would make a very tame grey.  I have been left with her due to a divorce and cannot give her the time and attention she needs. I go away a lot with...
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by  Doddie KentJump to last post
23-06-2015 9:03 PM
4 Replies and 1156 Views Rehoming List Update - 13th March 2015  1156  4 Started by  Debs Birds removed from the list Companion Birds Jack the Blue Fronted Amazon – 3800613 Bazil the Senegal – 2990513 Mustard the Cockatiel – 5191114   Macaws Alfie the Blue & Gold Macaw – 4240812 Cockatoos Barney the Goffins Cockatoo - SE54   Birds added to the list Companion Birds Alfie the Yellow Crowned Amazon & Nora the Blue Fronted Amazon - 5480713 & 1100213 Cheepy the Meyers Par...
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by  geoJump to last post
06-06-2015 5:13 PM
1 Replies and 760 Views Wonting two rehome  760  1 Started by  Markshane Hi I am wonting two rehome a bird or pair in derbyshire I have seen a pair but don't no how two put in two get them I would rather give a second chance two a bird instead of buying one out rite cos I think every living think should have a chance if anyone can help me give that two a bird would be very greet full many thanks x
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by  Doddie KentJump to last post
02-05-2015 7:42 PM
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