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26 Replies and 2065 Views Another for breeds of dogs.  2065  26 Started by  Ann Conway
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Afghan Hound, Airedale,
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by  Deb TuxJump to last post
05-11-2012 2:58 PM
4 Replies and 1039 Views FAO: Sharon H  1039  4 Started by  Jenny Hi Sharon, could I be a pain & ask if you can PM me your email if thats ok  Need to pick your brain over something and I think your the person who I need to ask. Many thanks
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01-11-2012 9:16 PM
6 Replies and 1014 Views Bonfire night will soon be here !!!  1014  6 Started by  Ann Conway  My mind is always on our animals and birds and I always dread it. I'm always glad when its over and the birds and pets are all safe and sound. What do you do to try to make it easier for them . In our house the tv and music will be loads louder for the next few weeks,  and the chamomyle tea will be in regular supply for the very nervy ones. A friend of mine has to take the night off work every year as her dog is absoulutely petrified  to the point of throwing up, and cant be ...
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31-10-2012 11:48 AM
7 Replies and 1077 Views Anyone read these papers?  1077  7 Started by  LesleyG Does anyone read any of these papers And if so what do you think of them Western Guardian Southern Voice Southern Guardian Southern Voice  
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20-10-2012 1:18 PM
3 Replies and 1270 Views SPOTTED FLYING FREE IN CULVER, HERNE BAY  1270  3 Started by  Doddie Kent Anyone in the Herne Bay area - there's a cockatiel flying free - keep an eye out, please. Catch it if possible. Doddie
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17-10-2012 2:09 AM
2 Replies and 880 Views It's Raining!!  880  2 Started by  Vicky Ford My day off and it's raining again. This is the street outside our front garden. Just hoping it's going to stop soon or it will be coming inside. The gutters and drains just aren't coping at the moment. Welcome to sunny Devon!!
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11-10-2012 8:39 AM
4 Replies and 1051 Views Aviary advice  1051  4 Started by  sallyann We're building an aviary outside which will be 12ft x 12ft, slightly higher with an apex roof. My question is  how many birds say quaker parrot sized and smaller can we comfortably put in the aviary. There will be my 2 rosellas, then the rest is for BL birds if needed. There will also be the 2 brahma hens in residence, but they are ground birds.and they have their house in there 6ftx3ft as well. Hopefully we will have it built before next spring!.   Thanks Sallyann...
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23-09-2012 5:01 PM
10 Replies and 1137 Views When I am old, I shall keep parrots...  1137  10 Started by  Beki Warning: When I am old, I shall keep parrots. (With HUGE apologies to Jenny Joseph) When I am an old woman, I shall keep parrots With red feathers, and green feathers,  grey backs, white or blue and I shall spend my pension on Harrisons, AS20 and fruit and veg and say we've no money for butter. I shall sit down and get cuddles when I'm tired and annoy the neighbours with hoots, catcalls and whistles and sing Christmas songs with them in July and make up for the sobriety of my yout...
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by  BekiJump to last post
22-09-2012 6:03 AM
1 Replies and 995 Views Important !!! Your help is valuable to us.  995  1 Started by  Ann Conway We normally try to  contact new people who register on this website and who have  indicated that they would be  interested in safehousing and have no objection to having us contact them,and to encourage them to join as a fully paid up member to enable them to do this.     Due to our heavy workload it may take us  a while before we can get around to you. Therefore  I am appealing to  anyone who is interested in safehousing  or would like to become ...
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by  SharonHJump to last post
08-09-2012 7:23 AM
11 Replies and 1152 Views dont turn your back for even 2 minuets  1152  11 Started by  stockers looks what happens when i turn my back for just 2 minuets to take a phone call    
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by  BelindabelinsJump to last post
07-09-2012 6:38 AM
4 Replies and 968 Views cities bird  968  4 Started by  ann can anyone tell me wot cities bird means. thanks ann.
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04-09-2012 9:49 PM
6 Replies and 960 Views Hi from a New member  960  6 Started by  sallyann  Hi there,  I hope i'm not jumping the gun here, but i thought i'd just say hi to all, even though i haven't been approved/ house checked etc and patiently waiting for my turn. I'm keeping myself busy reading and catching up on info and everything else parrotee, i've even seen a bird that would be great to apply to foster, but i'm not sure if i'm allowed to do that yet, it's only been a week since i emailed my interest and became a member (we also want to safe house a...
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by  Helen WJump to last post
03-09-2012 10:44 AM
31 Replies and 2356 Views Just for fun. A-Z Bird Species  2356  31 Started by  Ann Conway
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How many different species of birds  can  you think of starting with the same   letter. Amazon, Albatross, African Grey,  etc.
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11-08-2012 12:17 PM
5 Replies and 1024 Views Help please from a newbie re holidays  1024  5 Started by  Saranotts Hi Everyone, Due to my husbands Aunt passing away, we have become the proud custodians of Kazuku a 62 year old African Grey, he moved in 5 months ago.  He lived with my parents in law for a while but wasn't happy (kept in the kitchen!)  He now seems to be a very happy bird, with pride of place in our living room and bossing us all about especially the dog, who he tells to go to his bed but does add 'good boy' lol. My question is, what to do when we go on holiday.  I don't know i...
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04-08-2012 4:50 PM
0 Replies and 667 Views swallows!  667  0 Started by  Rockbird Not my usual breed, but have spent the afternoon arranging pick up of a nest of 4 baby  swallows that had fallen from garage roof. Don't think they are hurt just very young. CTRL Q to Enable/Disable FBPhotoZoom CTRL Q to Enable/Disable FBPhotoZoom
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02-08-2012 7:18 AM
11 Replies and 1476 Views Well done Tina!!!!!  1476  11 Started by  LesleyG Tina has had a full page article printed about Birdline and her part as an ACO in Cage & Aviary Birds magazine/paper, it really is worth buying and taking a look!! Great job Tina!!!!!!!
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by  Victoria WhitfieldJump to last post
22-07-2012 11:37 AM
5 Replies and 1076 Views Help or Advise needed  1076  5 Started by  Carol Hi, Heres the picture. My 17 month old CAG has always had his cage in a little nook area of the kitchen which is near to the front room so he could see me sat in my chair when he was in his cage. he spends the whole day out of his cage either on the top, up his spiral rope, on his stand or my chair in the front room. He has a ladder from his cage onto the floor and has never been restricted from going between the front room and the kitchen or even out to the small patio area if the back door is ...
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by  CarolJump to last post
17-07-2012 12:55 PM
6 Replies and 1981 Views GUMTREE SCAM  1981  6 Started by  Alikeen Hi all, Just thought I would make you aware of an (almost certain) scam on gumtree at the moment. Somebody is advertising 2 2 year old African Grey parrots for 'adoption'. They have been reported but I received an email after enquiring just out of curiosity! The email is worded very strangely and doesnt read well. The photos attached are blatantly taken from the internet, unless they are a professional photographer! It also says in the ad they are free, but at the ends...
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by  KerstinJump to last post
07-07-2012 1:41 AM
4 Replies and 1119 Views want be be a safehouse  1119  4 Started by  janfoz Hi, We are desperate to become safehouse Mummy and Daddy! Don't seem to be getting anywhere We are in Northwich Cheshire, And want to give our Love, Time, Care to a needy Bird...Can anyone help us
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by  swwchrisJump to last post
04-07-2012 9:43 PM
7 Replies and 1986 Views Don't forget me!!!  1986  7 Started by  Dave V As an ACO I tend to keep a close eye on what birds are coming in and what birds are going out. I think it is fair to say that most people who want a parrot want a bigger one like an African Grey or bigger. This is fine and they can and do, make good pets. BUT, it has struck me that the little ones also make fantastic pets and tend to get overlooked. I personally have 2 Senegals, a Hahns Macaw, 2 Green-cheeked Conures and a Nanday Conure among my small parrots and they are all wonderful and I wou...
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by  LesleyGJump to last post
29-06-2012 6:07 AM
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