Category Archives: Foraging

Creating Foraging Opportunities – Part III – Increasing Complexity

This is the last article in a 3-part series on teaching parrots to forage that I wrote for Parrots magazine earlier this year.  With this article I hope to show you how to increase the complexity of foraging opportunities and fit those ideas into … Continue reading

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Creating Foraging Opportunities – Part II – The Next Level

This is the second in a 3-part article on teaching parrots to forage that I wrote for Parrots magazine earlier this year.  Part I gave you some basic ideas on how to get started providing foraging opportunities for your parrots.  In … Continue reading

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Creating Foraging Opportunities – Part I – Getting Started

This is the first in a 3-part article on teaching parrots to forage that I wrote for Parrots magazine earlier this year.  Part I will give you some basic ideas on how to get started providing foraging opportunities for your … Continue reading

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The Parrot’s Workshop Group

I’ve just recently been added to a new facebook group that I am ever so excited about.  The Parrot’s Workshop group is a place where people can share their ideas and sources for making toys, perches, playstands, play areas, and … Continue reading

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Dehydrating Sweet Potatoes or Yams

In a recent blog post, Pamela Clark talks about dehydrating sweet potatoes to offer as foraging treats,  http://blog.pamelaclarkonline.com/2011/11/06/parrot-speak-with-pam—episode-14.aspx.  Pam got the idea from a new product the veterinary clinic where she worked began carrying, chews and treats for dogs made of … Continue reading

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