Category Archives: Toys

Avian Enrichment and Parrot Enrichment Brainstorming in Colorado

I recently had the working vacation of my dreams.  Deb White invited me to Grand Junction, Colorado to work with her on enrichment ideas and videos.  I got to visit the home of Super Bird Creations, Avian Enrichment and Make … Continue reading

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Oliver’s Garden Handcrafted Bird Toys and Perches

I saw a blog post at Coco’s Flock with a review of Oliver’s Garden bird toys and perches.  I have been coveting the platform perches made by Susan Tuck, owner at Oliver’s Garden Bird Toys, ever since. I finally ordered my … Continue reading

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Avian Stainless

I recently purchased stainless steel toys from Avian Stainless.  I have to tell you that I am very impressed with these toys.  They are made of premium quality stainless steel and expertly crafted with attention to every detail.  I love their … Continue reading

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DIY Toy Jam-Packed With Shredding Fun

I have an Avian Avenue Forum member, Renae, to thank for giving me the idea to make my own version of a toy she shared in a forum post.  Renae posted this picture of a toy she made using links, … Continue reading

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Stainless Steel Skewers

Stainless steel skewers are safe durable toy bases.  Skewers are refillable so you can make some pretty impressive foraging toys for your parrots in no time at all.  You can string on a wide variety of toy parts as well … 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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Egg Carton Toy

I call this the Egg Carton Toy.  This is a terrific foraging toy that also has great shredding appeal.  It is fun, easy and economical to make yourself from items you have at home or can find at the dollar store. … Continue reading

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New – Puzzler Foraging Blocks

Just when I thought it couldn’t get any better; Jerry designs a new line of foraging blocks. After Coco’s Flock blog entry on receiving the custom sized Fantastic Foraging Blocks for her Budgies, we had several requests to make foraging blocks for … Continue reading

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Small Business Saturday – Support Your Favorite Parrot Toy Store

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday.  I love the focus on cooking and family get togethers.  This year I am thankful that we all survived the move from Alaska to Minnesota and Mom was able to sell her house in Georgia and … Continue reading

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Ball Point Pen Foot Toy

Last week I wrote the next post would be a “how to” on dehydrating yams.  I’d like to take a short detour and share an idea for a non-traditional parrot foot toy with you.  And at the same time give … Continue reading

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