Baby. the bird that wouldn't play.

Baby. the bird that wouldn't play.
This is the story of Baby, our Meyers parrot who wouldn't play with toys.  Read her story and how we were finally able to get her interacting with things in her cage. There's also lots of tips to help you get your parrot playing too.

Easy Measuring Spoon Forager

Easy Measuring Spoon Forager
A super quick and easy project!  Wrap some favorite treats in a measuring spoon, cover and tie it shut with a parrot safe rope or jute.  We cut a piece of coffee filter off and tied it shut with Paulie Rope.  

Straw Foraging Toy

Straw Foraging Toy
In this video I show you how to make a straw foraging toy for your birds. I originally learned about this from the awesome Pamela Clark.  You can stuff it with dried fruits and veggies, nuts, seeds and even pony beads for smaller birds. 

Easy Foraging Trays

Easy Foraging Trays
Foraging Trays are easy, fun and inexpensive to put together.  You can buy shallow organizing trays at the dollar stores, Target, Wal-mart, heck even Walgreens probably has them. 

Dollar Store Enrichment

Dollar Store Enrichment
Parrots can be little buzz saws!  So it's nice to find some economical ways to keep them busy.  One of the ways I do this is by scouring my local dollar stores.  They have many things you can use for bird toys and other enrichment.  I've put together a list...

Teach Your Parrot to Forage in Just a Few Easy Steps!

Teach Your Parrot to Forage in Just a Few Easy Steps!
Is your parrot new to foraging, or just stuck at a certain level? This is just one example of how you can steadily Increase the level of difficulty. In this example, you could start from the very beginning and use an uncovered cup.  Make sure your parrot is watching when you introduce the cup and put a treat in it. 

Turn Your Bored Bird into a Peppy Parrot

Turn Your Bored Bird into a Peppy Parrot
 Enriching your parrots life is the key to a happy parrot.  So, today I'm sharing with you 5 enrichment categories that will help you dream up LOTS of fun and creative activities for your birds.  We're not saying you need provide EVERY type of enrichment into your birds life EVERY...

How our exclusive product, the Bird Toy Builder, was born!

How our exclusive product, the Bird Toy Builder, was born!
Even though I've never thought of myself as a very creative person, like many parrot owners, I sill attempted to make toys for my birds.  But I still dreamed there was an easier way to make cute toys for my birds.  Check out how the Bird Toy Builder was born!