Rambo the African Grey – The Dino Slayer

What a great picture of Rambo the African Grey playing with his FunTime Birdy Jurassic Character….he’s having so much fun!! Thanks to Rambo’s Mom Wendy B. for sending me the picture. Ann Zych – FunTime Birdy                                  

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Valentino the Harlequin Macaw Loves his FunTime Birdy Bird Toy

Introducing Valentino the Harlequin Macaw…Here’s what Valentino’s Mom Teri T. had to say: “My Harlequin Macaw really loves his Spin me Round Bird Toy! He hasn’t quite figured out the spinning part, mostly because I need to re-position it in his cage, but he hangs off of the cage, or the toy itself, and chews on the wood and the…

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Chyomie the African Grey's Before and After Bird Toy

A few weeks ago I posted an article I wrote regarding how to Teach your Bird to Play with Bird toys….One of our customers tried the advice and here is what she had to say:  FunTime Birdy – 4 Tier Layer Cake Hi Ann, Just wanted to thank you for that wonderful article you posted recently on teaching a parrot…

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Our Parakeet Charlie Talking

Charlie our 2 year old Parakeet has been talking since he was 6 months old…..it always amazes me when he talks. Ann Zych – FunTime Birdy [embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=buMMUA8EwBQ[/embedyt]

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Casey the Umbrella Cockatoo Enjoying a Wood Chew

Introducing Casey the Umbrella Cockatoo enjoying her Wood Chunkies bird foot toy….Sent into me by Casey’s Mom Jacque L. Here’s what Casey’s Mom Had to say: I’m taking an online course and someone is happily sitting next to me with the foot toys you sent. Wish I could teach her to clean up  (LOL) Thanks Jacque for the great picture…

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Full Spectrum Lighting for Parrots By Featherbrite

Full Spectrum lighting emits light that is very close to that of natural sunlight. Sunlight and artificial sources of light are measured by color temperature and rendering. If you were to consider the intensity of the sun at noon daylight, it is about 5500 degrees Kelvin (K). Natural light not only provides warmth, but brings out the intensity of colors…

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Rasta the Green Cheek Conure Enjoys her New FunTime Birdy Bird Toy

Introducing Rasta the Green Cheek Conure starring in his own video as he is playing with his FunTime Birdy Daddy Long Legs bird toy….sent into me by Rasta’s Mom Giselle C. Here’s what Rasta’s Mom had to say: Hi Ann, I wanted to share this video of Rasta my Green Cheek Conure playing with his Daddy Long Legs bird toy…

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New Tabletop Playgym by FunTime Birdy For African Grey Size Birds

The newest parrot playgym creation by FunTime Birdy is here and is due to be your bird’s favorite place to play and have fun. Our Activity Center parrot playgym is specially designed to allow your bird to have toys at eye level. This tabletop parrot playgym is lightweight for easy maneuverability from room to room. Go to FunTime Birdy Activity…

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Why Birds need to Chew

You may have noticed a lot of entertaining things about your feathered friend; but if there is one thing that does not stop; and if there is one thing that could be troublesome at some point, that would be chewing! Your feathered friend absolutely loves to chew; and it is absolutely a natural behavior. You can maybe have it controlled…

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Pelleted or Seed Diet for my Parrot

You may ask………..Pellets or Seed Diet for my parrot.  That is the question. When we first brought home our Umbrella Cockatoo Marshmellow as a baby 26 years ago, seeds were the staple of any bird’s diet.  Within a couple of years companies came out with pelleted diets for companion parrots. As we found out a complete seed diet was not…

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Avian Stress

There are a lot of factors than can cause stress during a bird’s lifetime. Whether you own a cute budgie or maybe an African Grey, limiting stress for your pet parrot is very essential for their health and well being. Stressors are found everywhere and can happen in different forms. It can either be mental or physical; and can be…

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A Bird Buffet

By Robyn Bright Pet Business.com Birds require a variety of food for optimal health, and while pellets were once thought of as a complete diet for avian pets, that has changed. Pellets made for specific bird groups or even one species may be beneficial, as they will cover a lot of nutritional needs, but birds must eat a variety of…

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The Importance of Play for your Pet Parrot

With all the many things you might have read or heard about parrots, there is one thing that is common above them all; and that is they are fun and loving. Perhaps one of the best ways to develop these traits for your parrot is by playing interactively with them each day. By playing with your parrot, you can expect…

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Green Cheek Conure Video on FunTime Birdy Playgym

Rasta the Green Cheek Conure enjoys some time on his FunTime Birdy Sophomore Playgym.  Sent to me by Giselle C. Our Sophomore Playgym is perfect for Cockatiels, Conures, Senegals, Quaker Parrots and all similar size birds.  The FunTime Birdy Sophomore Playgym comes with three bird toys (a $25 Value).  It is a great way for your feathered friend to spend…

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Teaching your Parrot to Talk

Hearing your parrot greeting you with “Hello” is such an amazing thing to observe.  What’s more fantastic than listening to your parrot singing a few lines of your favorite song?  Our African Grey Jerry sings many songs…. not always but if he is not singing he always keeps us in stitches with his talking ability.  (See Video below of our…

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4 Benefits of Foraging Bird Toys

Foraging bird toys are a great toys for your feathered friend because in the wild, parrots naturally forage for their food.  In their domestic environment your feathered friends have it pretty easy as their Mom or Dad daily keep their food dishes supplied with food and treats. Foraging bird toys are great at keeping your feathered friends interested while they…

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Rasta the Green Cheek Conure on her FunTime Birdy Playgym

Meet “Rasta” the Green Cheek Conure….. Here’s what Rasta’s Mom Giselle C. Had to say: Hi Ann, First, I have to say WOW to the care in packing and presentation of the playgym. It was so nice to see the love by just only opening the box. Then when I moved on to the putting together portion it was just…

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Happy 19th Birthday to our African Grey Jerry

I can’t believe our African Grey Jerry is 19 years old.  We adopted Jerry when he was 5 years old.  We had his “Birdday” party this past weekend.  Check out Jerry’s Birthday photos and his Birthday gifts….some new Bird Toys. Ann – FunTime Birdy

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Blue and Gold Macaw Loves his Vacuum

This Blue and Gold Macaw named Scooter just loves his vacuum……He really likes the brush attachment.  LOL Our birds also love the sound of the vacuum….Our Umbrella Cockatoo Marshmellow hears the vacuum and then proceeds to give herself a bath in her water bowl. Ann Zych – FunTime Birdy  

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