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  1. Chit Chat
    Babies enjoying a breakfast of sprouted pulses. I can't believe they have only been with us since 16th June, not even two weeks yet. These P'lets do take over your life... I get up 1 hour earlier than I did before. Progress with finger training. Made a breakthrough last night ... They completely...
  2. Parrotlet Talk
    NOW SOLVED: He's a happy healthy pellet eater, now eating plenty of veg too and a decent weight, thanks everyone :) X It's Hiro again! Hi guys, So a question for you all. I've had Hiro a couple of months now since rehoming him. We have no idea how old he is (we think maybe a year but it's a...
  3. Introductions
    Hi guys! Been meaning to join this site for a while. Basically... I have recently rehomed a parrotlet, who now goes by the name of Hiro, and my poor boy is pretty disabled. I work with birds and he was 'dumped' on us by an animal wholesaler that was supposedly 'deciding to shut down' and...
  4. Parrotlet Talk
    https://goo.gl/photos/JV8eMg59z8hpCWB39 This is Floki, I got him around July time, and the shop he was from didn't give him any toys he was just left with a wooden perch on his own. He was really shy so every time you went near him he would fly frantically around his cage. Slowly but surely...
  5. Bonding and Training
    Hi, I just got a new Parrotlet two days ago and I'm already confused on what to do. For one, I can't get him to eat anything other than seeds, I've tried veggies fruits bread brown rice anything and he just won't eat it. I also have been trying to train him and use treats for positive...
  6. Your Parrotlet's Health
    I have a 5 week old blue celestial parrotlet (He's almost 6 weeks!) And lately he hasnt been wanting to eat his bird formula as much as he used to.. I have read parrotlets should be weened by 7 to 8 weeks, and i have read else where that some should be weaned at 10 to 12 weeks, so i am a bit...
  7. Introductions
    Hi Im new to the site and to being a Birdie's mama. Need LOTS of help. My Pauly is a rescue. He is 5 yrs old and under weight, not sure what to do. he does not eat much fruits or veggies only a taste here and there... HELP! if anyone could help by commenting or linking me up to an other thread...
  8. Parrotlet Breeding
    Hi everyone, I'm having a small dilemma. I don't currently have any breeding parrotlets but for the past year I have spent lots of time researching them, their breeding habits, and so on. I'm really excited to start breeding them but before I do I want to make sure that I can do this. See the...
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