The ramblings of a giant squid…

Archive for the cockatoo tag

squid

So you want a parrot? (Addendum)

Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Parrots

Oh yes… there’s one other thing about parrots. Parrots are loud.  They are some of the loudest birds, or indeed, land animals, on the planet. You have to be prepared for that.  They’ll scream when they want attention.  They’ll scream just to see if you’ll answer back.  They’ll scream because it’s morning, or because it’s […]

Read more
squid

So you want a parrot?

Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Parrots

It’s been a while since I last posted, and because I get asked about them a lot, I thought I’d do a little run-down on what the financial and personal costs are to owning a parrot.  Now, i have two large parrots, a blue and gold macaw, and a Congo African grey.  Some of the […]

Read more
squid

And the year marches to a close…

Current Events, Entertainment, Friends-Romans-Countrymen

It’s been a busy year.  I threw in the towel at work in favour of taking December off to rest a bit and work on some personal stuff, then go into consulting in the new year.  Fun stuff, and I am looking forward to the change. Been spending time with the parrots at Parrot Partner, […]

Read more