Parrot Nation

Parrots are cool. They are also one hell of a lot of work.


May 2012

A Bunch of Jabberwocky

Have you ever read, "Jabberwocky?" If you haven't, it is something that is difficult to understand, but it really doesn't need understanding. If you aren't familiar with it, here is an absolutely incredible rendition done by Johnny Depp: For my... Continue Reading →

Rising From the Rubble: Can Wings Over the Rainbow Return?

We still don't know what will happen to Wings Over the Rainbow Rescue. No details have been released and as far as I know, no decisions have been made. What has become very clear is that the supporters of WOTR... Continue Reading →

Moving On: The Aftermath of Wings Over the Rainbow

While there has been a great deal of interest in the Wings Over the Rainbow seizure, with it came the usual storm of controversy, differences of opinion and points of view.  I have seen this before when I posted the... Continue Reading →

Juanita Sees the Bright Side

Minimum Crew

King O at Best Friends In view of the recent seizure of the birds at Wings Over the Rainbow, it got me pondering their dire situation, how-heart breaking and frustrating it must be to be in a position where you... Continue Reading →

Twisted Heart

It's happened again. Another seizure, another rescue in trouble. It's easy for all of us to point fingers and make judgements. It's wonderful to sit back with our two or three birds or whatever sized flock we can comfortably handle,... Continue Reading →

Email From Parker #9: Vacation Request

From: Parker To: Patricia Sund Sent: Saturday, May 5, 2012 7:44 AM Subject: email from Parker   Yo! Mama!     "The Plane! The Plane” -Parker         From: Patricia Sund To: Parker Sent: Saturday, May 5, 2012 7:44 AM Subject: Re: email from... Continue Reading →

North by Northwest

I got a wonderful surprise when I arrived home from Caracas on Wednesday. Michael Ostrogorsky of the Northwest Parrots Fund sent me a "Bucket O' Feathers" as well as a tidy little bag of additional  unclipped wing feathers. Gorgeous! Some of... Continue Reading →

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