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LONG ISLAND PARROT SOCIETY

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PARROT PLACEMENT PROGRAM

The birds listed here are currently up for adoption.  Please DO NOT request additional information on a parrot unless you are an ELIGIBLE candidate.  

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Amazons

 

 

GUMBY

Blue-front Amazon

(Stock Photo)

 

Species:  Blue Front Amazon

Parrot Name:  Rodney

Sex:  Male?

Tame:  No

ParrotAge: approx. 25 years

Behavior:  Squawks when he wants attention/treats

Pluck:  None

Diet:  Sun seed vita parrot mix and peanuts

Talk:  No

Cage included

Reason:  Just moved to new apartment -no pets allowed--

must be placed by- asap

 

Species:  Blue Front Amazon

Parrot Name:  Gumby

Sex:  Unknown

Tame:  Yes

ParrotAge: 14-15 yrs

Behavior:  None

Pluck:  None

Diet:  Vegetables, pellets, seed, fruit, crazy corn, table food, oatmeal, eggs

Talk:  Yes

Reason:  I don't have time to spend with him, he doesn't care for other members of the family that have not bonded with him

Notes:  He needs someone who is willing to be patient, spend time with him to gain his trust

RODNEY

Blue-fronted Amazon

 

Species:  Yellow-nape Amazon

Parrot Name:  Jesse

Sex:  Male

Tame:  No (used to be)

ParrotAge:  7 years old

Behavior:  Territorial--became attached to cockatoo and aggressive towards owner.   She raised/hand-fed him.  

Pluck:  None

Diet:  Seeds, peanuts, almonds, apple, raw fruit/veggies, scrambled egg

Talk:  A little--hello and mumbles

Vet checked

Cage included

Notes:  Jesse is healthy and could be a wonderful pet, albeit by himself.

JESSE

Yellow-nape Amazon

I've got a

new home!

I've got a

new home!

FRED

Yellow-nape Amazon

 

Species:  Double-yellow Head Amazon

Parrot Name:  Chico

Sex:  Male

Tame:  No

Behavior:  Bites

Age:  ~40 years old

Pluck:  No

Cage included

Reason for re-homing:  Owner Passed Away

MUST BE PLACED ASAP

CHICO

DoubleYellow Head Amazon

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Species:  Red-lored Amazon

Parrot Name:  Nicky

Age:  30 years old

Sex:  Unknown

Tame:  Yes

Behavior:  Can be vocal if left ignored

Pluck:  No

Vet Checked:  12/13/14

Limited Talking

Cage included

Reason for re-homing:  Owner Passed Away

Notes:  Nicky is shy at first, although can be very affecionate.  Likes human interaction and prefers to be in a room with people rather than being left alone.

MUST BE PLACED BY MARCH 30, 2015 

 

Species:  Orange-Wing Amazon

Parrot Name:  Yoshi

Age:  ~5-6 years old

Sex:  Unknown

Tame:  Yes

Behavior:  Noisy

Pluck:  No

Vet Checked:  June 2013

Talking:  Yes

Diet:  Seeds, nuts, fruit, crackers

Reason for re-homing:  Allergies

NEEDS TO BE PLACED ASAP

YOSHI

Orange-Wing Amazon

 

 

Species:  Red-Lored Amazon

Parrot Name:  Pretty Bird

Age:  ~20 years old

Sex:  Female

Tame:  Yes

Behavior:  No Issues

Pluck:  No

Vet Checked:  June 2013

Talking:  Some

Diet:  Seeds, loves "people" food

Cage Included

Reason for re-homing:  Job has owner away too much

Notes:  Beak and nails need to be trimmed.  Used to go everywhere with owner--went to everyone.  Great bird.

PRETTY BIRD

Red-Lored Amazon

 

Species:  Yellow-nape Amazon

Parrot Name:  Fred

Sex:  Unknown

Tame:  Yes

Age:  27 years old

Pluck:  Outer feathers of chest, legs and under wings

Diet:  Variety of pellets, loves nuts and clementines

Talk:  Hello, Good Morning, Ma, Trouble

Cage included

Reason for re-homing:  Housing situation is changing.  

MUST BE PLACED ASAP

 

Species:  Orange-Wing Amazon

Parrot Name:  Harry

Sex:  Unknown

Age: 45 years old

Pluck:  No

Tame:  No

Behavior:  Noisy

Diet:  Will eat anything--primarily seed mix from pet store

Talk:  Hello, Copies Sounds, Whistles a lot

Reason for re-homing:  Too much to handle--expecting third child

Notes:  Harry needs TLC--he loves attention.  Will assist with new cage--existing cage old.

 

MUST BE PLACED ASAP

HARRY

Orange-Wing Amazon

I've got a new home!

I've got a new home!

 

Species:  Yellow-head Amazon

Parrot Name:  Oliver

Sex:  Male

Age: Mid 20s

Pluck:  Sometimes

Tame:  Not so much

Behavior:  Doesn't like most males, used to pluck feathers

Diet:  Parrot food, peanuts, club crackers, pizza crust, carrots, french fries

Talk:  Many phrases:  Hello, time to go to bed, good night, is that good? baby, he laughs and barks like a dog

Reason for re-homing:  Doesn't have time to properly take care of Oliver

 

 

Sept 2015

I've got a new home!

OLIVER

Yellow-head Amazon

 

Species:  Red-Lored Amazon

Parrot Name:  Chester

Sex:  Male

Age:  23 years

Pluck:  No

Tame:  Believe So

Vet:  September 2015

Behavior:  None that owner detects

Diet: Apples, corn and usual parrot food, pasta

Talk:  Small Amount

Reason for re-homing:  Health Reasons

 

November 2015

CHESTER

Red-Lored Amazon

I'm staying home!

 

Species:  Yellow-Nape Amazon

Parrot Name:  Chewey

Sex:  Unknown

Age:  ~21 years

Pluck:  In the spring, one wing (gathers feathers in cage--could be nest-making behavior)

Tame:  No (used to be)

Behavior:  Doesn't like to be handled, prefers to stay in cage

Diet: Anything he wants--good eater

Talk:  Talks a lot, Sings and Dances

Reason for re-homing:  Health of owner

 

 

May 2016

CHEWEY

Yellow-Nape Amazon

 

 

Species:  Blue-front Amazon

Parrot Name:  Ali

Sex:  Female

Age:  25 years

Pluck:  No

Tame:  No

Behavior:  Prefers woman

Diet: Seed, Chicken, Carrots--anything she wants

Talk:  Awesome talker

Reason for re-homing:  Family issues

Notes:  Ali likes women more than men.  She is on stand most of day and cage only to sleep.

 

April 2016

STOCK PHOTO

Blue-Front Amazon

I've got a

new home!

I've got a

new home!

I've got a

new home!

NICKY

Red Lored Amazon

 

 

Species:  Redhead Mexican Amazon

Parrot Name:  Cheech

Sex:  Male

Age:  ~25 years

Pluck:  No

Tame:  With right person

Behavior:  Needs attention

Diet: Parrot Food

Talk:  A few words

Reason for re-homing:  Moving and not sure if I will be ble to take Cheech with me.

Notes:  Cheech needs special attention--he had deformed feet from before he was given to me about 23 years ago.

 

June 2016

CHEECH

Redhead Mexican  Amazon

 

Species:  Blue-Fronted Amazon

Parrot Name:  Maverick

Sex:  Unknown

Age:  ~29 years old

Pluck:  No

Tame:  Used to be

Behavior:  Aggressive towards folks other than owner

Diet: Seed and table food

Talk:  Used to

Reason for re-homing:  Owner had son 8 years ago and parrot is jealous and has recently attacked her son

Notes:  Maverick was a great pet when it was just him and me.  He's good with other birds.  Maverick was moved to another part of the house away from son.  Owner would like to see him re-homed with someone he can bond with to become a great bird again.  It's hard to give him up, but owner has to put son's safety first.

 

June 2016

MAVERICK

Blue-fronted Amazon

 

Species:  Lilac-crowned Amazon

Parrot Name:  Pretty Bird

Sex:  Unkown

Age:  Unknown

Pluck:  No

Tame:  Yes

Behavior:  None

Diet: Seeds and fruit

Talk:  A little

Reason for re-homing:  Elderly owner can no longer give proper care

Notes:  Would love to see Pretty Bird in a home where she/he gets lots of attention and love.

 

January 2017

 

Species:  Red-lored Amazon

Parrot Name:  Boss

Sex:  Male

Age:  25+ years old

Pluck:  No

Tame:  Used to be

Behavior:  None

Diet: Parrot Deluxe Food

Talk:  Yes, talks a little

Reason for re-homing:  No one takes care of him.  Would like him with someone who wants a parrot and has time for him.

 

September 2016

PRETTY BIRD

Lilac-Crowned Amazon