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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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DANNY

Ruby-Gold Macaw

Species:  Blue and Gold Macaw

Name:  Tango

Sex/Age:  Female, 23 years old

Tame:  Yes

Behavior:  Prefers men

Plucking:  Yes

Vet checked:  ~ 2 years ago

Talk:  Yes

Diet:  Fruit and Veggies (no nuts due to owner's child having a severe nut allergy)

Reason for Re-homing:  Tango was my mother-in-law's who passed away recently.  Family is not able to care for Tango and play with her due to work schedules.  She started to pluck due to stress.  Child has severe nut allergy and they cannot feed Tango nuts.  Tango prefers men, owners wife cannot handle.

 

July 2016 

TANGO

Blue & Gold Macaw

Species:  Blue and Gold Macaw

Name:  Jack

Sex/Age:  Unknown, ~ over 20 years old

Tame:  Can be if worked with

Behavior:  Yells ma sometimes, can be aggressive, but if worked with, can be a nice bird

Plucking:  Plucks chest feathers

Vet checked:  15 years ago

Talk:  Says a few words

Diet:  Pretty Bird Macaw Diet, Nuts, Vegetables

Reason for Re-homing:  Daughter adopted bird from BOCES classroom over 15 years ago.  She is getting married and parents contemplating moving to FL

Notes:  Bird was in a classroom setting and we sat for it during the summer months, but we found we could give Jack a better home than he had at school.  Unfortunately we have eight birds and he hasn't gotten enough time to be trained properly.

 

To be placed by mid 2019

 

May 2018

Species:  Harlequin Macaw

Name:  Shea

Sex/Age:  Unknown, 3 years old

Tame:  Yes

Behavior:  Sometimes sweet, can be moody.  Very active.

Plucking:  Just started to pluck, having been spraying and there's an improvement.  

Talk:  A few words

Diet:  Zupreem fruit pellets, nuts and nutriberries

Reason for Re-homing:  Moving to small apartment for financial reasons.

 

Must be placed by 10/15/16

 

September 2016

SHEA

Harlequin Macaw

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Macaws

Macaws

Species:  Blue and Gold Macaw

Name:  Rio

Sex/Age:  Female, Less than a Year Old

Tame:  In the Process

Plucking:  No

Vet checked:  No

Talk:  Yes

Diet:  Zupreem Fruit Flavored Pellets; Zupreem Veggie Flavored Pellets; Sweet Potatoes

Reason for Re-homing:  Owner took her in from a relative about a month ago.  Relative didn't know what he was in for.  Unfortunately owner's 14 year old African Gray does not tolerate her at all and owner doesn't have enough time or energy to split between both of them individually.

 

April 2018

RIO

Blue & Gold Macaw

Species:  Scarlet Macaw

Name:  Sydney

Sex/Age:  Female, 17 years old

Tame:  Yes

Plucking:  No

Vet checked:  February 2018

Talk:  Yes, says hello and whistles

Diet:  Seed mix, pellets, fruit and pasta

Reason for Re-homing:  Moving out of state.

Notes:  Sweet parrot, good pet.

 

May 2018

 

To be placed by 9/1/2018 

SYDNEY

Scarlet Macaw

JACK

Blue/Gold Macaw

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