Posted January 26, 2019 by Myra Per-Lee

Parrots are smarter and longer-lived than other birds. Scientists recently learned exactly why that is.

Posted December 29, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

A parrot named Rocco in Berkshire, England, has been busted by his owner for taking liberties with her Amazon Echo. The bird would talk to Alexa and ask her to play music, tell jokes, and ask her to order a wide range of things, especially food. Rocco had already had a bad reputation. He had been kicked out of the local National Animal Welfare Trust shelter for swearing like a sailor.

Posted November 23, 2018 by Lady Bee

It's going to take some love and patience, but once you and your bird get the hang of this device, you will both love it!

Posted August 30, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

With Labor Day comes the unofficial end of another summer. Therefore one good long look back at the sultry season on the beach is in order with these awesome animal sand sculptures. You could call them sons of beaches.

Posted August 17, 2018 by Creature Features

A pet-owner from Belleville, Illinois got that sinking feeling while trying to rescue his escaped parrot from the middle of a mud-choked lake bed.

Posted June 8, 2018 by Creature Features

Kea parrots in New Zealand have been caught on camera shifting traffic cones into active lanes in a clever ploy to coax food from passing vehicles.

Posted May 31, 2018 by Ron Callari

A while back I questioned whether or not animals could laugh and cry? Research indicates they can — but with reservation. Some behaviorists indicate animals have a difficult time with the “incongruity theory.” This is the supposition that humor becomes evident when a being reacts to the inconsistency between what one expects to happen and what actually does happen.

Posted May 7, 2018 by Ron Callari

Pets and animals are most at risk when left behind or separated from pet owners and animal advocates.