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Connie Vasquez - 2009-11-10
I don't know how many see this site, but I just wanted to share a story about Tika, my BTM. She accidentally got loose and went missing. She was just a baby and had not yet mastered flight. The wind was blowing hard and she could not figure out how to descend. When she flew out of sight my heart broke. Since she is a critically endangered species, the local newspaper and news channel spread her story to the community. We searched endlessly for her and the out pouring of friends, family, and community support was heart warming. After five days, our hope of recovering her turned into relentless grief. But then, a miracle happened. a stranger was watching his grandchildren play outside when he heard Tika screaming overhead. He looked up and spotted Tika who was being chased by two large hawks. Tika took refuge in a small oak tree nearby. He spoke softly and called to her, enticing her with an apple he had been eating. Out of desperation, she landed on his shoulder and began ravenously consuming the apple. He took her inside and called our number, and we were reunited!!! It seemed like a miracle! Tika was so weak she could barely stand, but she recovered fully. In tracking her travels (our sightings and others) we figured she went approximately 40 miles. NOW FOR THE REST OF THE STORY... our breeder put us in touch with Dave & Jaime Womach, professional bird trainers. They encouraged us not to clip Tika's wings, but to teach her recall flight training instead. We wanted Tika to enjoy being a bird and to be healthy and happy physically and mentally. We were hopeful and terrified at the same time, but we signed up for the expeience. We worked with Tika daily, increasing our bond tremendously. This October (2009) we joined the Womachs and others in Moab, Utah, and we free flighted our birds. It was beautiful, amazing, and our hearts were filled with joy to watch these magnificent creatures fly across canyons, play in the wind, and be free. Mind you, this is only something I would recommend under the strict guidelines of a trained professional, but our experience could not have been better. Tika now free flights with us in our home state of California (being very mindful to take all safety precautions of course). But, I really wanted to share this story because it is not just a story about Tika, but a special testimant of how amazing the BTM's and really, all parrots species in general can truly be.

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  • Krystal - 2018-11-05
    I was wondering if you know any BT breeders in California ?
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linda - 2018-11-04
looking for a baby male cockatiel to purchase. my Prissier passed away after 18 years. she was so sweet. she would com and sit on my shoulder while I was eating dinner. and she wanted me to chew mt=y veggies, and she would eat the food from my tongue. I know !!! but she was so loved. I am alone now, and I asked management if I could have one and she said yes. like I said, I am on social security, so I have very little money, but a whole lot of love to give him. I live in knoxville,tn, and I do not he will have constant care. thanks for your consideration. miss Linda

Christina Nguyen - 2018-01-20
We Have Blue and gold mace for sale We have many Baby Birds available. Some being hand fed & some already weaned. These babies are weaned onto veggies, premium lower fat content quality seed, and Zupreem/Roudybush pellets. Any questions please feel free to message me Thank you!

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  • Ali Haji - 2018-05-04
    Hi! Interested !
    Kindly watsapp me on +254722362228
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Polly Colleen Hines - 2018-10-16
My name is Polly.... I had a very lovable yellow collared macaw named, Paulie Wickle. He also laughed and was the comedian...he was my 'human' companion.. so very smart... so loveable and sweet. I would love to get another male yellow collared macaw. What I really want to say out there among the cosmos is that my Wickle had died almost a week ago, tomorrow. Years ago I had witnessed a finch that died rather quickly after Febreze was sprayed below his cage. I knew that this was real. When I had gone to my Father's funeral this Summer, I put church people in charge of caring for my mushes while I was gone, including my Wickle... he was fine. I had a big note posted on the outside of my bedroom saying to NOT spray Febreze anywhere inside this room because Febreze kills birds. The people that rent below me saw this sign and knew that I was serious.. I rent the upstairs. A week and a half ago, there was this strange sweet scent coming up through the vents... My Wickle's cage was close to one of those vents.... and I found him dead when I came home from an appointment last Wednesday.. I had asked the people who had known of my sign if they used Febreze, and sure enough they did.. I cannot bring my little boy back, and P&G is very aware that Febreze kills birds... all the downstairs people did after was get all of the Febreze out of their place. I rent the upstairs, they rent the downstairs. That's that happened. P&G wrote all of this jibber jabber about everything they did to protect themselves. I do not see any restitution in sight anywhere from that company. I need this to be and made aware to all bird owners and all bird lovers.... if this really got out of hand with Febreze, it could cause a huge effect on our entire bird population and that targeted environment. Thank you so for your time. P

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FRANC GOBOVC - 2018-08-19
I buy macaw Tropicana in Europe lp Gobovc

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  • Cora shavers - 2018-08-30
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Angie - 2017-12-17
Trying to sell Her I been having it for five months and I just can’t take care of her more.When I got her she told me that she was three kinds of breeds and she’s nine years old

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  • Janna Jones - 2018-02-08
    I am seriously looking for a catalina, I have a male Ruby - he is lonely and I have a huge aviary
  • Janna Jones - 2018-02-08
    You may contact me at 850 866-3229 with more info on your catalina, It must be a female but very interested.
  • Breea - 2018-03-18
    Is your Catalina still available
  • Kareem - 2018-08-29
    I have a Catalina Macaw that I am looking to move very cheaply. You can call me at2404624653.
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Melodee Essex - 2012-11-13
I absolutely adore my Harligold 'Kokomo'! We hand .raised him from the day he hatched. (I owned his parents) He is 7 mos. Old now and so beautiful, lovable & fun! This bird has personality plus and then some... Loves to cuddle and play, but definitely not afraid to let you know when he isn't pleased... Lol. He is a wonderful addition to our family!

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  • Rob Tome - 2013-04-12
    I am about to adopt my first baby Harligold Macaw. The father is a Harlequin and the Mother is a Blue and Gold. I am so excited!
  • sherif - 2018-05-26
    wow.. nice to here that you own the parents .. " so do i " :
    can you send me your contact so we can share the knowledge for such pairs... thx sheirf
  • Michelle - 2018-08-18
    I have been hand raising macaws for many years. My favorites are the Harligolds. They are so playful and lovey dovey. Very talkative, they learn fast. They like to cuddle and give kisses. Their feather colors are different In each of them-truly beautiful! They will walk from their cages to the bedroom and climb into bed and lay on their backs cuddled up with me watching TV. I have several other varieties of macaws, too.
  • Randi - 2020-09-20
    we are looking to purchase a baby harligold if anyone knows where we can find one. Randi
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Terry bong - 2010-09-25
I am Called Mr Terry Bong and I have 9 macaw parrots and 4 African Grey parrots for adoption. I need only pet caring homes to give them out to. I am soon starting up a new Job and must give them out. I give out each with a cage. My email address is for any one interested.

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  • Julia Giddens - 2010-10-09
    Hello - have these all gone? We are a pet loving family and have been thinking of adding a miniature macaw to our menagerie ......... please let me know if still available. Thank you. Would also be interested to know where you are geographically.
  • chad Morris - 2010-12-11
    So does this mean you have any macaw or African Greys available 12/11/10?

    Chad 610-644-2337
  • ahmad - 2010-12-24
    Are they still available? Call 610-216-3015
  • Melba Silver - 2010-12-26
    I would be very interested in adopting a young Grey or yellow collar. I have owned both and used to breed. I only have 1 38 yr old white eyed conure presently and have been wanting another bird. I live in MN and if you are serious please get back to me.
    Thank you.
  • darci - 2011-01-30
    Hi my name is Darci I am 28 single and my baby Mango just passed away. She was my everything . I know she can never be replaced. But I am looking for a new pet bird to share my life with .. Please contact me if you have any left that you are trying to get a new loving home for ..
  • Roger Kerstin - 2011-02-14
    Just checking to see where you are located and if you have any of your parrots left.
  • Gilbert R Rodriguez - 2011-10-13
    Hello Mr. Terry Bong; my name is Gilbert Rodriguez & I recently lost my Charlie a Yellow Collared Macaw which which I had since he was 1yr old in 2003 needles to say I'm looking to replace him so please let me know if you can help, Thanks!!!
  • coree - 2011-11-20
    Where do you live at I live in newaygo michigan if you live out of state I'll pay half the plane ticket and they flown to sparta michigan phone number 231-652-1874.
  • Phyllis - 2013-09-27
    I really love my bird and she needs a friend, I really enjoy all day long with her and will love to have a few more, she is a military macaw and had a yellow collard mini macaw. Really love my babies.
  • linda dauzat - 2014-04-30
    I am interested in adopting. Have large cage, live alone and plenty of time and love to give a bird, thank you call if you need any more info 318 526 4040
  • Israel Cuadro - 2015-09-19
    Hell Mr Bong I just recently lost my hanns macaw. Now I'm looking to get a yellow collared macaw please if I can get a respond back. Thank you Israel
  • Charlene - 2016-03-18
    We are looking to adopt or buy an older yellow collared Macaw because we lost ours a couple years ago and miss his loving personality. We still have his playmate a Military Macaw, who was a rescue as he was. Please let us know if you still have this precious mini and if so we would really love to give him/her a forever loving home. Thank you
  • jose ruiz - 2016-11-13
    I am a real bird lover and searching for adult female yellow collared macaw and male hahns macaw. thank you
  • John losey - 2018-07-25
    Looking for a yellow collard i live in lake elsinore socal.
    Retired @49 due to work injury will be with the yellow full time.
    I am unmarried and am looking for a long term pet.
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jennifer - 2018-02-06
we have an adorable hyacinth macaw parrot and we are giving her for adoption because we have to travel us via SMS for details+1 815 386 5056.

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  • barb martz - 2018-04-09
    Hi. I wrote once inquiring about ur Hyacinth. I live in Dubois, PA. I have 2 Blue and Gold Macaws, a Cockatoo and an African Grey. I am very knowledgeable about large birds and have had as pets for 25 years. Please consider me for rehoming ur baby? Thank u very much. My cell is 814-591-8757 Barb Martz
  • Alexa Kirsch - 2018-07-25
    I am hoping that your female up for adoption is still available. I have large bird experience for 20 years she would have a playmate with the hyacinth I already have. Thank you
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brown - 2017-09-17
we have the best hand raised, healthy and very sociable scarlet, blue and gold macaw ready for sale.You can contact us for more infos

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  • Kofi Konadu Abrefa - 2018-07-08
    Pls if I buy a scarlet macaw parrots will u deliver it to me in my country Ghana

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