If you’ve been keeping up with my blog, you know of my hopes of founding a parrot sanctuary here in the states. Well… I got interviewed about it. They got some facts quite wrong (e.g. Bobo and Mishka got swapped there), but the paper got the gist of it, and that’s what matters.
Because it was mentioned in the interview, I thought I’d put up Bobo singing along to Star Wars. It’s his self-appointed theme tune. Kind of fitting, really…
Here is Mishka the cockatiel, our first parrot. ‘Tiels and ‘toos are close cousins, both from Australia. Mishka is 12″ tip to tail, and Bobo is about double that. It’s easy to confuse them at first.
Here is Ptak, adorable parrotlet:
And Pip the Gloster canary, who didn’t get a mention:
Oh! You can visit O.’s blog here. I guess Internet secrecy doesn’t matter now that I’ve put our names and faces up? I’ll cope.
And, silly me, I forgot the link to the article: http://m.fredericknewspost.com/arts_and_entertainment/arts_and_entertainment_topics/music/article_972ace72-e809-534c-945c-87b9b7a6300b.html?mode=jqm