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  • aerial.2000's Avatar
    01-30-2015, 06:37 PM
    Marco has several "play areas" that are hers. From her cage playtop, to her "toy box" to her tree stand to her boing. Each area has different toys...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-30-2015, 03:45 AM
    I'm also glad this worked out to be nothing to worry about. You know him better than anyone and if something is off, it's far better to go in to the...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-30-2015, 03:34 AM
    He looks happy and energetic as he plays on his new stand. Great find on your part. There is something wonderful about a grey happily occupying...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-30-2015, 02:02 AM
    As Gil girl's Cajun family might say "True Dat!" He was still muttering under his breath Tuesday about her raggety-fluffed up-friend biting self....
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  • aerial.2000's Avatar
    01-29-2015, 10:01 PM
    awwwww that is just terrible
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-29-2015, 04:03 PM
    That question next to Dorian's avatar is priceless. It looks as if he is punctuating the comment with a "Hmmmmmm??"
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-29-2015, 03:57 PM
    I think what I learned is to give her the time, space, and potential to "fix" herself. I definitely agree she needs tinkering, I just can't take...
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    01-29-2015, 03:15 PM
    katana600 replied to a thread Cage Safety Check in Cages & Homes
    When I saw that picture I was thinking, "Oooh pretty, I love those scrolls and curliques. I do so admire that stand too. I smiled at the idea of...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-29-2015, 03:09 PM
    I am in the audience applauding wildly for Dorian, Phenix and their ever so patient companion people waiting patiently for them to come join the...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-29-2015, 02:31 AM
    I'm sorry I missed this thread. I knew some of our family was in the line of the impending storm. Where we stayed up north we had a wood stove,a...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-29-2015, 01:59 AM
    Star Trek Next Generation, yes! To be honest, there have been many times, I've secretly thought to myself that maybe Miss Gilbert is mentally ill,...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-26-2015, 10:53 PM
    We are hearing and seeing other interesting sounds and seeing evidence of Miss Gilbert branching out a little. She has been standing on the top far...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-25-2015, 05:08 PM
    More pleasant developments in Miss Gilbert as she shakes off the travel dust. We heard the unfamiliar crunching of her rusty attempts at beak...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-25-2015, 02:47 AM
    Mesmerizing. I could feel myself relaxing and feeling all warm and fuzzy and emotional. Rikki is so trusting and basking in your attention. Both my...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-25-2015, 02:37 AM
    katana600 replied to a thread Help! Eye injury! in Health Room
    Thanks for posting that photo. Sully is opening his eye fully. I have seen that kind of mark on Gilbert's eye, but much smaller. It makes her pupil...
    20 replies | 412 view(s)
  • katana600's Avatar
    01-25-2015, 02:30 AM
    Thank you for bringing the joy of your life to share with us. It may seem at first that African Grey Congos look similar but Tyrion is such a...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-23-2015, 11:25 PM
    You can do this. In the darkest weeks after losing Juno, it was the song you sang so beautifully with Dorian "Just Breathe" that even to this day, I...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-23-2015, 11:20 PM
    Thanks Marguerite, that's a good idea. Coincidentally, today I bought a very old Singer Featherweight portable to be my upstairs piecing machine....
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-22-2015, 04:31 PM
    All that head wagging says No, No, No. It was cute to see Talon's little head pop up a couple of times.
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-22-2015, 09:26 AM
    Thanks Judy, good thing she is cute because she is complicated. :-) As she has been taking this leap of faith and coming away from her cage she is...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-22-2015, 09:18 AM
    katana600 replied to a thread guardians of the fridge in Caiques
    That boy has all the moves. He is a beautiful little fellow. And look at you showing your poetic side, very creative.
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-21-2015, 11:58 PM
    That is her look of curiosity without anxiety. Moments like that have been hard won and it makes my heart sing with the memory of sharing that time...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-21-2015, 05:13 PM
    Miss Gilbert just loves her number one naughty word "sh%!". My brother-in-law, Mike has the sweetest disposition and I have seldom heard him raise...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-21-2015, 05:00 PM
    Last night Gil girl spontaneously offered David a step up and then willingly came to sit on my knee. She was calm and for a rare sight, she was not...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-20-2015, 03:05 PM
    That's a good observation Val, and food for thought. Gil is no longer a fragile, fearful little being. Gradually and slowly she has learned to calm...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-20-2015, 02:53 PM
    Hello Hade1930. We would love to welcome you to our forum and get to know you better. To get started, scroll to the top of this page and see the...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-20-2015, 02:42 PM
    In four years with this complex little bundle which is Miss Gilbert I have had one theory after another dashed and disproved as I try to understand...
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    01-20-2015, 02:10 PM
    katana600 replied to a thread Help! Eye injury! in Health Room
    So glad you are keenly observant and have a great vet to help Sully through his eye injury. He sure seems to have no adverse effect from the trip to...
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    01-19-2015, 10:21 PM
    katana600 replied to a thread Oh Holey Night in The GREY Lounge
    I enjoy the clever distractions our forum members devise to thwart the clever distractions our greys construct for us. Round and round, I've lost...
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  • katana600's Avatar
    01-19-2015, 10:12 PM
    katana600 replied to a thread Help! Eye injury! in Health Room
    There isn't much I can add except to echo the concerns of others. Hope Sully has had some relief for his eye troubles and for you to have relief from...
    20 replies | 412 view(s)
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