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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-23-2010, 05:07 PM Thread Starter
 
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Here are some links to comprehensive lists of materials that are safe and un-safe or toxic to our parrots:

Safe and harmful perch wood: http://www.mdvaden.com/bird_page.shtml

Wood, foliage/plants, fruits, vegetables, foods, household items: http://www.parrot-and-conure-world.c...for-birds.html

Foods, plants, fruits, wood: http://www.avianweb.com/toxicfoods.html

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thanks a lot nick these sights are very educational
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Ohh Nick just what I needed ... more stuff to worry about Actually great information, thanks.
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Does anyone know what is unsafe about oak? I'm glad I read that.
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Thanks! I've always been pretty careful with my birds, now I'll be extra careful. Some of that stuff you really wouldn't expect to be toxic! Toxic stuff is probably the most dangerous thing to new bird owners. Even an avocado can seem so safe but really can be deadly.

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