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Parrotlet Periodical - newsletters

The following newsletters are issues created to educate and expand knowledge about the Pacific Parrotlet.

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Issue #15 - April - May '24

The topics covered in this issue:

  • Air-conditioning and your p'let

  • Molting - what every p'let "parront" should know 

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Issue #14 - March '24

In this issue:

  • Foraging ideas to engage your p'let

  • Changing your feeder to reduce seed waste

  • TalkParrotlets.com (resource for parrotlet lovers)

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Issue #13 - Dec. '23

The topics covered in this issue:

  • Practices promoting the health of your parrotlet

  • How many hours of light/darkness does your bird need?

  • Using eggshells as a calcium source for your companion pet 

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Issue #12 - Fall '23

The topics covered in this issue:

  • Winter considerations for your p'let

  • Bugs in your bird seed?

  • Did you know?

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Issue #11 - August '23

The topics covered in this issue:

  • Creating a stimulating environment for your p'let

  • Biting!!! the "whys" and strategies to prevent

  • An easy diet addition for your pet

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Issue #10 - June '23

The topics in this issue:

  • sprouting seeds for your p'let​

  • are herbs healthy for your pet?

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Issue #9 - June '23

The topics covered in this issue:

*Creating a mobile bird playground

*Bonding tips and general info from my  parrotlet expert friend

*Summer heat concerns 

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Issue #8 - March '23

The topics covered in this issue:

  • a Spring cage freshening for your p'let

  • foraging ideas to challenge your pet

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Issue #7 - Feb. '23

The topics covered in this issue:

  • curbing behavior issues in your p'let

  • a dietary recommendation for your birds

  • a foraging toy that I swear by 

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Issue #6 - Jan.-Feb. '23

The topics covered in this issue:

  • caring for your parrotlet when the electricity goes out

  • is bathing important for birds?

  • favorite foraging treat

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Issue #5 - Dec. '22

The topics in this issue:

  • a recommendation for the health of you feathered family member

  • items toxic for your parrotlet

  • considerations regarding cage placement in your home  

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Issue #4 - Oct./Nov. '22

The topics covered in this issue:

  • factors to consider when adding a second parrotlet

  • interesting facts about your parrotlet's eyesight 

  • another idea for using your parrotlet feathers

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Issue #3 - September '22

The topics covered in this issue:

The topics covered in this issue:

  • Using Apple Cider Vinegar

  • Facts about parrotlets

  • Macrophotography using parrotlet feathers

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Issue #2 - August '22

The topics covered in this issue:

  • Wing clipping

  • "Attitude Adjustment" behavior tip

  • Excellent resource "TalkParrotlets"

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Issue #1 - July '22

The topics covered in this issue:

  • Using tap water for your parrotlet​

  • Frozen vegetable chop

  • Adding branches/perches for your pet

Previous Newsletters: Inventory
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