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Parakeet News – Pocono Friday: Finding a home for animals; more pizza wars; East – Pocono Record

Saturday, March 21st, 2009


Animals may once again have a place to go in the Poconos, thanks to pet rescue volunteers and public officials. They are working to reopen Monroe County’s PSPCA shelter. More turmoil at the state level. The head veterinarian has been fired. Yesterday
Source: www.poconorecord.com

Simon Hoggart’s week: Mosquito net plea misses the point – Guardian Unlimited
I’m not the only person who is made queasy by Red Nose Day. We’re all in favour of raising money for the wretched of the earth, but the sight of those smug, hugely overpaid celebrities urging the rest of us to empty our pockets is condescending and
Source: www.guardian.co.uk

USC library receives rare first edition volumes for collection – WIS-TV
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – A local philanthropist has given a special gift to the University of South Carolina. The gift is from leading Columbia educator and philanthropist, Susan Gibbes Robinson, who founded Heathwood Hall Episcopal School. Her father
Source: www.wistv.com

Focus on education at Boatswain’s Beach – Caymen Net News
Ambassador animals Budgie the Monk Parakeet and Coco the Cayman Parrot help Boatswain s Beach Education staff Kristal Karjohn, Peter Borg and Geddes Hislop with their presentation, Cayman s educators from all levels had a chance to learn more
Source: www.caymannetnews.com

Woman says she had no vendetta against pet store – Corbin Times-Tribune
A statement made by Pat White Jr., Whitley County Judge-Executive, on the Whitley County Fiscal Court Web site, and in the Feb. 27 issue of The Times-Tribune regarding a neglected puppy states: this horrible picture on the Internet that several
Source: www.thetimestribune.com

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Parrot News – Bird Clubs of Virginia 25th Annual Convention – HamptonRoads.com

Saturday, March 21st, 2009


Bird Clubs of Virginia is a 501-(3) (c) supporting avian research and education. Friday 4-03-09 , Holistic & Homepathic Workshop beginning at 10:00 am, entry fee $25.00. Friday evening a Free Toy Workshop at 7pm, come learn how to make your parrots
Source: hamptonroads.com

OutwithTrout Seeks Hunterdon County Shopper Signatures – Bridgeton News
More than 900 county voters signed a petition seeking the recall of Sheriff Deborah Trout last weekend. In its first attempt to simultaneously collect signatures at venues around the county, OutwithTrout.org set up at two shopping centers in Raritan
Source: www.nj.com

America must shed two party politics – Independent Florida Alligator
I have a strong stomach. Only a handful of things consistently turn my stomach contents into a downtown sidewalk display: catching a ride post or mid drinkathon, all songs Nickelback and when, like, people, like, say like all the time
Source: www.alligator.org

The Pirate Parrot Rum Rating System – San Francisco Examiner
A 4 Parrot score be a score for any rum to be had. I have been asked a few times about my Parrot system of rating rum. So here is a brief explantion. 5 Parrots: Yar! this be a rum worthy of the gods. Poseidon himself be a lucky nave to be privileged
Source: www.examiner.com

Cape Coral artist specializes in tikis – News-Press
A toothy grin here, a scowl there. When woodworker Jack Organo puts the finishing touches on one of his wood sculptures, the results are part art, part fun. Organo s canvases are chunks of wood cypress, pine and cabbage palm. A friend, who has
Source: www.news-press.com

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The New Parrot Blog Awaits You…

Tuesday, May 13th, 2008

Dear Parrot Lover,

Finally, I had the opportunity to take time out of my daily hectic schedule and design my Blog. I wanted to make it interesting and interactive for all my subscribers of the Parrot community.And for your benefit I have added fresh features and now it looks great.

Before sitting down with the technical designers, I had to rack my brain to come up with the most suitable features that will help my clients enhance their parrot training skills as well as make the whole Blog more interactive.Each month, there will be two highly informative and valuable newsletter articles coming your way as Blog Posts that will be addressing various problems related to parrots.

You’ll also get product reviews, which will not only enhance your knowledge on parrots but also keep you updated regarding the latest products doing their rounds in the world market.

I have arranged for weekly opinion polls where everyone can cast their votes and find the results to what people in general has to say.

But do let us know how you feel about our new structure.I am looking forward to your valued feedbacks and suggestions.

Let me know the topics that you want me to cover, your problems and your stories about your birds.

Post all your entries, suggestions, views and opinions in the comment tag just below this Blog Post.

Thanks in advance,
Nathalie Roberts
ParrotSecrets.com

Budgie News – Local Notices and Information – Caymen Net News

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008


Brac Branch Humane Society Community Dog Wash Brac Branch Humane Society Community Dog Wash will take place on Saturday 10 May from 9:00 am 12:00 noon, Market Place, Cayman Brac. Includes wash & groom, deworming, tick & flea treatment, nail trim
Source: www.caymannetnews.com

The Octopus Project, Duchess Says to play Irish dates – hotpress.com
Texas electro rock act The Octopus Project and Montreal’s Duchess Says play two double headliners next week in Dublin and Belfast. Forever presents The Octopus Project & Duchess Says this May 13 at The Sugar Club, with a show at Auntie Annie’s the
Source: www.hotpress.com

Wednesday’s TV highlights – New Zealand Herald
After a few weeks’ break Lost is back with Locke’s camp coming under attack and Jack tries to discover the identity of a body that has washed ashore. In this four-part series exploring medical dilemmas, reporter Rob Harley revisits a story he did in
Source: www.nzherald.co.nz

Grant Hackett leaner than Sonny Bill Williams – News.com.au
GRANT Hackett may look ordinary in budgie smugglers, but he still has a better skinfold reading than any footballer in the NRL. Believe it or not.
Source: www.news.com.au

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Cockatoo News – Rare cockatoos freed at Yanchep – West Online

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008


Wildlife rescuers have today set free 22 endangered Carnaby s Black Cockatoos at Yanchep National Park, north of Perth. It is the largest release of rehabilitated black cockatoos ever in the State. Department of Environment and Conservation staff
Source: www.thewest.com.au

Ravaged KI bush springs to life – News.com.au
The December bushfires destroyed 85,000 hectares, including 72,000ha of protected bushland. Green growth is replacing the black tinge across Flinders Chase National Park, where the fire destroyed 19,000ha. On the ground, bracken fern has quickly
Source: www.news.com.au

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Cockatiel News – Things with wings – Record Searchlight

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008


Turtle Bay Exploration Park attendant Jessica Katz has her hands full while she feeds some of the nearly 500 birds on display at the Wings of Summer: Birds! and Butterflies! exhibits. Photo by Nathan Morgan / Record Searchlight Zoe Fleck, 11 months
Source: www.redding.com

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