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Forum Info. => New Member Check-In => Topic started by: dechi on January 05, 2015, 08:11:23 PM

Title: Hello, new member here !
Post by: dechi on January 05, 2015, 08:11:23 PM
Hello everyone,

I have just added a new girl to my family.  She's a 4 year old blue headed Pionus Menstruus menstruus (I think !).

She has been with us 3 days and has already settled in.  In fact she adapted really quick, it seems she has always been here !

She is the perfect girl for now, although she is hormonal, but hey, noone is truly perfect !  I must say I am very impressed by her personality ; so gentle, independent yet interested in humans, playful, but not too much, and soooo pretty !  Her little sounds are so harmonious too !  Even her love cry sounds like a little guinea pig call...

I'm glad I found this site, I will have questions for you soon !

Thanks for including me in your group !
Title: Re: Hello, new member here !
Post by: momazon on January 05, 2015, 09:07:25 PM
 :schild27: Tell us more, like any other birds in the house? I for one am always interested in what other pi's eat, what they like for toys, and so forth.  I struggle with my Maxi wanting people food and being very active, but love him and would always want another!
Title: Re: Hello, new member here !
Post by: maxsmom on January 05, 2015, 09:19:23 PM
Welcome! She sounds like such a sweetie. How wonderful for you to provide a pionus a new home. They are great birds
Title: Re: Hello, new member here !
Post by: dechi on January 06, 2015, 03:46:15 PM
She's the only bird in the house. We also have a small Chihuahua.

For now she's eating a homemade mix of healthy seeds, a bit of pellets, sprouts, and some veggies and fruits. She's not too   keen on fresh foods, so I am trying to change that. She gets 1 almond a day and healthy table foods in tiny amounts.
Title: Re: Hello, new member here !
Post by: Julie T on January 06, 2015, 07:12:26 PM
Welcome :). So glad you joined us. My Pionus is Raven, a male Bronze Winged.
Title: Re: Hello, new member here !
Post by: dechi on January 06, 2015, 07:16:24 PM
Thanks for the warm welcome everyone !

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