African Grey in NJ needs forever home!

Discussion in 'Caged Birds - Finches, Canaries, Cockatiels, Parro' started by CherokeeTradition, Oct 14, 2011.

  1. CherokeeTradition

    CherokeeTradition Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 6, 2011
    Cleveland, Tennessee
    A friend of mine on fb asked that I please post this as many places as I can, this poor, previously neglected bird needs a home to be cherished in.


    [email protected] Lucy is a 19 year old African
    Grey Parrot who was taken
    from her third neglectful
    home. Lucy has flourished so
    much with her wonderful
    foster Kim who is extremely Parrot savvy and has taken
    Lucy to the best Avian Vet in
    NJ. Lucy has a clean bill of
    health and is ready for her
    new home; she is a sweet
    girl and has a large vocabulary of words and
    sounds. She really loves
    human attention and
    affection. Lucy has plucked
    her neck and chest feathers
    out due to depression, sadness and neglect from
    being left alone for over a
    year and a half in a vacant
    home. her family moved N
    did'nt her along. Lucy was
    left at the family's old house, which has not sold as of yet,
    only to be visited once a
    week by a family member
    who brought food and
    water. Do you have room in
    your heart for this WONDERFUL girl?
    Serious inquires only Please!!
  2. Magic Birdie

    Magic Birdie Overrun With Chickens

    May 3, 2011
    Magic Birdie land
    I would if my mom would let me, which she defiantly will not.
    Good luck on finding her a forever home [​IMG]
  3. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

    Mar 16, 2009
    onchiota NY
    oooh Poor girl!!!! If I had the space I would take her in a heartbeat. We had a yellow naped amazon for 15 years-was my MIL's and the fun we had with her-priceless!!!
  4. krcote

    krcote Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 21, 2008
    Concord, NH
    BUMP! I hope this sweet little birdie finds a wonderful home. I have a feeling that BYC might be her answer [​IMG]
  5. featherfinder

    featherfinder Runner Lover

    When i was trying to find my conure a new home i used this forum. There is so many people on here that loved to help me!

    Please give it a try and see what you get. She sounds like a really sweet bird!
  6. itsy

    itsy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 14, 2011
    New England
    I live in NJ and there's an older retired couple that my boyfriend and myself are friends with. They probably have 6 parrots at this point and never had children, so they treat the parrots like kids. I can ask them if they are interested - although the Grey would certainly outlive most. [​IMG]

    Do we know if the parrot has any male/female preferences? It likely has biting issues?

    They have a very large cockatoo with a pink head that almost took my finger off, but he gives them kisses! [​IMG]
  7. itsy

    itsy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 14, 2011
    New England
    Actually, I can think of another older gentleman who already has an african grey who may also be interested. I'll make some calls tomorrow.

    Edited to add - I'll email your contact and ask more questions. [​IMG]
    Last edited: Oct 15, 2011
  8. Quinn4321

    Quinn4321 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 28, 2010
    P.A/M.D border, USA
    My friend used to have an African Grey who would do flips off her roost when she was playing. One day she fell and hit her head, and died. My friend was devastated.... I'll see if maybe she'll adopt this one.

    [email protected] Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 5, 2011
    Brooklyn, NY
    Just wondering how this is turning out. Does he have a home? There's one here in Brooklyn if he needs one.
  10. magsrags

    magsrags Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 12, 2008
    Staten Island NY
    I am a grey lover located in Staten Island ny. Zip 10306. Greys experienced. Drop me a line. :<) Maybe I can help.

    [email protected] :

    Just wondering how this is turning out. Does he have a home? There's one here in Brooklyn if he needs one.​

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