Parrot Contest CLOSED [currently being judged]

Discussion in 'Online Poultry Show' started by RioLindoAz, Oct 11, 2008.

  1. RioLindoAz

    RioLindoAz Sleeping

    Jul 8, 2007
    Yuma, Arizona
    Hello, All!

    Welcome to the Parrot contest!

    This contest is for all you parrot lovers or for those of you whos best friend is a Beautiful Scarlet Macaw or maybe an African Grey...? Or maybe a lovebird, or a cockatiel? a budgie?
    Does it matter?

    A parrot person is a nice person.
    A parrot person is a loving person.
    A parrot person loves to take pictures!

    And for that reason...I decieded to make this contest!

    This contest started at 4:00 Pacific time October 11 2008.
    It will end December 1st 2008

    Parrots are birds that have curved beaks and with four toes on each foot. Two pointing forward and two projecting backward. Parrots can be kept as pets and most of them can learn how to mimick human speech. Two of the most famous parrots that can be found in almost anyone's home is the budgrigar and the cockatiel.

    Rules/Contest Information:
    -People viewing the contest are allowed to comment pictures, but please be polite and mature when doing so.
    -Pictures with more comments have higher chances of winning
    -If there is a picture you don't like, don't give it a bad review, just don't comment it at all.
    -When commenting a picture, PLEASE tell us the picture you are reviewing!
    -Do not copy any material from this contest with out asking for permission!

    If you are entering a type of parrot that can have several different color mutations like cockatiels, budgies, Macaws, lovebirds, etc. please use this entree form:

    Parrot species:
    Color/ Mutation:


    Parrot species: Lovebird
    Color/ Mutation: White-eyed Violet Masket


    If you are entering a type of parrot that is its own species, Just put the type of parrot and the picture.

    If anyone would like to donate any crafts, eggs, or Bird Decor, please PM me.
    You will be very much appricieated!

    Thank you, and Have fun!

    Copyright Rio_lindo_97 2008
    Last edited by a moderator: Dec 12, 2008
  2. birdnutz

    birdnutz Songster

    Mar 6, 2007
    Sun Conure-name Frankie
    Age 2 years old. My DHs best friend.
  3. DuckyBoys

    DuckyBoys Songster

    Apr 2, 2008
    Ok I have to enter my baby - but she passed away last March. I am finally starting to get over it a little and am starting to think about adopting another.

    She's a U2 (Umbrella cockatoo) and her name was Ophelia. Such a sweetie!

  4. Beautiful birds everyone!!!

    Here's our cockatiel buddy, Baby. He's about 5 years old. He sings the Andy Griffith Show theme song, say's "poor Baby!" , "Baby's a pretty bird" "good morning" and "Erick! Erick!" (DH's first name). Here he is checking over the new peeps.

    Species: Cockatiel
    Color/ variation: pied

    Last edited: Oct 12, 2008
  5. ricklo

    ricklo Songster

    I live in Brazil, these two parrots were found at different times abandoned by their parents. Relatives brought them to us, they are very common here.We hand feed them as babies and now are a year and a half old.
    Species: Amazon Orange Wing Parrots





    Notice the names are from my wifes favorite movie!
  6. cajunlizz

    cajunlizz Songster

    Apr 27, 2008
    Lafayette, Louisiana
    This is DIXIE our african Gray

    My husband says she talks more than I do .

    My most favorite thing that she says is

    " Whats seems to be your Problem ? "


  7. RioLindoAz

    RioLindoAz Sleeping

    Jul 8, 2007
    Yuma, Arizona
    Great photos!
  8. rjv_piper

    rjv_piper Songster

    Dec 28, 2007
    Pretty birds! I'll have to get a picture of my cockateil! She's a cutie. I used to have two, but one got really sick [​IMG] it was sad... My female was supposed to be my brother's but that didn't last long, and now she is a fun bird to have around. She lays eggs quite often... I'm thinking of cooking one up to see what it tastes like... [​IMG] gross. lol
  9. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    Central California
    Really old photo of Oscar.

    Parrot Species: Goffin Cockatoo
    Color/ Mutation: Normal? lol

  10. I've always wanted a grey parrot. But my parents said no birds unless they were poultry lol.

    You all have beautiful birds [​IMG]

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