Logo design by Jessica Niver. Thanks, Jessica!  
IN ALASKA:
Lost a bird?
Found a bird?
Call (907) 351-2762
 
 Home Page
 Club Information
 Contact Us
 Featured Birds
 Newsletter Archive

 Adopt-A-Bird
 Bird Care
 Emergency Preparedness
 How To...
 Gallery
 From the Kitchen

 Sponsors
 Donations
 Links

Calendar:

2021

TUE, OCT 5, 2021
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, OCT 23, 2021
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, NOV 2, 2021
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, NOV 27, 2021
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, DEC 7, 2021
Holiday Zoom AND Board Elections

SUN, DEC 26, 2021
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

2022

TUE, JAN 4, 2022
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, JAN 22, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, FEB 1, 2022
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, FEB 19, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, MAR 1, 2022
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, MAR 26, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, APR 5, 2022
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, APR 23, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, MAY 3, 2022
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, MAY 28, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, JUN 7, 2022
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, JUN 25, 2022
Board Meeting at Picnic

TUE, JUL 5, 2022
NO MEETING UNTIL AUGUST 2

SAT, JUL 23, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, AUG 2, 2022
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, AUG 27, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, SEP 6, 2022
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, SEP 24, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, OCT 4, 2022
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, OCT 22, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, NOV 1, 2022
Educational Meeting via Zoom

SAT, NOV 26, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon

TUE, DEC 6, 2022
Holiday Potluck AND Board Elections

SAT, DEC 24, 2022
Board Meeting via Zoom, 10-Noon


 

Bird of the Month: February 2009
Frodo
Archive


Frodo!

Frodo: A Special Sun Conure
By Katie McMan

The sun conure originated from South America. Though I am sure they have some scientific name, I am unsure of it.

Frodo is my Sun Conure. I have had him for a little over a year now, and have been in love with him since I met him. I got Frodo from my friend's mother, who was traveling over Christmas, and needed someone to watch her bird. I had been interested in Sun Conures for a while, and my mom thought it might be the perfect 'birth control' technique to ruin my love for noisy birds. WRONG! When they brought Frodo to my house, I instantly fell in love with him.

I was heartbroken the morning I had to gather Frodo's belongings to give him back. When I had everything together, and was saying my goodbyes, the phone rang. It was my friend's mom on the other end saying that if I wanted to, and it was okay with my parents, I could KEEP Frodo… For free! After much consideration, my parents agreed to let me do a 'trial run' with him to make sure I was ready to take on the responsibility of a small parrot. I am guessing you have figured out that the trial run went well, because I still have my bird.


Frodo conquers The Banana!

My friend's mom came to my house a while back to make sure Frodo was settling in well, and found him sitting on my shoulder. She was shocked, because he would only crawl around the cage for her. She was thrilled that her bird found a great home, and I was thrilled that I got to keep my baby.

Frodo has a wide vocabulary; it just depends on when he wants to talk. He has a knack for making me look like an idiot!

 

 

The Alaska Bird Club • P.O. Box 101825 • Anchorage AK 99510
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/alaskabirdclub/
Email: akbirdclub@yahoo.com
Voice mail: (907) 868-9070