A Cockatoo’s Tale

Today is a day of reflection and grief for all of us who volunteer in parrot rescue. A couple of years ago, a cockatoo came to PEAC with a long history of feather destructive behavior. On occasion, this parrot would go beyond just pulling her feathers out, and would begin …

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Directors Letter-4th Qtr 2016

  Dear PEAC Members,   It’s so hard to believe we are publishing our last newsletter of the year.  Along with the last newsletter also comes our yearly fundraising campaign.  Last year’s campaign failed to reach our budgeted need for $20,000.  We raised slightly over $10,000, which for an organization …

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Beanie’s Story

Beanie’s story is truly remarkable.  Although his previous owner took Beanie to an avian veterinarian on multiple occasions, they declined all lab work, cultures, or other testing, thus making a diagnosis and effective treatment plan nearly impossible.  After 12 months of unsuccessful treatment with a variety of antibiotics, their veterinarian …

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Directors Letter 3rd QRT 2015

Dear members, sponsors, and the general public :   It has been quite a year so far. I’ll start with the positive things to report. This past quarter we were successful in transferring three special-needs parrots, all with mutilation and feather destructive behavior, to the Macaw and Cockatoo Rescue of New …

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