She’s young, she’s beautiful, and she’s dangerous! Three-year-old Chloe, a Sulphur-Crested Cockatoo, is the latest addition to the Garuda Aviary flock . . . and she loves guys.
Trouble is, she persistently attacks women—when they are alone. She goes for the face, the chest, the neck, and on one woman (who was running [...]
We wanted to share several great sites that are covering the Troy parrots. If you have another one to share, please let us know in the Comments section and we’ll be happy to post it.
The League of Humane Voters of Ohio– Political Action for Animals –several posts on the Troy parrots. Check [...]
The Troy Daily News published this article two weeks ago, as our Director Claire Waggoner and visiting nun Ani Tenzin Wangmo delivered the “Save the Troy Parrots” petition to Ohio officials. We are thrilled to see readers continuing to post comments to it. In case the link expires, we’ve posted the original article [...]
As promised in our last post, we’re continuing our efforts to free the Troy parrots from the inhumane conditions in which they are being forced to live. Last week we learned the Miami County Humane Society released the parrots back to Doug Ratcliff. We believe it is completely unacceptable to give these already abused and traumatized [...]
On August 5th Garuda Aviary became aware of a horrific case of parrot hoarding and abuse occurring in Troy, Ohio. The parrots are privately owned by a breeder named Doug Ratcliff.
There are conflicting stories as to how the situation was discovered. The Miami County Bird Club and Rescue became alerted to a potential problem [...]