We are experiencing a very windy evening here on the beaches at MARS. By now you all know that is the abbreviation for Melbourne Avian Rescue Sanctuary. After a good day cleaning and feeding the MARS exotic birds, I invited Miss Ziggy out front for a brief time outside and it turned into a perfect photo opportunity. Hope you all … [Read more...] about Beautiful, disheveled, amazing (girl) Umbrella Cockatoo named Ziggy
Bird Of The Week
It seems possible, but for me, the novice picture taker, very unlikely to ever get a clearÂ picture of a parrot in flight. Keiffer, was the bird I set my lens on as he is one of our most frequent flyers here at our parrot rescue known as M.A.R.S.. To those in the know, Melbourne Avian Rescue Sanctuary, believes in flighted birds and their ability to be smart and savy when given their chance … [Read more...] about Clicking away can make for such a lucky picture day.
Â Â Upon many occasions our exotic bird rescue brings in simply amazing birds that areÂ relinquished to M.A.R.S.Â for futureÂ adoptions. Such is the case with our Umbrella Cockatoo pictured here. His name is Marchello. Â We had high hopes for him toÂ become a favorite addition to a loving family. He has all the amazingÂ qualities a really good Cockatoo should have.Â He however has one giant … [Read more...] about For Adults Only.
Â Â Our newest arrival, Winston, a Grand Eclectus, wasÂ relinquished toÂ Melbourne Avian Rescue Sanctuary on Saturday. Â Â Winston wasÂ immediately given a beak trim, as the lengthÂ was about to the bottom of where his head feathers are. A bath soon followed to access the feather issues. Â Â Turns out he enjoyed the entire process, and immediately went to everyone as ifÂ to … [Read more...] about New arrival to M.A.R.S., and he is grand.