Tag Archives: Merlin

Why Yes, I Am The Cutest Bird In The World

Merlin, my Bronze-Wing Pionus, looks truly captivating enjoying the late afternoon sunshine.  He knows how adorable he is.

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Becoming Best Buddies

After fifteen years of not giving Merlin the time of day, Bandit has really become addicted to preening his once-nemesis.  Merlin is in heaven about the situation – he has waited his whole life for Bandit to come around.  This … Continue reading

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Hanging Out On Bandit’s Cage

Bandit and Merlin have very much enjoyed having me home on vacation all this week.  I exercised the video option on my camera to little avail however – I missed all the really good stuff, and it is just too … Continue reading

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Bird’s Eye View

Bandit and Merlin have been chased off their usual perch on the back of my chair onto the high shelf overlooking my computer. Since Nekoka shows no signs of giving up his position, the parrots are stuck up there for … Continue reading

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We Love When Mom Works From Home

Cause we get to supervise everything she does.

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Parrot Shenanigans

If it isn’t a cat on my lap making it difficult to play on the computer, it’s the parrots on the back of my chair.  When these two plot back there, who knows what trouble will be incoming.

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Bandit and Merlin’s Evening Ablutions

Although Bandit and Merlin are far from being Best Buddies, they have lived together long enough (fifteen years almost!) to consider each other as members of the same flock.  As such, Bandit will occasionally crumble before Merlin’s relentless “poor poor … Continue reading

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Scratch My Head? Please?

Poor Merlin.  Nothing my sweet Bronze-Wing Pionus does, no matter how cute he poses, Bandit the Nanday is just not interested in scratching Merlin’s head.  His own coiffure is more important. Merlin tries the mimic technique here – maybe if … Continue reading

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Sleepy Sunday

Sassafrass takes her Sunday afternoon siesta on the coverlet I’ve dumped on the floor (as Sunday is also laundry day and my sheets are in the washing machine).  She has her front leg extended as far as she can not … Continue reading

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Is Dinner Ready Yet?

Merlin, my Bronze-Wing Pionus, waits placidly for dinner.  He knows I have to finish up feeding the cats and the prep for my own dinner too. He paces back and forth on my living room table.  He knows some really … Continue reading

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