Do Your Research

Considering getting a pet parrot, and want to do some research? You are in the right place!

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This is your ESSENTIAL RESOURCE for preparing for your new bird!

Are you considering a parrot as a pet? Do you have your eye on one that needs a home? Are you looking to be as prepared as you can before making the commitment!

In this course you will learn:

  • What a bird costs each year
  • How to set up your home for a bird
  • Things to avoid
  • Species and which one might fit with your family
  • Basic behaviour and training advice
  • Where to go for more information
  • And so much more!

We offer this course as either a $0 or $10 option, so you can pay what you can!

Your Instructor


Robin is the owner and head instructor of Parrot SOS.

Robin has over 20 years experience working with parrots of all species. She started with a love for budgies, breeding and showing English budgies. She moved on to more academic pursuits taking Biology and Animal Behaviour at University of Calgary.

Robin is a Certified Pet Bird Trainer with the IATCB, a Certified Training Partner with the Karen Pryor Academy. She is also an Accredited Dog Trainer with IAABC.

Robin has extensive training with the NEI Professional Animal Trainer Program, IAABCs Principles and Practice, Dr. Susan Friedmans' Living and Learning with Animals, ABA certificate from the Geneva Centre for Autism, Pijac Avian Certified, courses with Barbara Heidenreich, Fear Free Consultant level 1, as well as free-flight training through Cockatoo Downs.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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