On 5/13/13, Whitney Justice wrote:
> My name is Whitney Justice. I am 19 and a full-time college
> student. I am an animal lover but I can't own dogs at my
> apartment, so I am looking to buy a bird. I have initially
> been wanting an African Grey, but the more I research, the
> more I learn how many different species of birds there are.
> I love the idea of having a bird to talk and mimic and is
> an aspect I would love to have in my bird. The only thing
> that bothers me is the idea of having a bird bite me.
> African Greys have rather large beaks and seem to be
> strong. If they was to bite, they could take a chunk out.
> But I also know their behavior is determined on how it's
> raised and hopefully mine wouldn't be anything less that
> happy, friendly and loving. I travel home every weeken so
> my bord would be riding shotgun in its cage. I am also
> concerned about the bathroom usage of birds while they're
> out of their cage. I would like to invest in a bird that I
> could keep out of its cage a lot to enjoy its time around
> my apartment with me and my roommate who also shares the
> love for animals as I do. I would really like one of a
> unique, beautiful color. I live in southern West Virginia
> so bird breeders are few and far between. Where could I
> purchase one and I want to make sure it's legal in my
> state. Could you help me with my questions of put me in
> contact with someone who could? Thanks!
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