Re: need help with leg band
Posted by Connie on 4/17/07
On 4/17/07, L wrote:
> You could contact The Quaker Parrot Society, they have a rescue
> group who might be able to help you either by helping to contact
> the breeder or finding a good home for him/her should you not
> want to keep him/her.
> n 4/15/07, kellygirl43232 wrote:
>> After handling him a little, the number part of the band says
>> 102, not 103. I did some research and found the name of a
>> breeder in Florida (the initials on the band) named Red Tail
>> Express, Inc. I cannot find a number or anything on them. It
>> says they only sell parrots to pet stores. I did some
>> research on the numbering systems on the leg band, and since
>> the last two digits are 02, this means he was probably hatched
>> in the year 2002. He was found in Columbus OH on March 26,
>> 2007. He is a standard green quake parrot who cat call
>> whistles. That's all he's said so far, but I've only had him
>> for 4 days as I was not the one to find him.
Hi... I just took the band off of my Quaker when I got him. I have
alot of experience with birds and figured that he's my bird and I
wanted it off. I clip his wings myself so he's not going anywhere.
You can tell how old he is by his behavior, size etc. among other
things. Later.. Connie