On 2/16/07, Paul Jr wrote:
> On 2/16/07, Curley wrote:
>> On 2/16/07, Pauljr wrote:
>>> I live my life off this base!
>>> 1 God
>>> 2 People
>>> 3 Animals
>>> 4 Money
>>> When I decided to breed Parrots I went to the source who
>>> is the most successful Howard Voren and Gail Worth.
>>> I had to prove Howards theory to be correct which it is.
>>> Pulling eggs from parrots has no ill affect on the parents
>>> assuming they are healthy to start with and you meet the
>>> birds nutritional requirements on eggs being pulled.
>>> Parrots use a muscle when you use the muscle you must feed
>>> it and it will get stronger...you can also burn the muscle
>>> out by over using it and not meeting the muscle
>>> requirements to get stronger...
>>> My Diet
>>> I based my diet is same as Gail Worth the only diff I use
>>> Kaytee Fiesta as my dry and liquid calcium instead of
>>> powder. The base of course is sprouted grains china praire.
>>> lots of fresh veggies blue berries everyday I hold nothing
>>> back when it comes to parrot diet. My mom always makes
>>> comments these birds eat better then we do...lol
>>> I pull first clutch and let parents try second clutch not
>>> because im worried about parents cause day 1 is alot of
>>> work so we split the duties..lol The money that is made
>>> from the birds goes into a bird account which is used to
>>> buy more birds and build a bigger aviary. This account is
>>> in the red and pauls been feeding it....hahaha
>>> Paul Jr
>> Thats cool, and I agree with all you say. My only concern
>> was that he babies do much better by letting the parents
>> feed them for a couple of weeks. I'm not so worried about
>> the parent birds cuz nature will cause them not overbreed
>> 99&37; of the time. I leave my nestboxes up all the time.
>> pairs will give me 2 clutches a year average. Some will give
>> 3 or 4 but I feed a great diet also and there are no ill
>> effects. I live in a colder climate and my facilities is
>> entirely indoors so my birds are not seasonal. That leaves
>> me with a huge advantage as far as sales is concerned. Rick
>> and Howard are by far the most experianced at incubating and
>> handfeeding from day one. Oh, and btw, you had better love
>> breeding birds cuz its dam hard to make a profit considering
>> all the time and effort we put into it. I think you will do
>> fine cuz you have your priorities right [as you first
>> stated], an open mind, and are trying to learn as much as
>> possible. now where the hell is that darn smiley icon?
> When you live your life off my 4 base principles the money
> just comes and youll never have to worry or even think about
> it...dont think I didnt learn the hardway before ever
> fiquring this out...Ill give you a hint when you put money
> first youll lose it all...ask saddam
> I ever need money I just call my broker send me 150 thousand
> please. Today i dont owe anybody creditors are all paid,
> shop is paid for, birds are paid for,...lol I have a good
> redtail black cockatoos im holding nothing back lets go for it
> Paul Jr
You have to say please to your broker?