Dec 042017
 
Look who just flew in (and boy are their wings tired!)

New to Wilmette Pet Center: Ringneck parakeets Indian ringnecks are considered to be some of the smartest birds, with a vocabulary that can compete with much larger parrots. They are known to be great at learning new tricks. Like many parrots, they do need frequent handling and attention to keep them tame and friendly, but […]

Apr 142016
 
Introducing our new AviTech supplements for birds!

We’re always on the lookout for the newest and healthiest supplements and foods, so we want to introduce you to AviTech’s line of high quality supplements and Top’s parrot food: AviBios Probiotic Supplement An avian-specific blend of Lactobacillus and related organisms promotes and maintains natural intestinal balance. Use daily for baby birds and after antibiotic treatment for […]

Apr 072016
 
The beautiful, playful English budgie!

One of our favorite pets is the often-overlooked English budgie. Their friendly, curious nature and small size make them an ideal starter pet for your kids.  What IS an English budgie? There are actually two types of budgerigars: American budgies, commonly called parakeets, and English, or show, budgies. They were bred to be a little larger […]