Parrot Club of Menifee

"The Beak Squad"

April 19, 2015

PETCO -   TEMECULA CA

40474 Winchester Road

a

Free Parrot Workshop

Open Forum for Companion Parrot Owners. Questions about diet/nutrition, behavior, hormones, toy safety, grooming? Please join us between 2:00 p.m and 5:00 p.m.

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April 26th, 2015

Membership Enrollment

Menifee, Ca

Please complete the Contact Form or Membership Application

Meet other Companion Parrot Owners in a social environment near you!

Enrollment open until May for 2015 - 2016 Membership

Annual Membership is $15 Single/$20 Family

PAST EVENTS

PEAC Parrot Education Seminar June 8,2013 at Animal Friends of the Valleys, Wildomar CA

"Parrot Behavior" and "Parrot Enrichment are this month's topics. Please pre register at www.PEAC.org

March 16th, Parrot Education Seminar presented by PEAC (Parrot Education & Adoption Center) at Animal Friends of the Valleys in Wildomar. Topic this month will be "Parrot Safety" and "Parrot Body Language". Pre-registration required here: http://peac.org/?page_id=6

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March 24th at 3 pm

The Beak Squad Monthly Meeting. Please complete Membership Application so that we may contact you with meeting details.

Wildomar

Saturday, 2/9/13

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Please note time change

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1:30 pm Parrot Behavior (r

equired for adoption)

2:30 pm Enrichment for Parrots

(required for adoption)

Contact:

www.PEAC.org

for registration

Now until September 18th, 2012 " Corn Husk Toy Making Contest for Members"

We would love to have you participate in this fun adventure. It is very easy and fun :) The winner will receive a basket FULL of parrot goodies. It's not too late to enter, please read below.

Toy making contest for all members. Fun for the whole family!

Rules:

1. $1 per entry, 2 entries per household

2. Use of corn husk only, no other materials, no larger than 8 inches (examples below)3. Entanglement danger cannot be present in the toy

4.Prize: Parrot Gift Basket including, 1 Medium Happy Hut/Snuggle Tent, 1 Medium/Large Manzanita Perch and many other cool items donated to The Beak Squad for this contest. http://www.facebook.com/groups/320735231351961/Tip for making these toys: Soak husks in warm water to make them pliable. To dry the completed toy, place them in a 150 degree oven for about 45 mins. to thoroughly dry them, as we don't want mold/bacteria to grow in the moist husks.

This is the first time we have done this, please feel free to ask any questions. Have Fun & Good Luck! If you haven't already joined our exclusive members only Facebook group, please do!

Judging by non contest participants on September 20

5. Prize awarded at the September meeting on

Sunday 9/23/12

6. You must

submit your picture(s) (email to [email protected]) by September 18th, and bring the toy with you to the meeting on 9/23/12.

7. Minimum of 8 entries needed to complete contest,

let us know if you will be participating by September 1st

September 22nd:

This month we're featuring a "Build Your Own Parrot Play Area Workshop" at our Wildomar location.

This hands-on workshop includes instructions on assembling a hanging play gym for your bird. The play area will accommodate toys and can be used indoors or outdoors*. Cost of workshop includes all needed materials. Similar gyms retail for $150 - $200 making this workshop a fabulous bargain!

*... If used outdoors, your bird should have clipped wings and be closely supervised, or in an appropriate outdoor enclosure.

When: 9/22/12, 1:00 to 3:30 pm

Where: Animal Friends of the Valleys, 33751 Mission Trail, Wildomar, CA 92595

Cost: PEAC members - $25/person (discount code: member)

How Do I register?

Go to

www.PEAC.org to register: seminar registration then scroll down.

Please register on or before 9/17/12 to allow us to obtain materials. Payment options include:- credit card faxed to 909-563-8418- PayPal sent to [email protected]

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September 23 at 4:30 pm. Beak Squad Monthly Meeting and Toy Contest

Email [email protected] for details and membership information

AFV Parrot Adoption Event - Petco Temecula, CA (inside store)

May 12, 2012 10am - 3pm (2nd Saturdays of the Month)

Meet AFV parrots currently living in foster homes that need a

forever, loving home. Parakeets to Macaws

Contact: [email protected]

Are you interested in becoming a foster parent for a parrot? We need

qualified and experienced families to help with unwanted, neglected or

stray/homeless parrots. Email [email protected] for an

application.

PEAC Parrot Adoption Event - Petco Menifee, CA (inside store)

May 12, 2012 10am - 3pm

Meet PEAC Foster Parrots looking for forever homes. Senegals, Amazons and more.

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Parrot Education Seminar - Animal Friends of the Valleys-Wildomar

May 19, 2012

Foraging & Nutrition 1:00pm (check in time 12:30pm)

Emergency Preparedness 2:15pm

Contact: Barbara at www.PEAC.com Pre-registration required

(click on Calendar- Seminar Schedule or registration)

This was the MOST attended OC Pet Expo ever, even better attended than the fair! And we (PEAC and volunteers) got to be on the FRONT LINE educating the public regarding parrot care and enrichment.

PEAC at America's Family Pet Expo - Orange County,CA

April 20 - 22, 2012

Parrot Education & Adoption Center in Building 16 Booth #1664

www.PETEXPOOC.COM Bring the Family for a fun day!

Holiday Toy Making Workshop-Wildomar 2011

Location:

Animal Friends of the Valleys, 33751 Mission Trail, Wildomar, CA

Start Date:

2011-12-3

Start Time:

1:00 PM

Price:

$ 30.00

Spaces Available:

19

PEAC Annual Toy-Making Workshops – coming in TWO locations!Sunday, 11/20/11; 1:00 to 4:00 pm (in San Diego)Location: Marina Village Conference Center, 1945 Quivira Way, Room D-6, San DiegoSaturday, 12/3/11; 1:00 to 4:00 pm (in Wildomar)Location: Animal Friends of the Valleys, 33751 Mission Trail, Wildomar, CACheck-in: 12:30 – 1:00 pmThese hands-on workshops include instruction on identifying various parrot play styles, instructions to make a variety of bird safe toys, ideas for toy-making materials, and much more.Each participant can expect to complete at least two professional grade parrot toys for their own bird or for holiday gift giving. Cost of workshop includes all needed materials. Light refreshments will be served. Please click on the ‘Calendar’ tab, then ’Seminar Calendar and Registration’ page to register on-line. These are examples of toys made by past participants.This is a relaxing and fun workshop – come on out and have some fun!!!Please click on ‘Calendar’ tab, then ‘Seminar Schedule and Registration’ to register on-line.

Volunteer Day April 10 & 23rd - Quail Ridge Parrot Rescue - Murrieta CA

http://quailridgeparrotrescue.org/index.php?option=com_jevents&view=month&task=month.calendar&Itemid=29

PEAC - San Diego schedule and registration here:

http://peac.org/?page_id=6

(Parrot Education & Adoption Center)

4/24/11:

1:00 pm             Parrot Personalities (required for adoption)

2:15 pm             Behavior Problems: Using Positive Reinforcement Training (required for adoption)

5/22/11:

1:00 pm             Living with Cockatoos

2:15 pm             Excessive Screaming

6/19/11:

1:00 pm             Parrot Personalities (required for adoption)

2:15 pm             Behavior Problems: Using Positive Reinforcement Training (required for adoption

America's Family Pet Expo, at the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa 4/15 - 4/17/11.

MARCH 20TH - Sunday 1:00pm - 5:00 pmRaffles at 2pm, 3pm, 4pm

The Beak Squad (Monthly Meeting) -Parrot Adoption Event- La Paloma Park, 3000 Menifee Rd at Bayport Ln Menifee CA 92584 email: [email protected]Please supervise children at all times. Meet and greet with many adoptable parrots. Fostered/Rescued parrots need loving forever families to care for them.

PARADISE BIRD MARTS PRESENTS

PERRIS BIRD MART AND PET EXPOMarch 20 - 9:30-3:30

at the Lake Perris Fairgrounds18700 Lake Perris Dr.Perris, CA 92571

opens at 9:30 am to 3:30 pm adults $5 kids under 12 free

all types of birds and supplies! wholes sale prices!

birds from finches to macaws

sometimes puppies, bunnies and other pets.

FOR MORE INFO 951-893-7650 LORI OR [email protected]

PARADISEBIRDMARTS.COM

Meet & Greet with Kiki!

9/19/10 at 12:30 pmSeptember Seminars: 9/19/10

1:00 pm: Avian Health & SafetyRegistration form at:

http://www.peac.org/seminar_reg_form.shtml

E-mail [email protected] or fax: 909-563-8418Kiki is a 13 year old hybrid Macaw who entered our foster program when her owner developed allergies. She speaks appropriately and plays independently.

================================== Use this coupon for FREE admittance to this seminar for a non-member who registers by 9/17/10. Please present at sign-in desk.

Join us for a look at bird proofing your home, plus an update on research on avian diseases such as PDD. Learn how to protect your bird!

2:15 pm: Foraging and Nutrition

Come learn some easy methods to improve your bird's diet.

Simple and effective foraging ideas will be presented as well.

Location

Marina Village Conf Ctr, Rm D6

1936 Quivira Way, San Diego

FREE for members who register by 9/17/10

At the door: $5 for members

Register by e-mail or fax.

Parrot Adoption Event - Saturday, September 18th, 2010 from

4-6pm at La Paloma Park in Menifee. 3000 Menifee Road at Bayport. Sponsored by The Beak Squad and its members.

Our adoptable parrots live in foster homes or at rescues. They need loving homes, forever! These feathered kids (FIDS) have been neglected, displaced or have been turned in because their owners could no longer care for them.

No children under the age of 5 please. Interested parties must fill out an adoption application and complete the adoption process. Adoption fees apply and will vary depending on species of the parrot.

Please RSVP to [email protected]

Many species are available from parakeets and cockatiels, to amazons, macaws, senegals, myers, conures and more! Come fall in love with a Feople (Feathered people).

Bubbles

Roxy/Rocky baby Red-

lored amazon..Very friendly, needs lots of love

to remain sweet.

Look at pictures of many more adoptable parrots here:

http://www.petfinder.com/pet-search?shelterid=CA1504

and here:

http://www.quailridgeparrotrescue.org/index.php?

option=com_portfolio&view=category&Itemid=62