View Single Post
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 12-02-2011, 10:31 PM
cnyguy's Avatar
cnyguy cnyguy is offline
Senior Member
Parrots:
Quaker parrot, Ralph; CAG, Scooter
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Syracuse, NY
Thanks: 213
Thanked 781 Times in 373 Posts
cnyguy is on a distinguished road
Re: Water bottle or water dish?

Ralph's vet suggested I try a water bottle for him, but Ralph would have nothing to do with it. He hated the bottle and squawked at it angrily until I took it out. So he has his dish of drinking water, which also serves as his bathtub (he won't bathe anywhere else ). He does occasionally dunk things in the water, but I just change it for fresh water when he does. He never dunks pellets any more since I started soaking a few for him and offering them a few times a day. He thinks they're a special treat.
__________________

"The more I get to know people, the better I like my
parrot... "



R.I.P. George, Yellow-crowned Amazon (circa 1940-2010)-- Always in my heart...
Reply With Quote