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Vinny theBird
A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song. (Chinese proverb)
A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song. (Chinese proverb)
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Vinny's recipe for succes!
It's been a while since we've made a batch of freezer-food, as we call it. Basically this is a large batch of mixed rice, pasta, beans, corn, miscellaneous vegetables and sometimes some fruits or sprouts. This all started out mainly as a bean mix, but recen...

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Vinny gets a manicure
Time for a parrot manicure! Here is something that most parrot owners will recognize .. sharp nails! And by sharp nails I mean razor sharp! It had been gradually getting worse of the last few months and it got to the point where he left too much damage. I'm...

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Vinny shows off 4 years of personal growth
Vinny came out of his egg on January 1st, 2012. That makes him 4 years of age tomorrow! Congratulations to Vinny of course, but also a time to reflect on how he is now. And we can be short about this, he's doing great. The past year Vinny has gone through a...

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Vinny is alive and kicking!
Alright alright, we haven't posted much since ... a long time ago! We have been somewhat active on Facebook though. Vinny's page now has 1935 followers. It's been crazy! Maybe we should have a t-shirt printed with Vinny on it (one of a kind!) and send it ou...

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Vinny got Paged on Facebook!
Now that the dust has settled around Vinny and his Facebook account , let's put into words what actually happened and how we're dealing with this. What happened last weekend, was that Vinny was logging in to Facebook, checking up on his bird-friends and fam...

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Vinny completed the Ice Bucket Challenge
If you haven't lived in a cave, been cut off from the internet, have been floating around on a life raft or have been talking to anyone else in the last 2 months, you must have at least heard of the Ice Bucket Challenge . I'm sure you have seen video's on Y...

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Vinny roots for the Netherlands!
Even though Vinny is an Eclectus parrot and thus not indigenous to the Netherlands, Vinny was born and raised here. And thus Vinny has successfully been intoxicated with a subtle dose of ' Orange Fever '. This phenomenon comes up about every 2 years, mostly...

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Vinny will work for food!
Just a quick shout-out ... we haven't been writing a lot lately, but we will get to work over the Summer and get some articles out. We have a few ideas of what to write about, but your input is very welcome of course. Also check out Vinny's on Facebook . Hi...

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Vinny has the Winter Blues
It's early March. Vinny turned Two not long ago. And Vinny has the Winter Blues. A while ago he was still fine. He was talking, chatting, showing many many signs of happiness, playing, learning, he just picked up the awesome skill of whistling, and did I me...
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