Global Pet Expo Names 2019 New Product Showcase Winners

Global Pet Expo 2019

The American Pet Products Association (APPA) and the Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA) has announced this year’s winners of their New Products Showcase at the 2019 Global Pet Expo in Orlando, Florida. The Best in Show, Second and Third Place awards were given in nine product categories, and many of these products are available now…

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RESCUE FUNDRAISER: Help Us Get Veterinary Care for Babe and Sailor

Babe and Sailor Need Your Help! Babe (the Yellow Naped Amazon) and Sailor (the Blue and Gold Macaw) arrived at Port Orchard Parrot Rescue and Sanctuary last Saturday evening (November 10, 2018).  Both were extraordinarily hungry and thirsty and both appear to be underweight or underdeveloped for their age.  We need to have them checked out…

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New In Store: Galapagos Gear

Great for Reptiles, but Parrots Love ’em Too! A customer recently asked me to locate cholla wood for him (he uses it to make perches and chew toys for his parrot).  In the process I found a great new manufacturer of natural products for reptiles as well as parrots and other birds.  I fell in…

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Sunflower Seeds: Pro and Con

Balancing Avian Nutrition with Quality of Life “Sunflower seeds have no nutritional value for birds. My avian vet said so.” Has anyone ever said this (or something like it) to you?  I hear it frequently from parrot owners but I’ve never personally heard an avian vet say it. Maybe that will change with publication of…

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What’s Happening With Harrison’s?

Harrisons Bird Foods

Why We’re Having Trouble Stocking Harrison’s Food Products Right Now I’ve disappointed a few people over the past few weeks with assurances that my new Harrison’s shipment would be arriving soon – and then not. I’m still working on it but there’s a bit of a problem with this particular brand that a small business…

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March Special: 10% Off Products for Wild Birds and Animals

Wildlife Lovers Rejoice! Did you know that Port Orchard Parrots Plus | POParrots.com carries products for wildlife lovers too? Well we do, and during the month of March we’re lowering our regular prices on products for wild birds and animals (which are already guaranteed to be the lowest available in-store or online) by 10%.  Add…

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How to Choose the Best Parrot Toys

Every day clients ask me to recommend the best toys for their parrot.  Choosing the best parrot toys is a challenge – especially for new parronts or those of limited means.  Parrot toys can be expensive, but they don’t have to be.  One of our goals at Port Orchard Parrots Plus is to help parronts reduce…

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New Suppliers! New Products!

Exciting news! We’ve secured accounts with three new suppliers this week – vastly increasing our access to bird, reptile, amphibian, fish, pond, and small animal products as well as a whole new line of large animal supplies. Our goal is to make Port Orchard Parrots Plus your one-stop-shop for all exotic pet products in Western…

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Double Rewards Points for Local and Non-Profit Products!

At Port Orchard Parrots Plus we’re all about supporting locally owned small businesses whenever we can. Of course we carry all the big-name national brands, but whenever we have a chance to focus the spotlight on local products and the people who make them, that’s what we’re going to do. Save Up to 10% with…

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New! Free (or Better) Shipping/Delivery Options

New Shipping Options

New Shipping & Delivery Methods Port Orchard Parrots is very excited to introduce three new shipping options for orders placed on PortOrchardParrots.com! [popp-toggles class=”yourcustomclass”] [popp-toggle title=”Free Shipping” class=”in”] Free standard shipping is now available for orders of $49.99 or more.  Some exclusions apply but almost everything we sell online qualifies for free shipping. [/popp-toggle] [popp-toggle title=”In-Store Pickup”] Order…

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Purchasing Cooperative: To All Non-Profits and Animal Related Businesses

What’s a Purchasing Cooperative? I’ve mentioned this in conversations before, but I don’t think I’ve ever written anything about it here on the website: “A purchasing cooperative is a type of cooperative arrangement, often among businesses, to agree to aggregate demand to get lower prices from selected suppliers. Retailers’ cooperatives are a form of purchasing cooperative.…

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New Products from ZuPreem Arriving Today!

Available NOW at Port Orchard Parrots! ZuPreem is introducing a new line of products aimed at providing not only complete nutrition for your feathered friends, but stimulating and entertaining eating as well.  ZuPreem has always been known for their colorful FruitBlend pellet product which not only packs a nutritious punch, but is appealing for our…

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Harrison’s Bird Foods Coming Soon to Port Orchard Parrots

Harrisons Bird Foods

After a long wait, Port Orchard Parrots will soon be carrying Harrisons Bird Foods products.  We know there are many Harrisons fans in this community and we’re happy to finally be able to offer this choice for those of you who want it.  Our first order will be placed this coming Thursday (August 25, 2016),…

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