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Parrot Sanctuaries

Hookbill Haven Exotic Bird Rescue and Adoption  Birmingham.  Contact:
To promote the welfare of birds through education programs and bird clubs. To provide for long-term care, shelter, love, and medical needs for exotic birds that for one reason or another their owner could no longer care for them.
Parrots-R-4Ever Huntsville, AL
We are a No-Kill rescue shelter and sanctuary providing care, rehabilitation and adoption services for abused, abandoned, or unwanted exotic pet birds.  We are dedicated primarily to the larger parrot species, but we will accept any non-diseased pet bird in need of a home, space permitting.  We do not buy, sell, or breed birds nor do we adopt birds to those who do. Email:


The Oasis Sanctuary became a 501(c)(3) charitable institution, receiving the Letter of Exemption in December 1997. We are also registered with the Secretary of State in Arizona as a recognised charity.  The Oasis is an animal care sanctuary accredited by TAOS and the ASA
Our mission is to rescue parrots in need of new homes, no matter the reason. TARA exists to improve the lives of companion birds through the education of humans and the nurturing of young aviculturists. 

The Garuda Aviary - Sedona
The Garuda Aviary of Sedona is an all-volunteer, nonprofit rescue operation dedicated to providing lifelong sanctuary for abused and neglected companion birds.

Small Bird Rescue & Retirement Center - Serving Maricopa Cnty & Greater Phoenix
We rescue all types of exotic pet birds.  All Parakeets, English Budgerigars, Canaries, and Finches retire here with us permanently.

Mesa - Tequila Sepulveda, contact:


None known.

Parrot Sanctuaries - California
Mickaboo Companion Bird Rescue  CA, San Francisco Bay area
To provide protection for those who, by no fault or choice of their own cannot help themselves, and depend on humans for their care. To ensure the highest quality of life for our companion birds. To educate the bird owning public on the most current diet, health and general care information.
Our goal is to take in homeless, unwanted or abused parrots, "rehabilitate" them, and find them good, permanent, loving homes with our members. PRS also strives to educate the community on the special needs of these wonderful pets. We promote good health, enriched lives and loving homes for our feathered companions.
Parrot Education & Adoption Center (PEAC) is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to educating current and potential bird owners on the proper care of pet birds. Unwanted or found parrots are accepted at PEAC. They are cared for until adopted to qualified applicants.
Providing for a companion parrot's quality of life through education, rescue, rehabilitation, and placement.
Tropical Bird Rescue  San Jose, CA
The charter of this organization is to foster the care and well-being of captive birds originating from tropical habitats, with the focus of the program on the welfare of each individual bird.
The Lily Sanctuary  Fountain Valley, CA
Our purpose is to provide quality care and love for homeless and "special needs" parrots.
Coachella Valley Exotic Bird Rescue- Desert Hot Springs, CA
Founded 1997.  Providing a permanent housing facility for unadoptable birds, and adopting to qualified members.  Contact Lisa Perreault at
Parrots First  Los Angeles, CA
We are a rescue and adoption service. We exist solely to help unwanted or found parrots and through educational classes and seminars we hope to dispel many of the myths and misconceptions that are prevalent today P.O. Box 66223 Los Angeles, CA 90066 (310) 873-3600 x3294 (Voice Mail) Rose & Frank Levine , Parrots First is a member of the Avian Welfare Coalition.
The Last Chance Ranch  So. CA
We operate a lifetime parrot sanctuary in Southern California.   We are privately  funded and have been operating for about 10 years. We presently care for over 200 abused,  abandoned, neglected, and pet parrots of many species that have been relinquished. Contact:
Parrot Protection Agency.Rescue and Adoption  San Diego
no adoption fee, 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Cathy Isbell, San Diego, (619) 421-6404,
Sanctuary Parrot Rescue Grass Valley
Rescue only; 501(c)(3) status pending. Josephine Dunne, P. O. Box 1837, Grass Valley 95945.
Fly Away Rescue San Francisco Bay area
FAR believes that all birds deserve to have their special nutritional needs met, appropriate medical care, and a safe loving forever home.  If for any reason a bird cannot be placed into a loving forever home that bird will become a permanent  family member of FAR.
We are active in educating the public about the proper care of companion parrots.  We rescue parrots from harmful or unwanted situations and relocate them to suitable adoptive homes.
Special Bird Rescue/Adoption San Diego
I will adopt any handicapped / special needs bird, and will help with adopting out birds that don't require special care.  Willing to carry associated cost (transportation cost, etc.). Sibylle Faye: , AvianWeb.
Animal Encounters, Inc. Green Valley
Helping species through education, conservation and rehabilitation. We are a rescue and rehabilitation facility for exotic and domestic animals. We provide permanent placement for animals in need. Phone: (661) 270-0404.    Fawn Nyvold (661) 714-4024 (mobile)
Exotic Animal Rescue Service (E.A.R.S.) Atascadero. Phone: (800) 659-3680. E-mail:
Parrot Rescue Los Angeles  Wanda Harmon (310) 679-3435
Second Chance Exotic Animal Rescue Ontario, CA. Alisa Turner (909) 207-3066
Second Chance Hemet Hemet, CA
We currently accept all animals except dogs/cats unless they are abandoned and not weaned. Visit our page for information on placements and adoptions and also our adoption fairs.  Phone: (909) 652-8197
Bay Area - Michelle Mee, contact:
Burlingame - Tina, contact:
Hemet - Wendy Jeffries, contact:

A 501(c)(3) and 509 (a)(2) non-profit corporation promoting education, rescue, rehabilitation, adoption, and sanctuary for companion parrots.
Feathered Family  Erie
Feathered Family is a small family parrot rescue located in Erie Colorado. Since we began we have brought a number parrots, of all sizes, into our lives, and either rehomed them properly or when it was needed added them to our family. We do not breed parrots here, we do not sell parrots here, we help parrots to find loving homes that will last forever.
Rocky Mountain Society of Aviculture Adopt-A-Bird Program
Their web site is . The contact # is 303-456-0068
Colorado Springs - Michelle Scheetz, contact: (also Montana)

Unwanted,abandoned and surrendered birds are accepted into Lazicki's Bird House & Rescue and in return may be adopted to qualified applicants.
CT Bird Rescue Bolton
Provide a place to live filled with love and the best care possible. Prevent cruelty and abuse of all pet and wild birds. Provide training to those interested in owning and caring for a pet bird. Promote public respect for all avian creatures. Provide children with educational opportunities to foster a respect for our natural world and for themselves.  [This rescue has stated that they no longer breed]
Wallingford - Claire Wong-Ostapowicz, contact:

Wings In Waiting Parrot Sanctuary - DE, PA, NJ, MD area
Of A FEATHER Bird Club  Eastern MD and DE.  Contact: Jane Kerns 410-822-1047,

The Lucky Parrot  West Coast
The mission of the Lucky Parrot Refuge and Sanctuary Inc. is to provide a haven of aviaries in a natural setting, for homeless, abused, or unwanted parrots. The Lucky Parrot is accredited by The Association of Sanctuaries.  The Lucky Parrot is a member of the Avian Welfare Coalition.

The Shyne Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit sanctuary for needy parrots, providing a quarter-acre, 16-foot high, wired-in miniature rainforest where the birds fly free, interacting with the trees, the ground, fresh air, and sunshine, living as closely as possible in the way nature intended, yet still enjoying interaction with humans.

Sabra's Parrot Rescue Miami, FL
Our mission is to educate the public to better understand the selection, needs and husbandry of companion birds to ensure a lifetime of happiness for both bird and owner. Safe Haven provides Rescue, Rehabilitation, Education and Adoption services to ensure lifelong enrichment for the companion bird experience.

World Parrot Mission  Key Largo
There are many parrots in this country and around the world that are no longer considered suitable as pets because they have matured. Many parrots scream, bite and pluck out their own feathers. We would like to become a sanctuary for those birds that are no longer wanted by their families.

Ziggy's Haven West coast
Ziggy's Haven Bird Sanctuary, Inc. is a non profit, all volunteer rescue orgnanization. We are dedicated to rescuing unwanted parrots and educating both current and potential bird owners on the proper care of keeping parrots as pets. 
It is the intent of the Foundation to provide a refuge and safe environment for captive parrots that are displaced, and to accommodate birds that can no longer be cared for by their owners.

Sky Harbor, Inc., Avian Wildlife Rehabilitation Center Tarpon Springs
Licensed wildlife rehabilitation, exotic/wildlife rescue and rehoming.  Contact Lynda Biedenmeister:
Port Saint Lucie - contact Terrie Swanson,


Ellebell Zoo Savannah/Statesboro
Here at ELLABELLZOO We try to give a safe home to animals in need. Since there are many places for dogs and cats, ELLABELLZOO serves as a refuge for the other critters.

Jesup - Handicapped and behavior problems welcome. Some birds are adopted out to qualified individuals, many others will remain here for the remainder of their natural lives. No birds are sold. Contact Tammy:
"Parrots Without People" was created to answer the need of housing and care for orphaned or abandoned pet birds.

Maui Animal Rescue & Sanctuary  Haiku
315 Pauwela Road, Haiku, HI 96708, Phone: 808-575-7698, Fax: 808-575-7529
Wild and Exotic Bird Rescue and Rehabilitation. Contact Chad Castle. State and Federal Wild Bird Rehabilitation Permits, Exotic Bird Rescue. We do not breed birds and we do occasional adoptions. (808)391-0689 cell phone.

We are now an Illinois licensed foster facility. We take in a birds on a case by case basis for people who can no longer care for their parrot. If you have a bird that you cannot care for and would like us to foster and place your bird for you, please call us. 815-758-7215, cell phone: 815-762-0454.
To work in joint cooperation with all avian rescue groups to try and eliminate the need for rescue groups by educating the public about avicultural issues. Until that is accomplished, we will provide a sanctuary for those unfortunate parrots that are in need of a home.

Pet Bird Rescue and Adoption  Peoria
Jennifer Kappel, contact:
Morris, IL. Contact: Jessica Childers.  Email:
Casey's Safety Nest Evansville, IN
Avian rescues, foster care and adoption. Southern  Indiana, and Illinois and Western Kentucky areas.


Casey's Safety Nest Evansville, IN
Avian rescues, foster care and adoption. Southern  Indiana, and Illinois and Western Kentucky areas.
Freedom, IN.  Mandy Parrish, contact: (812) 828-0615
Can travel to MI, OH, IL, IN, KY if and when needed to pick up birds in need, further if the situation is desperate.

Iowa Parrot Rescue Eastern Iowa
We are part of an informal national network of people and groups who arrange rescues, adoptions, and rehabilitation for parrots. Mike Hutchinson, contact 563-506-5479
Bannister Bird Farm
We rescue, medically clear and rehabilitate unwanted birds. Then place them for adoption. None of our birds are used for breeding or for any other type of profit. Kathy & Jerome Bannister:
Southeast - Lisa Harvey, contact:



Tall Grass Parrot Sanctuary - Topeka, Kansas.

It's a Zoo! Topeka  Contact:
Wichita - Sharon Bennett, contact:
Overland Park  Jill Bodamer 913/268-2082


Casey's Safety Nest Evansville, IN
Avian rescues, foster care and adoption. Southern  Indiana, and Illinois and Western Kentucky areas.
Florence - Tracey, contact:


Fifth Day Avian Rescue -- Pineville
Contact Debbie Sefcik at:


Parrot Rescue
PO box 645 Savage, Md 20763, Located between Baltimore and Washington DC. Caring for unwanted pet birds since 1988, Retired breeders, handicapped and behavior problems welcome. No resale. Contact:
PARROT RESCUE was founded in 1981 for birds who cannot stay in their homes. Our Parrot Rescue organization is unique in that the volunteers do not sell any birds, ever, and do not place birds in "breeding situations". Rescue birds receive medical and behavioral evaluations and then permanent homes with loving families who in many cases have other birds. 
Wilson Parrot Foundation Damascus, MD. 
WPF is a nonprofit foundation, located in Damascus, Maryland, dedicated to educational and charitable activities
Phoenix Landing Arlington VA (also serving Washington DC, Maryland, and North Carolina)
The Phoenix Landing Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  It was established to promote and protect the welfare of all tropical birds, especially large parrots. We are also building free flight facilities in Western North Carolina.
Of A FEATHER Bird Club Eastern MD and DE
Contact: Jane Kerns 410-822-1047,

Paszkiewicz's Parrot Rescue  Forest Hill, MD
Contact: Jason Paszkiewicz, 443-417-8640, email:


Foster Parrots  Boston, MA
Foster Parrots is one of the few rescue, adoption and sanctuary facilities in the United States that is dedicated to improving the lives of all parrots in captivity and in the wild by offering people the truth about the difficulties of keeping a parrot healthy and happy.  The myth offered by the pet trade and those in the "industry" has led to an overwhelming overpopulation problem and the suffering of these intelligent creatures.  We at FP hope to offer people an alternative viewpoint from those who see parrots as a way to "make a living". Foster Parrots is an animal care sanctuary accredited by TAOS.  Foster Parrots is a member of the Avian Welfare Coalition.
We are a small nonprofit rescue here on Cape Cod we take in all parrots and try to find good homes for them.
We are a small group of volunteers spread out across the country, ready to help any Toy Breed Dog -10 pounds or under, or parrot type birds.



This is my website

Parrot rescue, Lapeer Michigan. 810-538-9724

Gaylord Parrot Rescue and Rehab -- Gaylord/Lansing
CaroleSue Hess:, (989) 939 8390.
Grand Rapids/Big Rapids - Valerie Wilson, contact:
Grand Rapids - Jennifer Kappel, contact:
Lansing - Donell Snyder, contact:
Penninsula Area - Frank S Ayner, contact:


Based in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area of Minnesota and serving the Midwest, MAARS provides education for people who live with pet birds, and rescue, foster care, adoption, and sanctuary placement for all companion birds in need. MAARS is an animal care sanctuary accredited by TAOS.  MAARS is a member of the Avian Welfare Coalition. Contact: Alayne Rueber Director, Placement Services, email:


Debbie Forsyth. Debbie's Mid-South Bird Rescue. DFORSYTHQ@AOL.COM


Cathy -- St. Louis area and surrounding. Contact: or phone #  636-257-7005.
Cherished Wings Exotic Pet Rescue & Adoption, Inc. Gerald, MO
John Wetzel, President, 573-764-2755.

Montana's Parrot Sanctuary strives to create a safe haven for parrots and exotic birds that come from unwanted, abused, neglected, and abandoned situations. We strive to secure quality homes by promoting responsible pet ownership through education and on-going home monitoring.

Avian Placement & Education, Inc. Rescue and adoption; local placement only; adoption fee; 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Carol Lee, R.R.2, Box 73A, Fremont 68025-7938;



South Jersey Bird Club Parrot Adoption Program.
Rescue and adoption; no adoption fee; local placement only. Pat Baltozer, 856-881-9373,

Wings of Hope NJ Central NJ
Wings of Hope-NJ prides itself on finding loving, experienced adoptive homes for unwanted, abused, neglected and abandoned exotics.... from birds to small critters. Unwanted exotics are accepted at WOH-NJ, and in turn are adopted out to qualified applicants.

"Parrots Without People" was created to answer the need of housing and care for orphaned or abandoned pet birds.


A Helping Wing Parrot Rescue non-profit parrot rescue located in Dutchess County, New York. Specifically, we are in Hopewell Junction, which is near Poughkeepsie, NY in the Hudson Valley region of NY. Their goal is to find the best possible home for every bird in need.
Birdie Haven. Port  Jervis
     Rescue and adoption; adopts out of area; no adoption fee; (845) 858-6270;

Rescue and adoption. No adoption fee; 501(c)(3) nonprofit, P.O. Box 95, East Concord, 14055;

Parrot Rescue, Inc. Kings Park, NY
We work to see that lost birds are reunited with their loving owners and abused or unwanted birds find new, loving environments.

Priceless Parrot Preserve, Inc.  Long Island, NY
To take in any unwanted, abused, neglected or throw away bird, and give them a PERMANENT home.

Adoption referral only, adoption fee; North Babylon; (631) 957-1100; or

Home Tweet Home Rescue, Education and Adoptions Long Island
We have been helping birds find homes since 1976. Special needs birds are our speciality

We are located in upstate New York, and accept all healthy birds from parakeets to Macaws.  We provide a place for them to live a healthy happy life while awaiting adoption to a qualified human.  Therese McAdams, Executive Director:

Our goal is to provide a second chance to companion parrots. We will work to rehabilitate birds who have behavior issues. We feel that all feathered family members deserve a second chance to find a home and a loving family to join.



We find loving, adoptive homes for unwanted or rescued companion birds with people who are experienced in bird care or are eager to learn. We believe that all pet birds deserve quality care, love, and respect and that bird owners should have access to the most current bird care information as possible.  Contact: Nell Knapp, Chief Executive Officer
   Blackberry 586-709-9964
   North Caroline 336-484-6072

Phoenix Landing   Arlington VA (also serving Washington DC, Maryland, and North Carolina)
The Phoenix Landing Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  It was established to promote and protect the welfare of all tropical birds, especially large parrots. We are also building free flight facilities in Western North Carolina.

Cloudcuckooland Aviary and Shelter
PO Box 789, Castle Hayne, NC 28429-0789
Marcia Tyson Kolb

Mark and Susan Doby, Winston-Salem, NC
We will take in any size/temperment of bird and give it a loving home. Rescue currently does not adopt birds out.

Home For Life NC  Pfafftown, NC
Home For Life NC is a home based foster/rescue/orphanage for pet birds. We take them in, make sure that they have everything they need including medical attention, a proper cage, toys, etc. Adoption and sanctuary offered.




Our mission is: To reach out and educate the public on the appropriate health care and general well-being of exotic birds. To find homes for unwanted and abused birds through our adoption program. To provide a friendly and caring environment for our members and guests to socialize and learn from one another. 
Contact Lois E. Novacek, President: 701-293-3833



A-Parrot to A-Flamingo, Inc. Parrot Rescue  - Brecksville. Fran Filak, Director

Our objective in starting N-COAR is to improve the quality of life that the companion bird will have. We hope to achieve this thru education, rescue, rehabilitation, and adoption.



Central Oklahoma Bird Club Shawnee, OK
Contact Carl Moss Carl & Linda Moss (405) 273-2625

Oklahoma Companion Bird Rescue Net Foundation (405) 692-8043

Gifted Wings Ministry, Inc. Tulsa,Ok and Claremore,OK
Registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization that rescues exotic birds, adoption, pet therapy, rehabilitates unwanted  and abused birds, have own veterinary care and emphasis on educating people about birds. Contact: (918) 283-1264 or cell# (918)636-2263.  Email:




Rescue only, currently not accepting birds, 501(c)(3) nonprofit. P. O. Box 17364, Portland 97217, Jack Devine, (503) 286-0882,

Adoption only at this time. P.O. Box 68342, Portland 97268; (503) 221-4213.

Always Birds First Rescue -- Eugene
P.O. Box 2301
Eugene, Oregon 97402
Sally Gilliam, president:




Parrot Education & Adoption Center
Parrot Education & Adoption Center (PEAC) is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to educating current and potential bird owners on the proper care of pet birds. Unwanted or found parrots are accepted at PEAC. They are cared for until adopted to qualified applicants. Email:

PARROT RESCUE was founded in 1981 for birds who cannot stay in their homes. Our Parrot Rescue organization is unique in that the volunteers do not sell any birds, ever, and do not place birds in "breeding situations". Rescue birds receive medical and behavioral evaluations and then permanent homes with loving families who in many cases have other birds. 

We take in any pet bird that is unable to stay with it's owner for whatever reason. We take birds with or without cages, regardless of health. Yes, we take smaller birds like lovebirds and cockatiels too! Our motto is "WE CAN DO BETTER!"

Pittsburgh Parrot Rescue's focus is to generate support in the Pittsburgh community to create a education/rescue facility for unwanted/homeless parrots and other pet birds.

To Honor and Provide for an Individual Companion Bird's Quality of Life through Education, Rescue, Rehabilitation

Rescue and adoption, local placement only, charges adoption fee,

We provide a permanent home for unwanted, abandoned, homeless birds, who for what ever reason have become to much for their owners. We provide a safe clean home, proper veterinary care, training and plenty of love and affection.

Fresh Start Bird Rescue  Lehigh Valley, PA
Dedicated to finding permanent homes for domestic birds who, through no fault of their own, have found themselves homeless.

Marie -- Washington area. Contact:



Beaks and Noses Inc. (based in MA, but covers RI)
We are a small group of volunteers spread out across the country, ready to help any Toy Breed Dog -10 pounds or under, or parrot type birds.


Our Mission is to address the needs, every single day, i.e. physical, medical and emotional of every bird that becomes a resident of Birdlove whether temporary or permanent. No bird will be allowed to languish in our care, ever. Contact: Jo Gore,
Rescue and adoption; adopts out of area; adoption fee, 501(c)(3) nonprofit designation pending. Janet Ellison, 979 Wisteria Ave, Conway 29526; (843) 234-0306;
Here at FFAR we take in parrots for what every reason. To give them a forever home or to help them find a home that is suitable for the parrots. Please contact us at
We take in unwanted, neglected or abused Cockatoos, rehabilitate those Cockatoos that can be rehabilitated and place them in permanent homes. Or, provide a permanent loving home to any Cockatoo that is unsuitable for adoption. We provide education and educational resources for all parrot owners and potential parrot owners, including, diet, care and requirements.


Caged Bird Rescue.  911 Thompson Road. Pegram, TN 37143
We take in birds from all over the United States. We also offer day, night and weekend bird care classes by appointment only.  Contact Elizabeth:
In this new year of 2003, West Wings Foundation (501(c)3 non-profit parrot rescue) is only accepting surrendered parrots on a case-by-case basis.  Contact Michelle West:

Angel Rescue Dickson
Our program strives to find the best quality homes for the birds that are surrendered into our program. We offer emergency services and placements.  Contact Lena Frensley at:


Serving the Southeast Texas Coastal Region, we accept pet birds that are in need of a new home because of their owner's changing circumstances, found birds, and rescued birds. We offer adoption and fostering services for those birds that are eligible, to persons informed in the care and nurturing of pet birds.

Beaks and Wings  Weatherford, TX - Here's a 2010 newspaper article about the owner's trial for animal cruelty and hoarding:

Parrots and People Colleyville, TX
Our mission is to create a multi-purpose environment for people with special needs and companion parrots.
Rescue and adoption, no adoption fee, 501(c)(3) nonprofit.
Dallas Bird Society/Project Haven Dallas-Forth Worth
Dallas Bird Society was established in 1948.  DBS andProject HAVEN is a c501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to finding new permanent homes for lost birds, unwanted birds, disabled or injured birds, pet birds whose owners can no longer provide a suitable home, breeder birds, and some sick birds.  Rescues within 100 mile ranges of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.  Adoptions and fostering opportunities for Dallas Bird Society members only.  Contact:  DBS
P.O. Box 242, Red Oak TX 75154. Phone: (972) 381-3075. Email:
Texas Confetti Rose Pet Bird Rescue Corp. Glen Rose
Dedicated to improving the lives of abused, neglected, unwanted, ill, or injured companion parrots.  Contact: office 254-898-0822, email
Wings of Love Bird Haven North Central Texas
We are a small, nonprofit bird rescue organization in the North Central Texas area. We have two main focuses. One is to rescue and re-home birds that need to be placed in a forever home. If you are in the Central Texas area and know of a bird that needs a home -- please don't hesitate to contact us. The second is to educate bird owners everywhere of what is required to raise and keep healthy, happy birds.
Gulf Coast Exotic Bird Sanctuary provides refuge and veterinary care for exotic birds that are un-adoptable or whos previous owners would like them to live out their lives in a sanctuary environment. Occasionally we will have rescued birds for adoption to qualified homes. Our mission is to provide appropriate food, housing, and medical care to each bird that arrives at our refuge along with educating the public on proper husbandry of these birds. 


Located in the majestic red-rock country of Southern Utah, near the Grand Canyon, Best Friends is the nation's largest sanctuary for abused and abandoned animals.
5001 Angel Canyon Drive, Kanab, UT 84741-5001 USA, (801) 644-2001,
Rescue and adoption to club members only, adoption fee; 501(c)(3) nonprofit; P. O. Box 651701, Salt Lake City 84165; Chase Kimball, (801) 278-4950,


None known.


Phoenix Landing Arlington (also serving Washington DC, Maryland, and North Carolina)
The Phoenix Landing Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  It was established to promote and protect the welfare of all tropical birds, especially large parrots. We are also building free flight facilities in Western North Carolina.
Safe House, Inc: Companion Bird Rehab & Retirement Center
P.O. Box 3252
Newport News, VA 23603
Phone: 757-887-8683
Fax: 757-220-1390
Post Office Box 534, Ark, VA 23003
804.693.5997 Fax: 804.695.9475



TLC Bird Haven Deer Park
We do not breed nor sell birds. Our only job is loving and caring for the permanent and temporary residents at TLC Bird Haven. We adopt - we rescue.

The Cockatoo Rescue and Sanctuary is a non-profit corporation licensed in the state of Washington.

Whitewings Farm
65 Mill Creek Road
Raymond  WA  98577  
360 942 3669 

Mollywood is a place where rescued Mollucan Cockatoos can come to live out their days in the limelight!

To find and provide caring, nurturing homes for abused, neglected or displaced companian Avians while placing emphasis on education of current or future bird owners as well as the general public of the compassion, commitment, care and information required for  companian birds to thrive in domestic situations. PO Box 415 Medical Lake WA 99022 , email:, phone: 509-218-3438.

Jeff Miller -- Spokane
Contact Jeff Miller:




Our goal is to take in abused, neglected and unwanted parrots and give them a safe haven.  To continue to educate the public on the care and welfare of exotic birds. 304-295-6022  Raven's Haven is an animal care sanctuary accredited by TAOS.  Raven's Haven is a member of the Avian Welfare Coalition.



A 501(c)3 non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to teaching current and potential bird owners proper physical and psychological care of their pet birds.




Founded in 1987 with branches in: CA, MA, MI, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TX, WA & Canada
For further information contact our main branch at:
PO Box 347392, Parma, OH 44134
(330) 722-1627 or (216) 749-3643 Email:

PO Box 183, Medina, OH 44258-0183

Helping people to recover lost, stolen and missing birds.

Saving lives, one bird at a time.





This is a newly formed group of individuals from around Australia who have been brought together by a common desire to address the problem of unwanted birds.


Belgium   Site is not in English. 



For the Love of Parrots Refuge Society Abbotsford, British Columbia
A registered non-profit organization which specializes in rehabilitating these birds by giving them lots of love, a good diet, toys to learn how to play and have fun and most of all enough space to move about and feel a sense of freedom.

Mountainaire Avian Rescue Society Merville, British Columbia
To rescue ill, injured, orphaned or oiled wildlife and transport for rehabilitation and eventual release those which have a chance for survival.

Greyhaven Exotic Bird Sanctuary Surrey, British Columbia
Rescue and adoption; government registered nonprofit. Melanie Walker, 800, 15355 - 24th Ave., Surrey, British Columbia, Canada V4A 2H9, (604) 878-7212;

Parrot Island Peachland, British Columbia
5090 MacKinnon Road Peachland, BC V0H 1X2 Phone: (250) 767-9030 Email:

It's For the Birds Vancouver, British Columbia
A non-profit organization promoting awareness, rescue, rehabilitation and sanctuary for companion parrots. 

Estry Hiltz Kamloops, British Columbia

Our goal is to find stable loving homes for all the birds who come to our shelter, but we will also offer sanctuary where birds we are unable to place in adoptive homes can live out their lives in a caring environment.

Mission Statement: To educate the public and Parrot owners on the care and requirements of Parrots as pets. To provide a permanent sanctuary for difficult companion parrots. To provide temporary shelter to birds in need. To offer up for adoption all parots that have entered the rescue and meet the criteria for adoption. This would include health, age, behaviour etc.

Wings of Hope Parrot Rescue. Ottawa, Ontario
Rescue and adoption; government registered nonprofit. Colleen Ciphery  (613) 623-8059.

CSP's task to create an alliance of all Parrot rescue Centers, can contribute to offer essential services to thousands of unwanted birds, which a lot of them are euthanized for no reasons, or abandonned for lack of communication and information, we want to unify to come to the help of these birds.




Stiftung Artenschutz Site is in German.

Fonds f'r bedrohte Papageien Site is in German.


The UK

Parrot Rescue's mission is to get more people involved in the welfare of birdkeeping, give refuge to every orphaned, injured and unwanted parrot or parakeet regardless of species

The "Wobbly" Parrot Rescue's aims are primarily to look after psittacines that have been ill-treated, abandoned, or lost. Whenever possible, all efforts are made to return lost birds to their owners. All birds which come into our care are given a home for life and are given love, care and attention.

New Life Parrot Rescue and Helpline Service rescues and rehabilitates unwanted, neglected, traumatised or abused parrots or birds whose humans have died. 

Rescue and adoption; adopts out of area; registered nonprofit. Steve Nichols, The Stables, Toadland Farm, Dickonhill Road, Friskney, Lincolnshire, PE22 8PP; 01754 820107,

We have been running now for just over 5 years. Our aims are to promote better care of parrots and to take in to our care any unwanted, mistreated, parrots.


The Netherlands
Rescue only; registered nonprofit. Tonnie van Meegen, Stichting N.O.P., Wintelresedijk 51, 5507 PP Veldhoven, The Netherlands; 0031 - 402052772,



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