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VIDEO: Lovebird With No Legs Lives Life To The Fullest

Sometimes you meet a family and a bird that you can't help but be inspired by.

Jessica Pineda

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Peaches, a peach-faced lovebird, doesn't have any legs, which means she needs certain accommodations from her family, and they readily step up to provide. My favorite part of this video (besides Peaches herself), is the bird cage setup, which enables this active little lovebird to move around easily from her the door to the water bowl. Peaches' is also fully-flighted, and can take off to visit her family whenever she likes. 

Do you have a disabled bird? What do you do to make your bird's cage and life easier for them? Tell us in the comments! 

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Posted: July 30, 2014, 6:15 a.m. PDT

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I have a senegal with no upper beak. I hand feed him in am. I provide fresh vegis and fruit for him. I aldo make him chop. As far as his cage goes he can climb. He does flips and rools over on rhe bottom. He is a clown.love him beak or no beak
Theresia, Kalispell, Montana, MT
Posted: 4/9/2015 9:27:50 AM
I'm glad Peaches is being well looked after.
I have a bird who is genetically abnormal - he's very little, has funny feathers, can't fly and walks badly. He seems to have some brain damage and doesn't know where his feet are. He keeps face-planting. He has his own little castle with places he can climb and perch. He sleeps in a D cup overnight to be up high with the other birds (he falls off his perch because he can't perch all night).
He's very loved.
Meg, International
Posted: 4/9/2015 5:02:38 AM
Hi from Thailand ..I have a male and a female lovebird now for over 5 years together they have produced over 80 babies..Does she have a mate??I would get her one..She looks like she would be fully capable of bringing up her chicks legs or not it would make her a complete woman...I can't stop mine form having clutch after clutch they seem so happy being parents..anyway a very sweet looking bird and the best to you.
Tom, International
Posted: 4/9/2015 1:21:43 AM
Very sweet! I have a scaly breasted lory that is blind and can't walk upright. She scoots around the cage and knows where everything is. She talks and bathes and nd plays with her toys like any other lory. She even comes to me (most of the time) when I call her! She has an identical cage set up at at friend's house and goes there during the day while I am working.
April, Chesapeake, VA
Posted: 4/8/2015 4:11:30 PM
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