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Patagonian Conure from La Mirada, CA
Clyde

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My mom first met me when she started to volunteer at the Lily Sanctuary in 2009 (a parrot rescue she is currently still a volunteer at) and fell in love with me instantly. I was very scared of humans but I do love to have my head and neck rubbed. I am letting mom cuddle and kiss me too! I am an import from Chile, and little is known about me, however my previous owner abandoned me with no food and water and left me in a dark room to die when he moved. Not very nice! I was brought to the sanctuary where I let some of my feathers grow back (I pretty much plucked them all out when I was abandoned and think I may have damaged the feathers forever). So my new mom got to know me, fell in love with my nakedness, and had to add me to her family. I finally have a permanent family to love!

* Note from Clydes mom * Update* 07/19/2013: Clyde has been diagnosed with advanced cataracts. He is almost completely blind in his right eye and partially blind in the left. He sees shadows and this frightens him. I had to move him to a smaller cage as he has started to have seizures as well. His first one was in April and he broke his wing in two spots. Surgery was not required but it took 6 weeks to heal. Despite all this, he is still a jovial fellow who loves his veggies and getting neck rubs and scritches. He is utterly adorable and he is much adored.

Interesting fact: Patagonians are CLIFF DWELLERS in their native homeland, Chile. What does that mean? They live in cliffs by burrowing.
So what has Clyde been up to? He licked the wall to death in one particular spot and started a hole about the size of his eyeball - and tried to squeeze in the hole! Silly goose. We're trying to figure out something for the inside of his cage so he can 'Dwell'. Any idea's are welcome!
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Hi! My name is Clyde

I am a Patagonian Conure from La Mirada, CA.

The Clyde-ster, My little turkey boy, McLickster

24 years old   M

Patagonian Conure

Corn corn and more corn! I like a cheeze-it now and again too. Not healthy but I like them.

On my perch and play stand, but I like to be around mom too. I like being on my cage door, hanging out and watching the other flock members. I like to think of myself now as the 'aviary' guardian. I also have this thing about moms shoulder. I want to be on it but I'm a little unbalanced so mom doesn't risk it. I'm also currently working on the cliffside behind my cage (mom calls it a WALL, but it's not. It's a cliff). I plan to burrow in there and invite guests for tea. :)

Hands, people, movement, sticks of any kind

She takes me in the shower so I can have my 'shower coma'. Ahhhh what joy! She has patience with me and lets me just be a parrot. She spoils me and preens my pin feathers. She blows angel kisses on my naked wing spot and makes me giggle. I love to preen her hair and face, and I am getting pretty good at giving kisses too.

My call is almost like a turkeys. I do not sound like most parrots and sometimes chortle instead of sqawk! I also like to run. If I end up on the ground, I love to lead a merry chase!!! And I love the TV. I can sit on mom for HOURS and watch it. I would rather play hide-n-seek with mom though. And licking! I have this weird thing now where I love to lick hands, towels, toys, walls, anything (hence the nickname Mclickster.

I love licking things!.

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  Happy Hatch Day, Clyde!
Wishing you lots of treats and scritches on your special day!
Big hugs and lotsa love!
Squeaky & Picabo

Come visit me, Bud, Modelo, Patito, Malt & Pilsner, Squeaky- I will miss my BC friends! Love to all!, Kiwi & Button & Ivy, Scion (RIP)- Love Forever, Limon & Lima, Angel Alfie (RIP), Domingo & Picabo-Fond Memories of Fishing with Friends.

10/01/2015 05:40.43 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
Sending lots of hatch day wishes your way
On your special day. Hope you have the best one yet and many more!
Your friend, Gus (Rip Chi chi)

Come visit me, ~~Gus~~ & Chi chi RIP my sweet girl..

10/01/2015 04:44.04 PM Report This Comment  
  Hello Clyde~~
Happy Hatchday to you! I hope you have the most amazing day every!! Lots of treats is always a good idea on ones hatchday!
Hatchday Hugs ~ Sugar ♥

Come visit me, Sugar ~ Thanks for all the AWESOME Memories.

10/01/2015 09:23.47 AM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatch-Day from Flitzer and Dad
Have a wonderful day of celebration

~Wings Up~

==King Flitzer==

Come visit me, Mario Adler & Flitzer, March 2015 BOTM.

10/01/2015 09:12.54 AM Report This Comment  
  Hey Clyde!
10/01/2015 07:37.03 AM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday!
10/01/2015 07:20.24 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
10/01/2015 06:21.19 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi,Clyde
Happy 24th hatchday. Hope its your best ever. Here's a vote in celebration. May you have lots of treats, toys and attention. Wing hugs, Pearl and Silver.

Come visit me, Pearl & Silver.

10/01/2015 04:36.00 AM Report This Comment  
  happy hatchday to you
While Gandolf gets the cheese curls you can share in the pumpkin seeds !

Come visit me, Cookie loves his friends !, BC Library Now Open & Fly with the angels my Sally.

10/01/2015 02:16.20 AM Report This Comment  
  Heya, Clyde!
Stopping by with this very delicious and very large Hatchday cake made just for you by the lovely Lizzie herself! Plenty big for everyone of your flockily and friends to share in celebration on your special day! And it comes with big wishes for everything you could ever want and even more! Head scritches, treats, toys, and most important...lotsa love!

Happy Hatchday!
Wing hugs coming your way!
Kaji and Lizzie

Come visit me, Kaji ~ So glad we had this time together.

09/30/2015 08:56.16 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
10/01/2014 09:07.25 PM Report This Comment  
  Heya, Clyde!
Stopping by with this very delicious and very large Hatchday cake made just for you by the lovely Lizzie herself! Plenty big for everyone of your flockily and friends to share in celebration on your special day! And it comes with big wishes for everything you could ever want and even more! Head scritches, treats, toys, and most important...lotsa love!

Happy Hatchday!
Kaji and Lizzie

Come visit me, Kaji ~ So glad we had this time together.

10/01/2014 09:01.51 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
Happy hatchday. I hope you had a great day and got many treats and some new toys too. Have a good night.

Come visit me, Hulk GoodBye BC Thanks For The Memories.

10/01/2014 07:36.09 PM Report This Comment  
  Hello Clyde~
Happy Hatchday buddy! I hope your day is just perfect and that you have tons of fun!!
Love and hugs ~ Sugar ♥

Come visit me, Sugar ~ Thanks for all the AWESOME Memories.

10/01/2014 06:40.59 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
Sending lots of hatch day wishes your way
On your special day. Hope you have the best one yet and many more!
Your friend, Gus (Rip Chi chi

Come visit me, ~~Gus~~ & Chi chi RIP my sweet girl..

10/01/2014 05:51.54 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday
10/01/2014 12:21.32 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
flying by to wish you a most happy hatchday. hope you are having a blast celebrating on your special day.

love Cori and Boo Boo

Come visit me, PaddyCake & PiddyGirl, CORI & BOO BOO.

10/01/2014 10:46.26 AM Report This Comment  
  Happy Happy Hatch Day, Clyde!
Wishing you lots of treats and toys and head scritches on your big day! I think we are related becos I'm a Pionus and my ancestors were cliff dwellers in Ecuador. Well, I think my relatives are still there but I was hatched in the US. That is cool that you're from Chile! Do you speak Spanish? What a story you must have!
Enjoy your special day!
High 4- Scion & flock

Come visit me, Bud, Modelo, Patito, Malt & Pilsner, Squeaky- I will miss my BC friends! Love to all!, Kiwi & Button & Ivy, Scion (RIP)- Love Forever, Limon & Lima, Angel Alfie (RIP), Domingo & Picabo-Fond Memories of Fishing with Friends.

10/01/2014 08:45.59 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi, Clyde
Happy 23rd Hatchday. Hope it's your best ever. Here's a vote in celebration. May you have lots of treats, toys and attention. Wing hugs, Pearl and Silver.

Come visit me, Pearl & Silver.

10/01/2014 07:50.36 AM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday Clyde !
I know it'll be full of wonderful things - food, friends, food, family, fun, food . . . enjoy and save a piece of cake for me !

Come visit me, Cookie loves his friends !, BC Library Now Open & Fly with the angels my Sally.

10/01/2014 02:31.21 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi guys
It's me, Lola.
Papa John wasn't mad at me. He understood that I just wanted to be on his shoulder. A princess has to know how to communicate.
At toy? For me? Aw, you shouldn't have....Uh, oh yes, you should have. He He. I can hardly wait. Hurry up!
Hope you all had a great week.
Love you all,
Lola

Come visit me, ALEX has moved to YouPet., POPEYE has moved to YouPet., SAWYER has moved to YouPet., BLUE & JEWEL have moved to YouPet., GINGER has moved to YouPet. & CALICO has moved to YouPet..

10/17/2013 09:51.01 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi guys
It's Lola again.
You're right, I am happy here. But I didn't nip because I wanted food, I nipped because I wanted to stay on papa John's shoulder and there was no two ways about it.
I will always love you all, too.
Love,
Lola

Come visit me, ALEX has moved to YouPet., POPEYE has moved to YouPet., SAWYER has moved to YouPet., BLUE & JEWEL have moved to YouPet., GINGER has moved to YouPet. & CALICO has moved to YouPet..

10/16/2013 07:40.14 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi guys
It's me, Lola.
Gosh it's good to see you all. Thanks so much for dropping by. This is sure a surpise.
I just love it here. Popa John and momma Lori are so nice to me. If they're not careful, they just might spoil me.
Yesterday, while mom and dad were fixing dinner, I decided that I wanted to sit on papa John shoulder. So I flew over and landed on his shoulder and refused to get off. I nipped mom and dad when they tried to remove me. I finally ALLOWED dad to put me back in my cage. I sure did show them who's boss, didn't I?!
I hope you all are having a great time. Say hi to mom for me. Momma Lori and papa John are the greatest but momma Dede will always be my mom.
Love you all,
Lola

Come visit me, ALEX has moved to YouPet., POPEYE has moved to YouPet., SAWYER has moved to YouPet., BLUE & JEWEL have moved to YouPet., GINGER has moved to YouPet. & CALICO has moved to YouPet..

10/15/2013 09:14.51 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
Somebirdy told me it was your birdday and
I am here to wish you a very
happy birday and hope you have
many many many more!! Gus (RIP Chi chi)

Come visit me, ~~Gus~~ & Chi chi RIP my sweet girl..

10/01/2013 07:20.30 PM Report This Comment  
  Heya, Clyde!
Stopping by with this very delicious and very large Hatchday cake made just for you by the lovely Lizzie herself! Plenty big for everyone of your flockily and friends to share in celebration on your special day! And it comes with big wishes for everything you could ever want and even more! Head scritches, treats, toys, and most important...lotsa love!

Happy Hatchday!
Kaji and Lizzie

Come visit me, Kaji ~ So glad we had this time together.

10/01/2013 07:03.39 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatch Day, Clyde!
Wishing you a very special day today with lots of treats and toys! Enjoy! I don't think I've ever seen a conure such as yourself! You are very handsome and very special!
Have a fun day and evening!
Squeaky & flock

Come visit me, Bud, Modelo, Patito, Malt & Pilsner, Squeaky- I will miss my BC friends! Love to all!, Kiwi & Button & Ivy, Scion (RIP)- Love Forever, Limon & Lima, Angel Alfie (RIP), Domingo & Picabo-Fond Memories of Fishing with Friends.

10/01/2013 06:42.22 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday Clyde!
Hope you get all the attention, toys, and TREATS you deserve.
(Did mom ever create a cliff for you? My mom is wondering about those HEAVY cardboard tubes.)
Polly

Come visit me, Polly; Summertime! & Zippy; WOW, Thank You Friends for this honor!.

10/01/2013 06:08.32 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde!
Have a very HAPPY HATCHDAY today! Hope you get lots of
extra attention from mom & lots of treats! We're so glad you found your forever home...

Hugs,

Angel & Pepper

Come visit me, ANGEL LOVES CORI & PEPPER LOVES ZIPPY--BOTD 9/2/15.

10/01/2013 01:47.03 PM Report This Comment  
  Hey Clyde!
10/01/2013 01:24.42 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
flying by to wish you a most happy hatchday. hope you are having a ball celebrating on your special day

love Cori and Boo Boo

Come visit me, PaddyCake & PiddyGirl, CORI & BOO BOO.

10/01/2013 10:18.10 AM Report This Comment  
  Hello Clyde~~~
Sugar here to perform the Hatchday Song just for you! Are you ready???

AHEM~
LA LA LA LA~~

Happy Hatchday to you! cha cha cha
Happy Hatchday to you! cha cha cha
Happy Hatchday dear, awesome, wonderful Clyde!
Happy Hatchday to you! cha cha cha
And Many Mooooooore~~~~CHA CHA CHA

I hope you enjoy your special day! I hope it is filled with all the treats and neck rubs you can handle!!

Hatchday Hugs ~

Come visit me, Sugar ~ Thanks for all the AWESOME Memories.

10/01/2013 09:14.43 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde ~
♫ Happy Hatchday to you....Happy Hatchday to you...Happy Hatchday dear Clyde....Happy Hatchday to you...and many more...! ♫

Here's wishing you a fun day filled with lots of love and treats! Also, leaving you a special vote with a candle in it, so don't forget to make a wish ~

Love,
Pico

Come visit me, Poco, Pico, Bindi - R.I.P. ♥ & Skittles - R.I.P. ♥.

10/01/2013 07:46.38 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
10/01/2013 07:40.31 AM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday!
10/01/2013 06:52.33 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi,Clyde
Happy 22nd Hatchday. Hope it's your best ever. Here's a vote in celebration. May you have lots of treats, toys and attention. Wing hugs, Pearl and Silver.

Come visit me, Pearl & Silver.

10/01/2013 06:10.17 AM Report This Comment  
  How exciting to share
a hatchday with Gandalf ! Peek in his backpack Clyde - I left a hatchday treat for him to share !

Come visit me, Cookie loves his friends !, BC Library Now Open & Fly with the angels my Sally.

10/01/2013 04:05.18 AM Report This Comment  
  Hello Clyde
Happy Hatchday!!here hoping you had a great day that was full of many treats and some new toys too.

Come visit me, Hulk GoodBye BC Thanks For The Memories.

10/01/2012 09:13.02 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
10/01/2012 08:46.37 PM Report This Comment  
  Heya, Clyde!
Stopping by with a vote and a big old Hatchday cake for ya baked by the lovely Lizzie! And wishes for all the best for you, for ever and ever!

Happy Hatchday!!!!
Kaji and LIzzie

Come visit me, Kaji ~ So glad we had this time together.

10/01/2012 07:49.36 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Clyde
Happy Hatchday to You!!!

Hugs, Mango

Come visit me, Mango***Missing Sunshine***, Angel Sunshine & Poppy***Missing Sunshine***.

10/01/2012 07:23.03 PM Report This Comment  
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