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Lilac-Crowned Amazon from Warrensburg, MO
(ñ> Billie Jo~Rainforest Raiders' ShortField Bird

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My first daddy and I lived in his house together, just the two of us. Then one day he had a heart attack. All of a sudden I was all alone in Daddy’s house, with only occasional visits from Daddy’s son to give me fresh food and water, and maybe visit for a little while. Daddy was gone for a long time when finally one day, my family told me that Daddy couldn’t take care of me any more and that he wanted to find a really good new family for me to live with. ~~ My new dad was looking on Craig’s list one day and saw the ad that talked about me. Mom had wanted a Lilac-Crowned Amazon for several years. Dad couldn’t resist. So he called my family and made an appointment for him and Mom to meet me. (Actually, they were SUPPOSED to be looking for a new bird for a friend of theirs, but that all changed as soon as they saw me!) ~~ So they packed up all my stuff and I said goodbye to my old house, not really knowing why I was leaving, let alone with these strange humans. When we got to my new home, there were all kinds of other birdies there to greet me! And they all squawked to me and told me about how much fun I was going to have now that I was a part of something called the K Kritter Korral. I think I believe them!

My HatchDay is April 1, 2005.

My new mom registered me on the BirdChannel on March 17, 2010!
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Hi! My name is (ñ> Billie Jo~Rainforest Raiders' ShortField Bird

I am a Lilac-Crowned Amazon from Warrensburg, MO.

My “formal” name is Wilhelmina Josephine Roberta. (Some silly rule Mom has about her fids having three names! …WHATEVER But Mom usually ends up calling me just Billie, or Billie Boop, or Beej, or BJ, or Noisy Beak, or whatever she can think up that’s appropriate to what I’m doing in the moment. Dad calls me Billie-e-e-e-e-- e…

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Lilac-Crowned Amazon

Almonds!!! (I can crack the shell on those all by myself!) And (when Mom raps the shells with pliers first) pecans, walnuts, filberts, and even Brazil nuts; Animal Crackers were new for me in my new flock, but now I scream for them whenever I see the container; HoneyNut Cheerios; and there’s bound to be more the way they eat around here!

If there’s a playstand I can get to … I’M THERE! But, when my cage is the only option, I’m ALL OVER IT!!!

Being surprised! You want to hear an Amazon GROWL? Just come up behind me sometime. Or … try to make me step up! You’re not my daddy? You’re not my perch!

They have all these birdies for me to talk to and learn from. Mom really does want me to be comfortable and feel safe in my new home. She doesn’t push me to do anything I don’t feel comfortable with. She let’s me set my own pace. But she won’t let me get away with some of my old spoiled birdy behaviors either. I have to live by the same rules as everybirdy else.

I will give Mom kisses from my cage when I’m playing outside of it, but I won’t step up for her from anywhere but the floor..

When Life gives you lemons, make lemonade!

Even though I’m still a little confused about why I don’t see my daddy anymore, I’m a happy little birdie in my new flockily with my new mom and dad who are very patient and encouraging, and are just letting me adjust to my new life at my own pace.
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  Hi Billie Jo
Wishing you a very HAPPY HATCHDAY and many more. Enjoy your day.
Hugs
Chyna

Come visit me, Derby Farms, Chyna & Bailey ♥ RIP.

04/01/2015 09:38.51 PM Report This Comment  
  Hey Billie Jo!
Happy Hatch Day to you! Hope you have an awesome day today!
Love,
Raffikki

Come visit me, Raffikki,PumBaa & Max at the Derby!.

04/01/2015 07:57.19 PM Report This Comment  
  Hello Miss Billie Jo~
Sugar here to wish you a very Happy Hatchday. I do hope your day is just perfect.
Hatchday Hugs ~ Sugar ♥

Come visit me, 10K Hall of Fame, BOTD ARCHIVES, Sugar,Pippo, Mei Mei-Vote 4 Mikey D 247164 & The Calendar Page~Pineapple for April.

04/01/2015 07:44.26 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Billie Jo
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 & Chi chi RIP my sweet girl..

04/01/2015 04:52.55 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Billie Jo
flying by to wish you a most happy hatchday. hope yu are having the best time ever celebrating on your special day

love Cori and Queen Boo Boo

Come visit me, Paddy Cake & Piddy Girl, CORI reigning champ on feed the birdie & QUEEN BOO BOO vote Mikey D 247164.

04/01/2015 12:14.29 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday!
Hi Billie Jo, we hope it's your best hatchday ever, and that you get lots of attention, toys, and treats today. Hugs, Falco and the boys

Come visit me, Gizmo, I miss you, sweet boy, Willie, Peppino, Divo & Falco.

04/01/2015 07:46.16 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi, Billie Jo
Happy 10th Hatchday. Hope it's your best ever. Here's a vote in celebration. May you have lots of treats, toys and attention. Wing hugs and beak kisses, Pearl and Silver.

Come visit me, Pearl & Silver.

04/01/2015 05:48.19 AM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday Miss Billie
I know it'll be wonderful - your sweet mama will make it so ! I hope it's full of lots of food, fun, friends and family !

Come visit me, Cookie and Goldencents, BC Library Now Open & Fly with the angels my Sally.

04/01/2015 02:25.08 AM Report This Comment  
  Hello Billie Jo~
Happy Hatchday!
With love ~ Sugar

Come visit me, 10K Hall of Fame, BOTD ARCHIVES, Sugar,Pippo, Mei Mei-Vote 4 Mikey D 247164 & The Calendar Page~Pineapple for April.

04/01/2014 10:22.26 PM Report This Comment  
  HI BILLIE JO
FLYING BY TO WISH YOU A MOST HAPPY HATCHDAY. HOPE YOU ARE HAVING A BALL CELEBRATING ON YOUR SPECIAL DAY

Come visit me, Paddy Cake & Piddy Girl, CORI reigning champ on feed the birdie & QUEEN BOO BOO vote Mikey D 247164.

04/01/2014 06:48.55 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Billie Jo
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 & Chi chi RIP my sweet girl..

04/01/2014 05:56.10 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy hatchday Billie Jo
Hope you get LOTS of attention, toys, and TREATS.
Polly

Come visit me, Polly; V4 Mikey D #247164 BOTM & Zippy; V4 Mikey D #247164 BOTM.

04/01/2014 03:25.11 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday
Hey Billie, hope it's your best hatchday ever and that you get lots of toys, treats, and especially attention today. May you celebrate many more hatchdays to come. Hugs, Falco and the boys

Come visit me, Gizmo, I miss you, sweet boy, Willie, Peppino, Divo & Falco.

04/01/2014 11:23.25 AM Report This Comment  
  Hey Billie Jo!
Happy Hatch Day to youuuuuuu! Hope you have a great day with lots of snuggles, toys, treats and a great big cake!
Love,
Raffikki

Come visit me, Raffikki,PumBaa & Max at the Derby!.

04/01/2014 09:57.06 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi Billie Jo
Wishing you a very HAPPY HATCHDAY and many more. Enjoy your day.
Hugs
Chyna

Come visit me, Derby Farms, Chyna & Bailey ♥ RIP.

04/01/2014 09:21.38 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi, Billie Jo
Happy 9th Hatchday. Hope it's your best ever. Here's a vote in celebration. May you have lots of treats, toys and attention. Wing hugs and beak kisses, Pearl and Silver.

Come visit me, Pearl & Silver.

04/01/2014 05:28.06 AM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday !
Well Billie Jo ! I sure do hope today is full of wonderful surprises and no tricks ! Just food, fun, friends, and family :) love Cookie

Come visit me, Cookie and Goldencents, BC Library Now Open & Fly with the angels my Sally.

04/01/2014 04:07.48 AM Report This Comment  
  Billie!
08/31/2013 02:37.26 PM Report This Comment  
  Hello Billy Jo~
We have a game today and I hope to see you there! I will be stepping in for Jenny while she is out visiting with Chyna and the McFlock!
I will have lots of snack and drinks for us! I'll be there early with Ceasaur to get some warm ups done! I do hope you can make it! It would be lovely to spend some special time with you!
Hugs ~ Sugar

Come visit me, 10K Hall of Fame, BOTD ARCHIVES, Sugar,Pippo, Mei Mei-Vote 4 Mikey D 247164 & The Calendar Page~Pineapple for April.

08/14/2013 09:45.24 PM Report This Comment  
  Billie Jo~
05/19/2013 08:19.20 PM Report This Comment  
  GO RAINFOREST RAIDERS!!!!
04/05/2013 04:00.20 PM Report This Comment  
  HI BILLIE!!!
Just so glad we were able to come by and wish you a happy day that is certainly what we BC friends look forward to doing whenever there is an occasion to do so....Hope you are having a nice Tuesday....Here is another vote for you...With many birdie wing hugs to you.....Cydney :o)

Come visit me, CYDNEY "THANKS FOR MAKING ME BOTD 04/21/15", SAM, Angel Cinnamon (R.I.P.), STORMY & "PRINCESS LOVES TWEETY FOREVER".

04/02/2013 05:34.23 PM Report This Comment  
  Wow!
That's terrific news about you learning to step up! You'll be glad you did, trust me! We had a 'tiel here who was so scared he never wanted to come out of his cage, but he and mom had a good relationship anyway. She would sit by him, talk to him, and they would whistle back and forth. We were all sad when Buddy passed away, but we knew we had done our best for him. But your news is happy! Is that a new hat I see in your gallery? Is it for the derby this year? I'm wearing my new hat today, too. Hugs, Falco

Come visit me, Gizmo, I miss you, sweet boy, Willie, Peppino, Divo & Falco.

04/02/2013 07:25.08 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi Billie Jo
Flying by to wish you a HAPPY HAPPY HATCHDAY and many more. Hope you enjoy your special day.
Hugs
Chyna

Come visit me, Derby Farms, Chyna & Bailey ♥ RIP.

04/01/2013 10:59.48 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Billie Jo!
Happy Hatchday to you!
Happy Hatchday to you!
Happy Hatchday dear Billie Jo Bobbi,
Happy Hatchday to you!
And many more~~~

I hope you have a wonderful Hatchday! Oh my, your colors are so pretty!

Hugs, Peatree

Come visit me, Dobby, Grey Bird, Angel Devynn (RIP), Peatree, Bellatrix, Jester Bean, Honey, Angel Hermione (RIP), Angel Dudley (RIP), Precious, Angel Weasley & Angel Jacob (RIP) & Pretty Bird Paintings.

04/01/2013 09:40.49 PM Report This Comment  
  Hello Billie Jo Bobby
Happy Hatchday!!!I hope you had a great day that was full of many treats and a new toy or two.

Come visit me, Hulk Vote Mikey D(247164) BOTM.

04/01/2013 08:17.58 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi, Billie Jo Bobbi,
Happy 8th Hatchday. Here's a vote in celebration. May you have lots of treats, toys and attention. It's nice to meet such a pretty bird.

Wing hugs and beak kisses, Pearl and Silver.

Come visit me, Pearl & Silver.

04/01/2013 07:33.19 PM Report This Comment  
  Heya, Billie Jo Bobbi!
Stopping by with a very Happy Hatchday cake made for you by Lizzie herself, and I got to frost it!! Of course you know it comes with all kinds of wishes for everything wonderful and good for you, too!

Happy Happy Hatchday to you!
Kaji and Lizzie

Come visit me, Kaji ~ Vote MIKEY D. #247164 for BOTM in May!.

04/01/2013 07:16.01 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi BillieJo Bobbi
Somebirdy told us it was your birdday and we are here to wish you a very
happy birday and hope you have many many many more!! Chi chi & Gus

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

04/01/2013 06:35.13 PM Report This Comment  
  •H•A•P•P•Y• •H•A•T•C•D•A•Y• !!
04/01/2013 06:34.22 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday BillieJo !
I hope it's filled with wonderful things - family, food, fun, friends, food . . . enjoy it :)

Come visit me, Cookie and Goldencents, BC Library Now Open & Fly with the angels my Sally.

04/01/2013 05:22.36 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday Billie Jo Bobby
Hope you get all the attention, toys, and TREATS you deserve.
What a PRETTY bird you are.
Polly

Come visit me, Polly; V4 Mikey D #247164 BOTM & Zippy; V4 Mikey D #247164 BOTM.

04/01/2013 05:21.39 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday Miss Billie Jo Bobbie
Sam smiles meekly at Miss Billie. He has a wing behind his back & clears his throat. I know I've never met you before Miss Billie, but a little birdy told me it was your Hatchday. When I heard you are a lovely lilac crowned Amazon, Mom begged me to come over so we could actually SEE one! Sam brings his wing around with a bouquet of lilac flowers & hands them to Miss Billie. I hope you have a wonderful hatchday & many many more to come! Sam whispers "you are so beautiful you take my breath away!" Sam blushes and hurries away for Miss Billie has lots of birds in line to give her their hatchday greetings! SamIAm heads off for another adventure!

Come visit me, Silver Sluggers Page Where Greyt Things Happen & Get Ready, Get Set For The Milonga Derby!.

04/01/2013 04:35.02 PM Report This Comment  
  HI BILLIE!!!
Just flying by to wish you a very HAPPY HATCHDAY.....Please enjoy your day....You certainly are a beautiful Lilac-Crowned Amazon......Here is another vote for you....With many birdie wing hugs to you....Cydney :o)

Come visit me, CYDNEY "THANKS FOR MAKING ME BOTD 04/21/15", SAM, Angel Cinnamon (R.I.P.), STORMY & "PRINCESS LOVES TWEETY FOREVER".

04/01/2013 04:05.39 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Billie Jo Bobbi
flying by to wish you a very happy hatchday. hope you have the best time ever celebrating your special day. love Cori and Boo Boo

Come visit me, Paddy Cake & Piddy Girl, CORI reigning champ on feed the birdie & QUEEN BOO BOO vote Mikey D 247164.

04/01/2013 02:40.23 PM Report This Comment  
  Hello Miss Billy Jo~
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, beautiful, wonderful Billy Jo!
Happy Hatchday to you! cha cha cha
And Many Moooooooore~~~CHA CHA CHA

I do hope you have the most perfect hatchday ever!
Hatchday Hugs ~ Sugar

Come visit me, 10K Hall of Fame, BOTD ARCHIVES, Sugar,Pippo, Mei Mei-Vote 4 Mikey D 247164 & The Calendar Page~Pineapple for April.

04/01/2013 12:42.04 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy Hatchday!
Hey Billie, hope it's your best ever! Hugs, Falco and the boys

Come visit me, Gizmo, I miss you, sweet boy, Willie, Peppino, Divo & Falco.

04/01/2013 10:38.17 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi Billie Jo Bobbi ~
Wow...you're beautiful! Don't think we've met before, but I do know some of your flockmates. I heard today is your hatchday and wanted to fly by and wish you a happy one.

♫ Happy Hatchday to you....Happy Hatchday to you...Happy Hatchday dear Billie Jo Bobbi....Happy Hatchday to you....and many more....! ♫

Here's wishing you a fun day filled with lots of love and treats! Leaving you a vote with a sparkling 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. ♥.

04/01/2013 08:30.30 AM Report This Comment  
  Happy Easter Miss Billie!
03/31/2013 09:45.18 AM Report This Comment  
  Well Hello Miss Billie Jo <ñ)
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