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My husband and I have both had small parrots in the past, and we decided we'd like to get one together. He has had a Quaker, and told me many good things about them, so we wanted to get one. We found a lady here in town who breeds Quakers, and I e-mailed her back and forth for a while, asking questions. We found out she had one baby who had a beak deformity- he had the tip of his beak bitten off when he was hatching! Apparently, the poor beeb had an acrylic tip put on for a while until he was able to crack seed and eat well on his own, and it was removed. He's still eating well and has quite a personality!. Awards
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Hi! My name is Cucumber

I am a Quaker from Springfield, MO.


9 years old   M


Nutri-berries and kale.

On top of the computer, on top of our heads and on the back of the couch by the window.

The dog, Taco (little Chihuahua mix).

Laughing at random things, answering every question with "step up"..


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10/29/2008 10:20.43 AM  
  Hi from Fortune ,St. Patrick D'bird and Lonnie
Hi Cucumber, We are flying by to drop of a vote for each of our friends. Baby Zebra Finch is 8 Days old today. his new pic is on Patrick's pics... Love, Fortune, Lonnie and St. Patrick

Come visit me, St. Patrick D'bird loves Ruby Sue, Lonnie, Slate and Mica, Fortune & Cotton Ball "I'm Tiki's Girl".

01/16/2008 10:21.00 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi, from Fortune, Patrick and Lonnie
Wow, Christmas was really great. We are getting snow today. Lot's of snow. It is very pretty. We are happy to watch it from the window. We are still having company....those grandkids of Mommy and Daddy. We love them but..........they make more noise than we do...believe that! Well we are pecking off the vote on your page today. Bye bye. Fortune and the flock

Come visit me, St. Patrick D'bird loves Ruby Sue, Lonnie, Slate and Mica, Fortune & Cotton Ball "I'm Tiki's Girl".

12/26/2007 02:35.01 PM Report This Comment  
  cute name
hey there, just thought I would stop by and give you vote! I am sure you are just as adorable as any quaker with a uniqueness! Here is a vote from a quaker flock in texas!

Come visit me, Pico, Lydia & Zowie.

12/20/2007 06:06.08 PM Report This Comment  
  Happy Holidays Cucumber
Hello everyone this is Pita and her Mom we would like to thank everyone for their Prayers and for thinking of us at this time. The Vet called Yesterday adn had mommy bring me back in today for more x- rays. Hetold mommy that it does not look good but there is a 40 percent I will get the feeling back but he does not realy think I will. He said were I broke it if the felling would of still been there he would not have worried about it. I broke it mommy calls it the elbow or the joint mommy knows that their is another name for it.He told mommy if hehasto Amputate he will only have to takk the Claws, foot and Tarsus or leg. I will still have the Tiba and thigh or femur. Mommy is praying that I get my feeling back in my foot. so I can keep it.We would like to thank you all, your are such good friends Here is a vote for You Hoping off now Pita and her Mom

Ron & Dee Ann, Bellevue, NE.

12/19/2007 09:15.10 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi, Cucumber!
I love your name! Here's a vote from fellow quakers, Maple and Cinnamon!

Come visit me, Daniel, Buster, Miracle, Daffy, Kiwi, Angel, Peaches, Maple & Cinnamon.

12/18/2007 08:49.53 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Cucumber!
I just flew by to say welcome to the Bird Channel! I love your pic! My name is Jingle and I'm new here too. I'm a baby lovebird. My mom says I'm really young because I still have a little black beak. I've only had a page here for a week and already I've met so many nice birds and their parronts. My friend Honey Bun sure was right when he was telling me about how friendly and nice everyone is here. I hope you can come by and visit me and maybe even Honey Bun, too. The other day my moms took Cera, Honey Bun and I to see Santa and have our picture taken. He told us that we'd better be good birds or else he'd give us coal in our stockings. What is coal? Is is good to eat? Here's a vote for you! I hope we can be friends! Feathery baby kisses, Jingle

Come visit me, Miss Mimi Molly May Aug 5, 2012 Gone WIth My Heart, Sweetie, Dew Drop Aug 5, 2012 Gone With My Heart, Siesta-July 22, 2012 Gone with my heart!, Twinkie, Cookie, Honey Bun-04-11-2011 Gone With a Piece of My Heart, Cera-Once in a lifetime BBF-miss u! 2015, Jingle- BOTW April 26-May 3, 2009 & Murray (Oct 12, 2009 RIP-We miss You!).

12/18/2007 01:01.44 PM Report This Comment  
  }·> Goooood Mooooorning!!! My Friend
12/18/2007 03:21.20 AM Report This Comment  
  hi there!
so nice to metcha! arent your pretty! here is a vote! enjoy the site! :) ~>

Come visit me, vern--good bye, RIP tressa RIP, scout, amos, RIP scarlett,rose,poppy, iris- RIP Chickens, noah, malachi, silas RIP & RIP ike RIP.

12/17/2007 04:32.17 PM Report This Comment  
Not Good News Mommy took me to the vet this afternoon and I have lost all feeling in my toes/foot. The Vet told mommy this is not good that he might have to Amputate part of my leg and all my foot. Mommy was holding me and started crying when the Vet told her this. He assured her that with some ajustments I can live a happy normal life with just one foot. He told mommy he will give it 2 more weeks to see if the feeling comes back in my toes and foot; if not I have to have the surgery. Mommy cryed all the way home and when she got home she told Daddy, Grandpa and my skin brothers. I have a Red splint for Christmas. Well I better Hop off now. Here is a vote for you ~~ Hugs Pita ;)

Ron & Dee Ann, Bellevue, NE.

12/17/2007 04:09.14 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Cucumber..
Welcome to Birdchannel! I hope that you enjoy your stay as much as I do. I just voted for you and I hope that you will visit me and vote for me as well.

Come visit me, Zazoo.

12/17/2007 04:38.02 AM Report This Comment  
Welcome to BC!!!!!! Here's a vote!!!!!!!!
Love Cooper

Come visit me, Ridley, Aurora, Cooper, In memory of Crosby & Phoenix.

12/16/2007 09:27.36 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi from Fortune ,St. Patrick D'bird and Lonnie
Welcome to BC. Mommy has been very busy today with church and company for the holidays. Here is a vote from us. Hope you have had a very good weekend. We know that we have had too much excitement...It is quiet now that all the kids have gone home. Yeah... they have school tomorrow. We, Birdies need our beauty sleep you know.

Come visit me, St. Patrick D'bird loves Ruby Sue, Lonnie, Slate and Mica, Fortune & Cotton Ball "I'm Tiki's Girl".

12/16/2007 08:14.06 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi from Buddy, Gracie and Lil Bird!
A big welcome from A Grey a Han's and a Conure from Jersey!!!You'll make lots of new friends here and have a blast!!! We're getting ready for the you can see from our pictures. Here's a vote.. stop by and visit!

Come visit me, Buddy !!!, Little Bird & Gracie*.

12/16/2007 04:29.44 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Cucumber
Here is a welcome to BC vote for you. Stay warm up there in MO. Bye bye.

Come visit me, The Moocher Ducks, Norman, It has been fun. See you on YouPet, St Francis Chapel, Say a prayer today, Phoenix Base Fliers:Home of the 2013 World Champs & Jude, It has been fun. See you on YouPet.

12/16/2007 02:56.49 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi cucumber
I love your long tail and hope someday your type wont be outlawed here. Here is a vote from us and cheech to you later.

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

12/16/2007 02:42.28 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Cucumber
Flying in to give you a vote.You sure are a cutie. Stop bye and visit me I borke my leg on DEC 13th. Hoping off now ~~ Pita

Ron & Dee Ann, Bellevue, NE.

12/16/2007 02:33.11 PM Report This Comment  
  hello Cucumber
From 2 quakers to another. here is a vote for you. Quakers rule and are boss. That what our mom says. You are just a baby how cute Come visit our flock some time

Come visit me, Rosey & Smokey.

12/16/2007 10:42.05 AM Report This Comment  
  welcome to the club!
you are a very pretty bird! you will like it here, lots of fun stuff and neat people! Heres a vote for you!

Come visit me, Aniken, kokane, Ozwald & Neo.

12/16/2007 10:04.58 AM Report This Comment  
i'm your first visitor,welcome to the channel,hope you enjoy your stay on here and make lots of new friends,hit the votie thingy for you too,come and visit me and my flock anytime,BOBA

Come visit me, PADME"GUS IS MY FUTURE HUSBAND", Leia"I Like Tiki", BOBA, Bly,Commander Bly"I'M A BOY", YODA"FLY FREE BUDDY& ANAKIN,WE' LL MISS YOU", Jango & JABBA R.I.P. 4/20/06 - 11/4/09.

12/16/2007 09:53.11 AM Report This Comment  
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