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I had wanted a GCC for several years and my friend saw an ad for him in the paper. We went over to meet him and I just HAD to have him.. Awards
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Hi! My name is Oscar the Green Cheek

I am a Green-Cheeked Conure from Lansing, MI.

Lil' Nipper, Snugglebutt, Turkeybutt, Panini (I don't know why), Cheeky Beaky, Mommy's Lil' Duck...this could go on and on,'cause one nickname leads to another...

16 years old   M

Green-Cheeked Conure

I LOVE peanut butter, yogurt, grapes, figs, corn, cereal...

On top of my cage where Mom can't reach me to put me back in my cage:) Another fave is my Mom's shoulder or if she's laying down, I perch on her elbow. Oh, and don't forget Mom's shirt sleeve - I don't care if I have to SQUEEZE in, if there's a will, there's a way to get in there!

When Mom's out in the kitchen and doesn't let me sample whatever she's getting into. hmmmph, the nerve...Gidget, Mom's white-eyed conure...

Mom snuggles me all the time. She likes to eat alot and usually gives me something too.She picks up all my toys so I can throw them from the cage 2 seconds later.

Do I have to choose? I LOVE strangers, especially women. If I'm not afraid of what she/he is wearing, I hop on and run up to her/his shoulder. When it's time for the person to leave, I bite Mom when she tries to get me off my new friend..

OOOOHHHH, I wanna see, lemme see! Gimme, gimme, gimme!.

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04/13/2009 03:17.57 AM Report This Comment  
  Vote Beavis the Oldest Quaker for BOTM Page #56094
Hi everybirdie. My name is SweetPepper and I am on the campaign trail for my best friend ever, Beavis for BOTM. He is the oldest quaker at age 29 here on the BC. I think he deserves BOTM for his wisdom and strengths. He is a very quiet kind of bird but very loyal. He was my first really good friend that I met here on the BC. His mom is a wonderful person who can't spend a lot of time on the computer to campaign for him so I have dedicated myself as his campaign manager. I did it for him when I got him elected BOTW. So please help me make his day by becoming April's BOTM. Thank you, SweetPepper, campaign manager for BEAVIS FOR BOTM!!!

Teri, Joliet, IL.

03/14/2009 11:00.02 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi from Maxie the WonderBird!
Hey Oscar! Good to see you! Thanks for the compliment on my Biker pic. That's because of a party that's going on tonite on Pico's page. We BC birds have been having a LOT of parties lately, you should try to come to one. In fact, I'm planning on having one the last weekend in March. Details on my page under 'how we met' and 'my motto'. It should be a lot of fun. Yes, I especially like St. Patrick's day as well, gotta love those green holidays! In fact, I made me a St. Patrick's Day costume as well, it's in my lower gallery. My human has developed OCD with her Photo program....heehee....Hope you had a great day! Cya..

Come visit me, Maxie WonderBird -Thanks for BOTD! & 10 Grand HOF Club - Welcomes DIXIE!!.

03/07/2009 02:24.30 PM Report This Comment  
  Hey there
Flying by wit a vote for you!!

Come visit me, Kiwi & Rika.

02/28/2009 06:59.47 AM Report This Comment  
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01/27/2009 04:02.27 PM  
  Hi from Maxie the WonderBird!
Hey Oscar! Flying over to wish you and Gidget and your family a safe and happy holiday! Hope Santabird gives you treats or toys! Cya...

Come visit me, Maxie WonderBird -Thanks for BOTD! & 10 Grand HOF Club - Welcomes DIXIE!!.

12/23/2008 05:29.50 PM Report This Comment  
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12/10/2008 05:18.00 PM  
  Hey Oscar Happy Holidays
Life Savers, Yummy...!!

Just a quick shout and a Vote. Yeah I'm doing good, I even got a little Turkey and Stuffing from the Fam, this Thanksgiving, so yeah, GOOD..!! I've just figured out that the fuzzy triangle thingy in my cage for the last two years, is for me to sleep in..!! "Can you believe it? I can be off my feet while I sleep and it Keeps me Warm. Who would have thunk it?
Cheers Mate, Freddy Foster

Come visit me, Freddy "The Thief" Foster-Nascar Lover.

12/04/2008 07:31.25 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi from Maxie the WonderBird!
Hey Oscar! Good to see you again, little buddy, missed you! How was your summer? Ours was very wet, floods all over. Are you and your family getting all prepared for the holiday? I can't see what all the excitement is about, I saw that skinned bird before they put it in the refrigerator and he didn't look like much to me. Gidget said she liked my pics so I'm gonna fly over there now and say hi...Cya...

Come visit me, Maxie WonderBird -Thanks for BOTD! & 10 Grand HOF Club - Welcomes DIXIE!!.

11/23/2008 08:29.20 PM Report This Comment  
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11/13/2008 12:00.00 AM  
  help me
hello i'm tori and i was wishing if you could help us win top bird because my mom just lost one of her birds because the cat got him and shreded him up. it was really sad please help. Were trying to win because we need to get 25,000 points for the bird cove prize for my moms b-day. Were going to put the birds pic on it that died. That would be the best presant ever.

Please help,
Tori and Jack Please vote

we voted for you

Come visit me, Jack, Laya, Candy, In memory of the best daddy bird ever. Leo & daizy.

11/08/2008 05:47.10 PM Report This Comment  
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10/29/2008 10:20.43 AM  
  Hey there, thanks for the vote, here's one for you too!!

Come visit me, Kiwi & Rika.

07/05/2008 10:45.50 AM Report This Comment  
  Hey oscar and gidget
I just got home at 4:30 and my cage is AWSOME. its so fun
i have some new pics if you would like to see, leaving a vote, laterz, sami

Come visit me, Pecaso, BlueBerry & buck.

06/21/2008 03:13.37 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi from Max (ie) the WonderBird!
Hey Oscar little buddy! Thought I'd fly over and say hi...hope you have a great weekend! Cya...

Come visit me, Maxie WonderBird -Thanks for BOTD! & 10 Grand HOF Club - Welcomes DIXIE!!.

06/21/2008 12:59.13 AM Report This Comment  
Hey thanx for the welcome. I hope that we can be friends and I was wondering if I could put you in my aviary. Anyway here's a vote and drop by any time. Hope to be your friend


Come visit me, !Bo-Bo!.

06/19/2008 10:11.27 AM Report This Comment  
  Thanks for visiting me
Oh, Oscar! What a handsome ma you are! Gidget is a beauty, too. I love your picture holding the ring and Gudget is sooo sweet with the flower.
Come see me again soon we can be friends and visit my sister bird, Suzy

Come visit me, Sam, Swiper & Suzy.

06/12/2008 11:12.57 AM Report This Comment  
  What a sweetie! (Both birds, actually)
Thanks for visiting Cheeky T.'s new Web site.

I think Oscar's photo is precious - what an adorable face he's got. And Gidget is a cutie, too.

-Cheeky T.'s Mom

Come visit me, Cheeky T..

06/12/2008 08:57.42 AM Report This Comment  
how cute are you i came by to play today and give you votes your are so cute heres a vote!

Come visit me, Toka.

06/12/2008 08:01.46 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi Oscar
Wow are you ever lucky to have a buddy! I am the only bird at my house but mom has 3 dogs too. I like to twitter along with them when they bark.

Come visit me, Hope.

06/11/2008 12:36.42 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi from Max (ie) the WonderBird!
Hey Oscar! Yep, I guess DNA tests mean more than my saying "What a Pretty Boy" or "Good Boy". It's gonna take me a while to relearn those phrases! But I refuse to change "Hi, I'm Max-the WonderBird!". Some things are sacred! Hot and humid here this week, having to run the a/c. Hey, you could lay an egg and really mess with your mom's mind...I figure I'm too old, so it's up to you! Cya...

Come visit me, Maxie WonderBird -Thanks for BOTD! & 10 Grand HOF Club - Welcomes DIXIE!!.

05/30/2008 06:45.16 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi from Max (ie) the WonderBird!
Hey Oscar! Long time no squawk! How ya doing? I recently found out that I'm female (after 40 years, yet!) but other than that, nothing is

Come visit me, Maxie WonderBird -Thanks for BOTD! & 10 Grand HOF Club - Welcomes DIXIE!!.

05/29/2008 09:34.04 PM Report This Comment  
  Thanks for the welcome.
05/24/2008 07:30.53 AM Report This Comment  
  Love from Lulu Boo
Hi Oscar. A vote from me to you. You sound like my kind of guy. I am very good for mom and dad but when visitors come I'm not so happy. I give kisses and say "What" alot. HEHE.

Come visit me, LuLu Boo.

05/23/2008 01:38.37 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Fellow Conure;)
So great to meet another Green Cheek. My mom is a newbie not only to birds but our kind:) She is trying lots of treats do you have any suggestions? I have been very "Beakie" the last few days and she is trying to show me that is not nice, but I don't always listen;) Any advice on that?? I have been at my home about 10 days and boy am I feeling like I have lived here my whole life....Hee hee...Look out mom!!
Ok off to zzzzzzzz's
Have a great day,
Chirp Chirp

Come visit me, Nikki, Mimoso, Kashi & Lilly.

05/19/2008 05:59.49 PM Report This Comment  
another warm day here today. The AC is not working and we are still waiting for the repair guy to get here. mY Mom is like your's taking all these pics but mom says that mom's can never have to many pics. I bet your mom was really surprised to see you hoping down the stairs to see her. I do talk in my little vioce I say good morning Kiwi, Good night Kiwi, hello and step up that some other things but mom is not understanding what I'm saying. Yep if you are saying something naughty it's best to keep that to your self. Waddles and Pita doe say a few naughty words that our skin brohters and their friends have taught them and mom when she drops something she has said oh sh**t and now when Waddles drops a toy or pellet she says Oh Sh**t so mom is trying to redidrect her to saying oh no but that is not really working hehehe. Well have a Nice Day.Peeps Kiwi the GCC PS V4U

Ron & Dee Ann, Bellevue, NE.

05/19/2008 12:49.26 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Oscar
yeah! you sound alot like me...
near the kitchen, can see whenever someone is getting something to eat! Smell those aromas, of Mom's cooking. do you throw fit's like me, when you smell the food?
I voted for you. because not only do i think you are adorable. but hey were Conure's! only I'm a Cherry head, bigger than you. so you know what that means? i have a bigger mouth!
lol. but my parent's they do not care...
well maybe except for when they are trying to talk on the phone. ooop's!
stop by anytime i like company! Winston

Come visit me, Winston.

05/19/2008 09:45.19 AM Report This Comment  
Hi there--thanks for the vote and the comments. Have a great day--and here is a vote for you.

Come visit me, Ipo.

05/19/2008 08:42.06 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi Oscur
Hi ther how the heck have you been!!!!! I see you still have that life saver pic mom thinks that is so cute of you. I got watermelon for a snack this afternoon and boy was it good. Hey did you hear that mom had a Dna test done on me and i'm a BOY !!!!!!!!!!. Mom has her eye on either a grey Indian ring neck or a fallow green cheek. I got my wings crossed for the fallow green cheek hehehe. She is still thinking about it. Dad told her if she wants it just go buy it but if he was her he would not wait to long or they might be gone. Mom is trying to decide if she wants a Indian ring neck or the conure or if she want another bird at all who knows about her "WOMEN" always changing there mind shhhh don't tell I said that lol. Well it is warm here today and we was outside watching mom and dad plant flowers for a while and then mom said time for a break and we came in to blog for a while. I was flying around and see your page and I think we have chirped at each other before. Time for me to fly off now Peep at you later Kiwi (Green cheek conure) Kicking the vote off your page on my way out!!!!!!!!!!

Ron & Dee Ann, Bellevue, NE.

05/18/2008 11:34.19 AM Report This Comment  
  hope you enjoy your stay on here and make lots of new friends,like we did,come and visit me and my flock anytime.its sunday morning,mommy got her coffee and Jango and i talking back and for here,you should hear us,it goes"hello babygirl"what are you doing"give me a kiss"hellooooooooo Jango"come here"beek a boo"good boy"hi pretty bird" and lots of whistling and other noises too.mommy always smiles when sh hears us,hehehehe.i don't know,what we wanna do today,but guess lots of playtime outside the cage.Jango enjoyed yesterday lots of one on one time with mommy and i spended time with daddy in the big bed,just me and him,that was great.its getting nice here gotta go for now,mommy needs more coffee,hehehehe.hit the votie thingy off your page.beaky kisses BLY

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.

05/04/2008 08:42.46 AM Report This Comment  
Hello Oscar cutie! Just wanted to fly by and say hi and leave a vote for you. Hope your having a great weekend. Hugs, Pebbles

Come visit me, Angel Charlie (*Popeye is my girl*).

05/03/2008 06:43.08 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Oscar: Thanks for coming and visiting me. Mom's been so busy lately what with getting ready for vacation without us in two weeks time. So she hasn't let me have any time on the puter. I think you are such a pretty birdie yourself and you look just like me! You live where my dad comes from. Do you know where Utica Michigan is? My dad comes from there. Oh, I do so love p'nut butter alot. When mom makes up dad's lunches she always brings me the knife to lick clean but I have to share it with all my brothers and sisters fids. I gotta go now but come and visit me again. I'm flying by and dropping off a vote for you! Love Dixie

Come visit me, Gabbie, Kallie, Peepers & Dixie.

05/01/2008 04:36.17 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi, Oscar!
I'm so glad you came to visit me! I have been bummed out because that meanie, Layla, bit my toenail off! I was climbing on her cage again, and Mom plucked me off and scolded me, but I just can't help myself. I LOVE to bug her while she is in her cage! Mom sighed and said thank heavens we move tomorrow and I will have a new cage and my own room to explore, away from the big guys.

It's getting to be spring up here and Mom likes the 50 degree weather. Hey, for us Alaskans that IS warm! Mom went to visit family in North Carolina and when the temp hit 90 one day she almost died! She said she can always add sweaters to stay warm but where do you go from almost naked to get cool? Her daughter found her one day with the freezer door open and asked what in the world she was doing. Mom smiled and said "Just chillin'!" Come and visit me! Here's a vote for you!

Come visit me, Tillie, Layla, Sully & Caoimhe.

05/01/2008 02:11.01 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Oscar
Hello Everybirdy .. Whiskey here writing for the Moonshiners. Summer gets very busy for mom and dad because of work, so unfortunately group messages are about all we have time for. I'm adapting well to my new environment. It's been almost a month in my new forever home and I just love it. We're all getting a little frustrated because we don't get much free time anymore, but mom assures me that we'll get a day out soon to play and stretch our wings for more than hour. Mom tells me that we get to meet one of our skin brothers next month when he comes home on leave from the Army. She warned us not to scare him too bad (he's never been around birds) ... now that could be fun. hehehe. Well thats about all the news we have for now. Hugs and pecks to all our birdy friends. We'll be in touch soon.

Come visit me, Redneck & Hillbilly & Whiskey & Bourbon.

05/01/2008 08:32.10 AM Report This Comment  
  My dear birdie friends!

My mommy has become concerned about infectious disease that the News was broadcasting here in South Florida!!! If any birdie is going to the vet try and find out if this can infect us and also pass it along to our owners and family...

According to the News MRSA was found in some dogs, cats, and horses. The staph infection was also found in some family members. One of the dogs was gravely ill and barely made it.

If anyone can find out please send mommy and the rest of us Birdie friends a note.

Always looking out for my pals! Jimmy Hendrix and mommy

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Come visit me, Jimmy Hendrix.

04/29/2008 08:08.32 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Oscar
Thanks for the nice welcome. I love my name too. My friends at the pet store picked it out and my pet dad loved it. I can't wait to get in trouble with you. Wait, did I say that out loud? He he. I love to play and get into things. I'm just learning about new foods and snacks. Yesterday dad gave me some of his mango. I do hope he eats more mangos. It was so tasty.
Scream at you later. Here's a vote.

Come visit me, Sasha & Sputnik.

04/29/2008 07:42.39 AM Report This Comment  
  Hi from Max (the WonderBird!)
Hey Oscar! What's happening? I had such a great day today on Jake's page in Charleston with my own true love Miracle. Did you see us? Isn't she cute? Cya...

Come visit me, Maxie WonderBird -Thanks for BOTD! & 10 Grand HOF Club - Welcomes DIXIE!!.

04/28/2008 07:43.16 PM Report This Comment  
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