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Facts about me

Breed
Cockatoo
Color
Age
Sex
Male
Pet ID
5904200

My story

Hi, my name is Tony! I'm a Lesser Sulphur-crested cockatoo. I'm a bit choosy when it comes to who I like, but I'm really sweet once I get to know you. I like to cuddle up underneath your chin while you pet me. I adore under wing rubs and clack my beak while receiving them. I'm really good at chewing up pieces of wood and I'm the only bird at the Refuge who had his very own toy box at the bottom of my cage. Lucky bird, huh?
Rescue

a Refuge for Saving the Wildlife, Incorporated

Contact info
Pet ID
5904200
Contact
Richard S Weiner
Address
3149 Dundee Road, Suite # 229, Northbrook, IL 60062

Their adoption process

Additional adoption info

All of our animals have an individualized fee associated with their adoption which is based upon the vet fees incurred. Please contact us for an adoption application. There will then be a phone interview, home inspection, and then you will visit with the birds to help determine which bird is appropriate for your home.

Go meet their pets

Currently, you can meet our pets online at http://rescuethebirds.org/content/section/6/32/. Once you have submitted an application and had both a phone interview and home inspection, you will be invited to come meet some of the birds in person.

More about this rescue

We are a not-for-profit, no-kill parrot rescue, rehabilitation, education and adoption shelter.

We are accredited by the Association of Avian Rescue Organizations (AARO) and licensed by the Illinois Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Animal Welfare to provide for adoptions. We are also a member of the Society of Animal Welfare Administrators.