Loriinae Exotics - Environmental Enrichment

Links & Resources  

Here are some other websites that we have found to be useful and informative for novice enthusiasts as well as professional breeders. Each link will open in a new window:

American Board of Veterinary Practitioners
Easily search for veterinarians who are board certified in avian medicine

American Lory Society
An organization dedicated to the collection and dissemination of information on the care and breeding of lories

The American Zoo & Aquarium Association (AZA)
Find zoos and aquariums in your area

Avian Biotech
An international team of avian professionals providing services such as DNA fingerprinting, disease testing, and DNA sexing.

Avian Connection 
Hosted by Avian Biotech, the Avian Connection is an online community for bird lovers, breeders and owners seeking to buy, sell or trade birds.

BirdLife International 
A partnership that works to improve the quality of life for birds, for other wildlife, and for people.

Convention of International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) 
An international agreement between Governments whose aim is ensuring that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival.

Cuttlebone Plus 
Maker of Avico Lory Life nectar, this informative site also includes various parrot-related links and an online store featuring various diets, accessories, and nestboxes.

Edible Flowers for Parrots 
An excellent article that details plants and flowers that are safe for Lories

Exclusively Lories - Lories Wanted & Available 
Free online bulletin board for buying and selling lories

International Species Information System (ISIS) 
An information system for wild animal species held in captivity. Useful for determining the number of an particular species or subspecies that can be found in zoos globally (Follow the 'Species Holdings' link from the main page).

Lexicon of Parrots 
Includes pictures and information on all species and subspecies of parrots in a searchable database

Lorikeets.com 
An excellent information source. Includes articles, photos, and general information about companion lorikeets

Loro Parque Fundacion 
A non-profit organization operating on an international basis to promote the conservation of parrots and their habitats

Mazuri  
A subsidiary of Purina Mills, Inc. that manufactures high-quality diets for exotic animals

Nekton Products 
A leading European specialist with over 30 years of experience in developing & manufacturing species-specific pet food supplements and complete diets for birds.

ZuPreem
A manufacturer of high-quality exotic animal diets