Alexa’s Reach

In his latest column, Morty sends off  some interesting advice to a frantic Sherri. Sherri's still dealing with her own Alexa issues.  Morty, in his usual offbeat wisdom, also tries to pawn off one of his own technological nemesis while passing along support and suggestions to Sherri. Read Morty's advice to Sherri in the latest … Continue reading Alexa’s Reach

Beneath the Cage Grate – February edition

In his latest Beneath the Cage Grate column, Morty tells of a letter he recently received from Rocco, another African Grey who is having a very challenging time with a demonic Alexa. Rocco's Alexa keeps getting him into trouble, and if he can't find a way to stave off his Alexa's foul language and bad … Continue reading Beneath the Cage Grate – February edition

Technology Hijinks

Sherri's latest articles is a perfect complement to Morty's, both offering readers cautionary tales of how technology, while useful in some ways, can also run amuck, causing chaos among all members of the household - including inquisitive birdies. Click here to read how a Christmas gift led Sherri, Bubbles and Zack to have an interesting … Continue reading Technology Hijinks

News on the Wing: New Year Edition

We've collected some of the best tweets and articles from around the globe for the new year's edition of News on the Wing. Click here to read about endangered birds, new conservation efforts, the decline of a Mexico City amphibian cultural icon, and how your old Christmas tree can provide winter shelter and a feeding … Continue reading News on the Wing: New Year Edition

Beneath the Cage Grate: Vroom Vroom Roomba

Twas the day after Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring because of that runaway Roomba Alexa gave mother for Christmas!  Honestly, I could just spit seeds!  Just when you thought it was safe to take a stroll around the apartment, that ditzy Alexa strikes again! Morty's challenges with Alexa continue.  … Continue reading Beneath the Cage Grate: Vroom Vroom Roomba

Season’s Greetings from the Roost!

To all of us here at The Roost, we want to extend our best wishes to everybirdie for a very Merry Christmas and all the best for 2019! May your birdie stockings be brimming with your favourite nom noms and your dreams filled with visions of new toys, tasty treats and many, and oodles of … Continue reading Season’s Greetings from the Roost!

Birds can feel the magic of the holiday season too!

It starts on November 1, inspiring over seven weeks of bright eyes, excitement, and good behavior. It is the ringtone that only mommy can hear:  “Hello? Hi, Santa!”  Bubbles and Zack begin their posturing and charm as they know the holidays are on the horizon and they’re on Santa’s radar for good behavior!  The holidays … Continue reading Birds can feel the magic of the holiday season too!