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Parrot Island - Exotic Bird Sanctuary

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5090 Mackinnon Rd, Peachland, British Columbia V0H 1X2, Canada
+1 250-767-9030
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Some beautiful Birds

This stop wasn't quite what i expected. Then again I am not sure what I expected. yes the birds are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Calgary, Canada
Love their cause

Love the cause of this little rescue, the birds seem well looked after and you can tell the owners... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
Paige G
via mobile
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5090 Mackinnon Rd, Peachland, British Columbia V0H 1X2, Canada
+1 250-767-9030
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This stop wasn't quite what i expected. Then again I am not sure what I expected. yes the birds are in a large room all in cages but they look well taken care of and hearing about the 'loan' program is heart warming. You can...More

Thank CJ K
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Love the cause of this little rescue, the birds seem well looked after and you can tell the owners really care about them. Easy to spend 45 minutes or so in here talking to each bird, some of them are quite the character. Worth the...More

Thank Paige G
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The bird sanctuary is an excellent learning experience. Set up to first watch a two minute video and then a visit with the caretakers to learn more about parrots in captivity. Consider donating to the educational learning and year round caring for these birds.

Thank 267ricky
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A bunch of supposedly rescued birds in a big row of cages? I wouldn't call that an attraction. I would hardly call it rescue either. The birds are totally penned in, in very confined cages. I'd say it's more a bird prison than a sanctuary....More

2  Thank FilmEatDive
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The sanctuary is really quite simple. It's just one long room with many cages of parrots. But these people really deserve the support for their work with these parrot rescues. It must be heartbreaking to need to rescue so many and such a commitment once...More

Thank Gazorninplat
Reviewed 31 July 2017

My family and I LOVED our visit here :) Every bird was breathtakingly beautiful :) I really hope the man running the place starts to get people to sign waivers! He gets people to watch a video stressing not to put your fingers in the...More

Thank Panda-Princezz
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful learning experience. The gentleman who runs the place and takes care of all the parrots really cares about teaching children about the reality of owning a parrot. He speaks to them and not the adults. Highly recommended.

Thank Karin L
Reviewed 9 July 2017

First, loving animals is helpful, and I say this because it might help you uunderstsnd the zeal and committment of the man who owns this place. He has you listen/watch a short video before you go in...and it really helps to pay attention . He...More

Thank delyn35
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Great experience here - this place is worth the visit. Run by a lovely and dedicated couple who are so knowledgeable and committed to the cause. We learnt a lot.

Thank 265susan
Reviewed 7 June 2017

It is heartwarming to see Ray the owner so compassionate about taking care of rescued parrots. People buy parrots and realize that they scream which results in them being returned. This place is wonderful for families and educational outings. Parrots are noisy by nature I...More

Thank 2parrotsforever
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