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Heart of Feathers Education & Training for Companion Birds 

Sheila S.Blanchette
Certified Parrot Behavior Consultant/ Trainer

In Business Since 2015

Insured and Bonded

(978) 352 -0595

Education, Enrichment, and Empowerment



MSPCA Nevins Farm 

The mission of the MSPCA-Angell is to protect animals, relieve their suffering, advance their health and welfare, prevent cruelty, and work for a just and compassionate society.(Methuen, MA)

Foster Parrots Sanctuary:

Providing place, peace and protection for captive parrots (Hope Valley, RI)


Rhode Island Parrot Rescue:

Rescue: Birds are surrendered for a variety of reasons. Some come from loving homes and were loved enough to be surrendered. Others have been abused, neglected or their owners have become disinterested. We do not judge anyone who contacts us. We are here to make a positive difference by helping in any way we can. (Warwick, RI)

Quaker Parrot Society:

QPS strives to provide factual, detailed information on Quakers as companion parrots through education, encourages legalization of Quakers in states where they are currently banned, and strives to prevent further restriction of ownership, promotes protection and preservation of Quaker natural habitats, and supports and encourages veterinary and avicultural research of all avian species.

Connecticut Parrot Society:

CPS offers members monthly opportunities to socialize, show their birds, learn about different parrot species, and exchange ideas about parrot care.  (Middletown, CT)

More Options:

Here are other wonderful websites:

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Barbara Heidenreich – Force Free Animal Training - 'Barbara teaches learning theory as described by the science of behavior analysis. She is also passionate about teaching excellent animal training practical application skills.'   

   and her the webinar recordings

Lara Joseph -The Animal Behavior Center - 'Our core values lie in teaching others the strength of the relationship people and animals can have by interacting through providing choice with positive reinforcement training and applications in behavior analysis.'​   

  and her webinar recordings

Dr. Susan Friedman – BehaviorWorks - 'She is a psychology professor at Utah State University who has pioneered the application of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to captive and companion animals." 

 and her written work

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