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jules



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PostSubject: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21312th January 2012, 7:24 am

well not exactly toys,but jasper likes nothing more than to sit with an old envelope (i tear off the sticky bit) and shred it to pieces Smile

i've bought him one of those algave? wooden chewy toys for his birthday so i'm hoping he'll take to that to give him a change Smile
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21312th January 2012, 11:41 pm

Hi Jules
I hope you didn't get him the tool set otherwise he will be pulling his perch to bits lol
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jules



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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21313th January 2012, 1:59 am

well the airing cupboards just about in bits Shocked i seriously need to distract him away from there or there'll be no shelf left. he's already taken over a kitchen drawer and the top shelf of the cupboard lol!
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21323rd February 2012, 8:43 am

Elvis LOVES LOVES LOVES envelopes! He'll sit and wait for me to open mail, then I'll hand him take away menus, envelopes and other things while asking him to "file this for me, sweetie!" he'll shove bits inside other bits, then rip them all to tiny shreds lol
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21323rd February 2012, 9:19 am

Blacksheep.
Rubert lives in a box at the bottom of his cage, I use a beer box (great excuse for buying beer) but any box will do.

he hides in there and takes food in there and then a couple of days later and it's more beer. ooops sorry, sorry I meant a new box as he has wecked the other one
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21323rd February 2012, 9:23 am

lol!! I'll have to find a box for him, I don't drink beer but I spend a lot of time on eBay, that should result in a few boxes being sent to us Wink lol!
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21324th February 2012, 7:07 am

jasper is just the same regarding envelopes. he just knows when the postman has been,he cant wait for them to shred up Smile
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21324th February 2012, 7:56 am

Laughing awesome! I put toys in them sometimes and give them to him as Shut-Up-Gifts lol!
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21325th February 2012, 8:21 am

that's a good idea,i'll have to try that tomorrow i we get any post. hopefully jasper will think he has a new toy Smile
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21326th February 2012, 5:08 am

I wrap cereal and toys in newspaper sometimes too, gives him something to do lol. Sometimes I lay out a sheet of news paper, then scatter seeds and nuts all over it, roll it up carefully then twist over and over until its very tight, then give it to him, so every layer he gets off there is nummy things as a reward. He tends to untwist, shake and eat LOL
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21328th February 2012, 3:05 am

i did try with treats once,i put his favourite almonds in news paper. he didn't touch them,he left them for days,i don't think he got the idea of what to do Smile
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange21329th February 2012, 8:29 am

lol aww! I got the idea over christmas, he wanted to help unwrap everything of mine, so I wrapped all his stuff LOL
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange2133rd March 2012, 7:15 am

Have you tried weaving strips of paper through the cage bars?

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there was more - but he's already shredded them and tossed them on the floor LMAO Takes about 10 minutes of work, he's helped me weave them (well read as ate most of them LOL) so it can take longer depending on the amount of 'help' received, they'll stay up for about three days, and you get the extra fun of hoovering tiny paper shreds every day, but I already have to hoover a metric ton of parrot food so life goes on Wink
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange2136th March 2012, 4:07 am

i've not tried with paper but he did have some of that woven palm leaf,i threaded that through. i cant remembe rnow what he did with it tbh,i ought to buy some more and see. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: shredding toys   shredding toys Orange2136th March 2012, 4:31 am

good excuse if there ever was one Laughing
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