Companion Parrots Re-Homed in Pineville, North Carolina, and Foster Parrots Ltd. in Rockland, Massachusetts, have parrots available for adoption. Potential adopters must fill out an adoption application and meet each org... More » Pets & Animals Birds Parrots

Online classifieds, such as Craigslist, often have listings for puppies that are free to a good home. Though Craigslist prohibits the sale of animals, rehoming is permitted for free or for a small adoption fee. Most loca... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

Free or very inexpensive hens are available from chicken rescues, which find new homes for commercial layer hens after their production declines. These homes also get younger hens from other sources. More »

Find African Grey Parrots available for adoption from Lonely Grey Rescue, Miss Vicki's Parrot Village, A Refuge for Saving the Wildlife, Inc., and the nonprofit Jojo the Grey. Prospective owners can check what birds are ... More » Pets & Animals Birds Parrots

A parrot talks by controlling the muscles in its throat and redirecting the airflow from its lungs in order to create tones, whistles and human sounds. Parrots are natural-born imitators, which allows them to mimic speci... More »

Parrots learn to speak by mimicking the sounds they hear. People who talk to their parrots will notice that as long as the bird is happy and healthy, it will begin to mimic the sounds it hears, which may be its owner's w... More »

Parrots live in just about all of the tropical climate zones around the world, showing up in Central and South America, southern Africa, south Asia and Australia. There are more than 350 different species that fit under ... More »