Website of rescue: www.avianandexoticparrotrescue.co.uk
Where rescue is based: (Mansfield, Notts)
Where rescue rehome to: East Midlands, but we do have members Nationwide.
Type of animal(s) Rescue deals with: all psittacines
Is Rescue breed specific? Please explain either way: We will take all breeds of birds from Finches to Macaws.
Do you neuter all animals before leaving for forever homes where applicable? Please explain either way: All birds are vet checked before being re-homed.
Do you always home check?: Yes, this is a must.
If applicable do you always vaccinate?: If vaccinations are needed.
If applicable do you always worm/flea treat?: Yes if advised by the vet.
If applicable do you microchip?: No, to traumatic for birds.
Do you provide insurance when rehoming to new owners?: No, but we do recommend good insurance companies.
Will you always take the animal back no matter what? If not please explain under what circumstances etc: Yes, the birds will always be accepted back to the rescue, no matter what the problem.
Rough ‘donation’ guide per animal, please also explain what this involves: Yearly Membership fee of £25 to foster, adoption fee varies depending on breed of bird. For example £5 for a finch, £40 for African Grey, £100 for Macaw.
Can RHU staff/volunteers contact you about animals needing rescue backup that have been posted in our ‘backup needed’ section?: Yes most definitely.