- ADELAIDE — Cockatiel Haven
Maureen Hodge, from O’Sullivan Beach, who is a registered wildlife carer, provides a meticulous service, looking after pet birds while their owners are away. Phone 08 8382 0624
- BRISBANE — Beaks Bird Minding
Margaret Uhr provides luxury accommodation for birds at Samford, on Brisbane’s outskirts, where clients’ birds are looked after as if they were her own pets.
- GOLD COAST — Parrot Rescue Centre
Zartita Garozzo operates the Parrot Rescue Centre in the Gold Coast Hinterland, where she looks after birds for people on vacation or working away.
- MELBOURNE — Bird Boarding Services & Supplies
Nikki Arkinstall operates her business from commercial premises in Coburg. She lives upstairs and provides first class care.
- MELBOURNE — Wagalot Pet Care
Samantha Shaw’s business is based in Melbourne’s western suburbs, where she looks after birds in a specially set up area in her home as well as travelling to care for aviary birds.
- PERTH — Paws, Claws & Beaks
Bob and Margaret Patterson, are dedicated bird keepers who provide boarding services for birds, dogs and cats at their rural property not far from Perth Airport.
- SYDNEY — Friendly Bird Inn
Lisa Kearney provides bird boarding services in her home, with priority given to social contact. Fresh fruit and vegetables are fed.