The VisionGiving parrots a brighter tomorrow.

We will continue to educate the public to the plight of homeless/unwanted parrots in hopes of diminishing the need for parrot rescues. We will continue to expand to meet the ever increasing need for placement of homeless parrots as our population ages and the life span of parrots continues increase until such time as the need for our services diminishes.
You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamedAntoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince

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The Mission StatementWe put parrots first.

The Parrot Outreach Society is a non-profit organization whose sole concern is parrot welfare in captivity and conservation of wild parrots. We are an outreach and placement program which places into safe custody, parrots which are abandoned, abused, or in need of a home for any reason.

Parrots are intelligent, highly social and complex beings with a life span of up to 80 years. The individual bird’s best interest and well being of the present flock will determine if a parrot is accepted into the organization.

We actively support networking with other parrot welfare groups, animal welfare organizations, the veterinary community, conservation organizations and the general public. Education is of the utmost importance concerning the well being of a parrot and its ability to successfully live with its human companions.


The DetailsSee exactly how we accomplish our goals.

  • Step 1: Careful Planning

    Fiscal responsibility through:

    • Retail income
    • Fundraisers
    • Active Facebook page with donate button
    • Ongoing activities and campaigns

  • Step 2: The Parrots

    Finding the right home for our parrots by:

    • Visit us to meet the birds and see who clicks with you
    • Complete an adoption application
    • Have a home visit done
    • Share 3 one hour visits with the bird you want to adopt
    • Take your new found friend home!

  • Step 3: Follow Through

    It doesn’t end with each adoption:

    • Return visits for retail purchases
    • Return visits for grooming
    • Join FB Parront group
    • Follow-up calls
    • Guaranteed return of bird so it always has a safe place to land

The TeamMeet our amazing staff.


Standards of Care

Parrot Outreach Society is a 501©(3), non-profit organization. We are a NO KILL organization working to create awareness of parrots throughout the world by supporting international conservation efforts and local public education regarding pet parrots.  We currently maintain 7 programs: education, rescue, rehabilitation, foster care, safe haven for parrots, adoption and conservation.


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Thank you to the Sarasota Community Foundation for granting us $500 to purchase more carriers! They have generously supplied this grant to assistance us with more carriers for emergencies such as when we evacuated for Hurricane Irma.


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A huge thank you to the Community Foundation of Sarasota County for their Immediate Impact Grant to help us purchase an AICU unit for our birds! This is a critical care unit that will also supply oxygen for sick birds. It can be very difficult to find an avian vet on weekends and this will allow us to provide appropriate care until the vet can be seen, along with the ability to care for birds who might need nebulizers as well .


We would like to thank the Stanley J. & Mildred L. Zamo Foundation for their generous gift of $3,250.00 for the purchase of new cages.