Nourishing and Protecting Animals and Their Worlds Near and Far…
Lafeber Company promotes avian and animal conservation by promoting awareness, helping local communities, consulting and teaching.
Find out more about Lafeber Conservation’s contribution to parrot conservation in Central America.
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On a recent parrot conservation trip to Paraguay, Dr. LoraKim Joyner confirmed the heavy toll of poaching to supply the international illegal wildlife trade in parrots. Traffickers design suitcases to incubate eggs and transport very young chicks, even before their eyes open.Read More
Rosa, a rescued scarlet macaw in Honduras, lived a brief life, but shone brightly throughout her time on the planet. We honor her here, remember her, and let her beauty inspire us to care for the parrots of this earth.Read More
Conservationists are endangered in Latin America, working under challenging and risky conditions. Yet they produce outstanding results, such as shared recently at the Mesoamerican Psittacine Symposium in BeliZe City, BelizeRead More
People love their homed parrots in Honduras, bringing company and beauty into their lives This behavior however is devastating the wild parrot population and results in low welfare conditions for the birds in the home. We can help the people care for their parrots better, both in the wild and the home.Read More
Journey with Dr. LoraKim Joyner now as she travels to the Pacific coast of Honduras and visits families with homed parrots. Such visits shed light on the species of parrots present in the area, the illegal wildlife trade, and the values, knowledge, and awareness of community members.Read More