The PFMA is holding a Parrot Symposium on 21 September to provide a “unique” learning and networking opportunity for parrot experts and enthusiasts.
Held at Chester Zoo, the event aims to:
- Deliver the latest knowledge on parrot nutrition and welfare
- Provide an opportunity for all attendees to take part in discussions
- Identify key educational messages for parrot owners and next steps in scientific research
- Ensure a networking opportunity for parrot professionals, feed industry experts and parrot keepers
Confirmed speakers to date include: Vicki Baldrey MRCVS (Avian Vet and lecturer at Royal Veterinary College); Alan Jones MRCVS (chairman of The Parrot Society UK); Dr Tariq Abou-Zahr DipECZM(Avian) MRCVS (Exotic Animal Veterinary Surgeon).