We take care of all the flight/shipping arrangements for all our customers. All you have to do is pick up your bird at your nearest airport on the same day within 3 to 5 hrs. Simple and Safe! We ship daily, The airport is only 90 minutes away from our facility. All live birds are shipped by Airlines only. We do not ship by USPS this is illegal so please don’t ask. We ship World Wide.

We will coordinate flight times with our customers a few days in advance before the bird is being shipped (weather permitting). The customer is supplied with the airline, flight number(s), air waybill/tracking number, and flight arrival time prior to departure.

It is recommended that the customer arrives at the airport no later than the expected flight arrival time so that your bird is not waiting at the airport for any length of time.

We will contact our customer once again on the day of shipment before the bird departure from our aviary. A return call, text or e-mail to Live Parrots Shop, letting us know that the bird(s) arrived safely is greatly appreciated.

Shipping is free for all states within the USA, but costs a token of $50 for all international deliveries.

Any bird that leaves our aviary must be paid in full before the bird is shipped.

We offer shipping within the U.S. We offer international shipping to any other country.

Shipping FAQs

How does shipping work?

We take care of the flight/shipping arrangements for all our customers. All a customer has to do is to pick up their baby at their nearest airport with a Valid I.D. Simple and Safe!

We’ll coordinate flight times with our customers a few days in advance before the bird is being shipped (weather permitting). We’ll drop off the bird at our airport and the customer will pick up the bird at their nearest major airport. Customers is supplied with the airline, flight number(s), air waybill number, and flight arrival time prior to departure. A direct flight will arrive within 3-6 hours depending on your state.

Is shipping safe for the birds?

Yes, of course!!! Our pet carriers are well designed to ensure our bird(s) enjoy their flight to their destination. We provide food, water, and soft bedding inside the shipping carriers to make sure the baby is comfortable while traveling. In addition, we train our bird(s) to be in a pet carrier daily for a few mins to ensure they don’t get stressed while traveling during their flight.

What is inside/on top of the shipping carrier?

A weaned bird comes with extra food (Pellets/Seeds mix) inside a ziplock lock bag that will last you a few days.
Un-weaned bird comes with a hand-feeding syringe, pellets/seeds that the baby is being weaned on and baby formula that will last you a few days.

Manila folder with an Avian vet health certificate, disease testing lab report, bird care (Tips and Advice), favorites fruits/veggies list and hatch certificate is attached on top of every shipping carrier.

Do we guarantee our shipping and what’s the return policy?

Yes, all our birds are guaranteed to arrive at your airport safely. All sales are final when the birds are shipped. There are no returning birds. We have a 24 hour limit of notification, after delivering the birds, of any death at the point of delivery, specified on the order. Immediate inspection is necessary to ensure damage didn’t occur during shipping and the birds are alive at delivery. We will replace the dead bird or refund the cost of the bird immediately, but not the shipping cost( for international deliveries) (Don’t worry, this has never happened to us).