Bird Adoptions / Referrals

There are so many birds needing homes out there. If you are considering another bird, please think about adopting one. There are several local adoption facilities that have many wonderful birds.


There are several local adoption facilities that have many wonderful birds.

SBBS Referral

Janet and Marie welcome your e-mails, and we are here to help you with adoption (re-homing), rescue as well as education regarding your beloved parrot(s). Our goal is to assist you with referrals and to help you in finding the best home for your bird(s) should the need arise.

When contacting either Janet or Marie via email, please include your name and a contact phone number. Our goal is to assist, direct and help to give you suggestions regarding re-homing or keeping your bird.

Janet Ragonesi – [email protected]


Education, Adoptions, Rescue and Rehoming or Sanctuary Organizations
Many of these groups have websites – take a look!

The organizations listed below are presented to assist a visitor to the website with a list of organizations that educate, adopt, rescue, rehome or relinquish your bird(s) to a sanctuary. South Bay Bird Society is a 501(c)3 Public Benefit all volunteer organization. SBBS Officers, Board of Directors or members are not responsible for the policies, service or any fees associated with the organizations listed.

Fine Feathered Friends Foundation
(310) 541-2468

The Gabriel Foundation
(303) 629-5900

The Lily Sanctuary
(714) 442-9474

Oasis Sanctuary
(502) 212-4737

Parrots First
(866) 248-7670, ext. 5937

PEAC (Parrot Education and Adoption Center)
San Diego

Southern Nevada Parrot Education, Rescue & Rehoming Society
(702) 856-3300

Santa Barbara Bird Sanctuary
(805) 565-1807