Not Many People Know About This Parrot Sanctuary Right Here In Rhode Island

Most of us have a soft spot in our hearts for animals. Whether they be the barnyard variety or the more domesticated furry felines and fuzzy puppies, we just melt when we encounter these adorable creatures. In Rhode Island, there is an organization that feels the same way about our feathered friends. This little-known parrot sanctuary is the largest avian rescue group in the Northeast and has saved hundreds of exotic birds and given them new homes.

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Foster Parrots isn’t the only organization in Rhode Island keeping our animal friends safe. Check out this colorful refuge that is home to some very cheerful pigs!