Sara Rayner Raleigh, North Carolina Christy (the owner) is absolutely fantastic! With the COVID-19 crisis, we couldn't visit our bird as he grew, so she took pics of him & gave us phone updates on his growth every 2 wks. He's healthy, happy & inquisitive. Aviary gets an A++ from us! 5/21/2020 5:41:49 PM
Thank you Sara and Brian! I hope your home is filled with happy squawks for a long, long time!!
Amanda Meade Cary, North Carolina Got a Green Cheek Conure from Birdie Brains, and he is the sweetest thing. He warmed up to me within a few hours of being home and looks very healthy. The lady who runs the place is also very kind and helpful. Definitely a great place to get a bird 7/3/2019 3:01:04 AM
Linda Massie Monroe, Virginia This is a Wonderful place to get a feathered family member! These birds are high quality and hand raised with love! I got a Goffin Cockatoo and absolutely love this bird! Christy is always willing to answer any questions and replies quickly! 5/5/2019 4:36:34 PM
Katrina Weinstein Lexington, South Carolina You can tell Christy really cares about the birds she breeds. Informative, friendly, great communication. She's well organized and the birds are well cared for. Their behavior is testament they started out in a loving, nurturing environment. 4/2/2019 12:39:09 PM
Freddie Rodriguez Fayetteville, North Carolina Great commerchant 1/18/2019 10:16:42 PM
Lisa Oldham Jacksonville, North Carolina Christy is an amazing breeder. She is very knowledgeable and lets you know how your baby is doing with photos. Being a retired breeder myself, I appreciate the time she takes with the babies and their new families. Highly recommend this facility. 3/9/2018 7:45:41 AM
Thank you Lisa! Coming from another breeder, that is wonderful praise!
Teri Hubbard Huddleston, Virginia "Puck" is almost 6 months old & a total joy! I highly recommend if you are looking for a healthy bird to love for a lifetime that you contact Christy!! 10/14/2017 8:15:22 PM
Beverly McLaughlin Four Oaks, NC Great 10/11/2017 1:53:52 AM
Niki C. Raleigh, North Carolina Got our blue quaker "Opie". Outstanding communication, healthy happy birds! Visited Opie before he was weaned was so helpful to preparing for him! Now hes home and we couldn't be happier! Christy gave us the confidence we needed Will buy from again 9/8/2017 11:51:52 PM
Jen Simonetti Blacksburg, Virginia Christy is amazing. I got my wonderful Cockatoo from her. I was so impressed with the cleanliness of her home and how much she cares about her chicks. She is willing to go the extra mile for her customers. I recommend her to everyone. 5/26/2017 4:07:12 AM
Aseelah Smith Chesterfield, Virginia Great experience! Christy was knowledgeable and friendly. I Couldn't have asked for a sweeter bird and she is turning out to be absolutely gorgeous! Thank you for everything 3/25/2017 12:57:20 PM
chelsie saldi Longmont, Colorado My Bubbles is a very happy bird the vet said I'm lucky to have such a quality conure. He is already talking after 3 weeks. 5/2/2016 5:20:29 PM
jennifee niles, Ohioto Excellent breeder. She was knowledgeable and her birds are healthy well cared for and beautiful. 4/29/2016 6:18:57 PM
Stephanie Cruz Richmond, Virginia I highly recommend Birdie Brains. Christy is always so helpful and knowledgeable. She takes pride in what she does and takes great care of all her "babies". 4/24/2016 8:33:31 PM
Michelle Gilliam Denton, Maryland Christy was very welcoming and helpful. We explained we were first time bird owners ad she helped us every step of the way. 4/21/2016 9:56:12 AM
Kim Taylor Cumberland, Virginia Christy is amazing. I just recently purchased a second bird from Christy. I love my babies, they are both so sweet and loving. Christy is so helpful and always willing to talk. Christy gives great advice and is very knowledgeable! 4/21/2016 12:46:41 AM
Akiyah Hawaryat Richmond, Virginia Excellent Breeder - Very Professional! My birdie is so sweet and loves people and gets along with other birds. She cuddles up with me and my son like a little puppy. I can tell she was very well breed and raised. She is so smart. Thanks Christy. 4/20/2016 11:53:45 PM
Todd Jarrell Kinsale, Virginia Christy is awesome. She is a caring loving breeder and it shows in the quality of her birds. I recommend her to anyone and if/when in the future I decide to get another I will go to her without hesitation. 8/3/2015 11:21:14 PM
neenah Donnelly Oriska, North Dakota She was fantastic I was kept posted right from hatch to delivery.. Every two weeks new pictures were posted out was like being there.. When my Bird arrived it was like I knew her. Crate was big and new the bird was everything she said. Very happy. 7/11/2015 1:47:05 AM
terrisue malone Springfield, Ohio Very friendly and knowledgeable about their birds. It was wonderful seeing the new pictures and live video of my new baby. Thank you for your kindness and an open door for help in the future with Jax!! 5/20/2015 9:28:19 AM
Cara Gainesville, Virginia Adopted a sun conure from Christy at Birdie Brains Aviary. He is an extremely sweet and happy bird. It was a great experience! 9/15/2014 10:51:52 AM
Thanks Cara - and I can see from his photos that you are definitely keeping him happy too! Christy
Pat Front Royal, Va The experience was awesome. As first time bird owners Christy took the time to help us find the perfect bird for us and educate us on the care of our bird. Even after we got our bird home she has always been there to answer any questions we may have. We were so please with the care she takes of her birds and the willingness to be there for her clients that we decided to go back and get a second bird. We couldn't be happier the we found Christy to help us find the perfect additions to our family. 6/12/2014 9:08:45 AM
Thank you Pat and April! Your willingness to learn and work with the babies made the difference from just pets, to family members! Christy
Suzanne Wayne, IL Christie truly cares about every bird she breeds. She was super easy to reach, very prepared, extremely organized, and an excellent communicator throughout the entire process. She made buying a bird from out of state a very comfortable experience. 6/11/2014 9:34:56 AM
Thanks Suzanne! Cooper will be a wonderful companion for life, and I'm so happy that my family is now part of yours! Christy
David Petersburg, Va Wonderful experience! Top Notch Operation! 6/10/2014 5:57:37 PM
Thanks David! And you would know since you've got a couple of our babies and often show up to volunteer your time with the babies! Thank you so much!!
Jean Great breeder and easy to work with. Love that she raised the birds in a "normal" home environment so they settle so quickly in the new setting 6/9/2014 12:24:24 PM
And thank you, for adding another baby to your flock from our flock! Christy
valerie portsmouth, Virginia Awesome babies, Christy is a wonderful person who cares about the baby birds she is selling and the did parent to be. I always tell people of her website to check out when I am in local pet supplies and their looking at parrots. Love the fact you can get bird toys at such great prices. 6/9/2014 5:57:32 AM
Aha! You're the one that a lady mentioned to me who told her to come to the aviary to see the babies. Mystery solved, and thanks for the good word of mouth!!! Christy
Shawn Newport News, VA These are the friendliest bird babies that I have seen here in Virginia. I have visited Birdie Brains Aviary many times before and after I had purchased my Greenwing Macaw. Christy is very friendly and will help with any questions you may have when It comes to many different birds. I am one of those an annoying people who has 1000 questions and never does she let me know that I am difficult, annoying or an inconvenience. Christy’s always had the same great customer service with me since the ve 6/8/2014 1:04:58 PM
High praise Shawn, Thank you so much! Yes, you do ask a lot of questions, but they have all been good, pertinent ones!! Christy
Joy We would recommend this breeder to anyone looking for a bird. Christy's place is clean and the birds are very social. She is very knowledgable and is very willing to share that knowledge with you. We felt that Christy truly loved every little bird in her care and wanted the best for each. 6/8/2014 9:56:40 AM
As long as it is fun to do a job you love it, and it usually shows! Thanks for observing how much I love my job! Christy
Carl Silver Spring, MD Can't say enough good things about this breeder. 6/7/2014 9:54:17 PM
Thank you Carl, I'm proud to have you own one of our babies! Christy
Anne Chantilly, VA Birdie Brains Aviary was wonderful. If we consider and future birds to add to our family this is the only breeder I will consider. Wonderful birds, clean, and helpful to no end. Answers all of our questions and goes above and beyond just being a seller. Christy and her staff are amazing. 6/7/2014 9:22:27 PM
It was a joy to work with you and your dad. - keep sending the Angel updates, I love seeing them!
Sam Christies birds are amazing, I have had a wonderful experience 6/7/2014 9:21:23 PM
Thank you, Shasta will be your best friend for life!! Christy
Victor I purchased a double yellow head amozon and you are all right BIRDIE BRAINS AVIARY is the best I highly recommend B.B.A.to any one we are so happy with our parrot ann THANK YOU CHRISTY you are the best bird SELLER. 10/15/2013 2:38:23 PM
Thank you Victor!Let me know when Vicky starts singing!! Christy
Eileen Theodore, AL I LOVE Birdie Brains Aviary! I purchased a Mollucan Cockatoo. She is the sweetest thing ever! She has been well socialized. She will go to anyone! She also has never bitten a soul! I have another bird that I did not get from BBA and she will only go to me and will bite anyone else! What a joy it is when someone visits me that my Birdie Brains cockatoo is so loving to them! Thanks Christy! Roxy is the best!! 10/9/2013 9:29:29 AM
Thank you Eileen!! Roxy is definitely a treat for anyone to have around, her disposition is just about perfect!! Christy
Erin Montpelier, Va Birdie Brains is the very best. Christy sells the best birds ever. Would never go to a different breeder. She is extremely knowledgeable and helps put you with the best bird. We love her 2/23/2013 12:07:06 PM
Thanks Erin - I'm looking forward to working with you and whichever baby you choose next! Christy
Jeff Great Falls, VA Enjoyed our dealings with Christy. We love our conure! 2/22/2013 10:50:20 AM
Gracie should be the happiest Green Cheek around with her birdie mansion and all the love she is receiving!! Christy
Angela Glen Allen, Virginia I met Christy the day before Christmas Eve. What an incredible lady. I wish I had the pleasure of meeting her a long time ago. She helped me with a baby parrotlet that I bought from the worst breeder. Christy saved my birds life. I nominated Christy for an act of kindness and it was on the news. I am very blessed to have such a wonderful person as a friend and someone that I can buy my next bird from. 2/22/2013 10:45:58 AM
Lovey is a very lucky little bird, and very strong too! She is lucky you chose her because most new owners would not have gone to the lengths you did to keep her alive. I'm fortunate that she brought your family into our lives and I've now got a new, good friend! Christy
Gigetta Carrillo Montpelier, Va Christy, is amazing and extremely knowledgable about ALL of her birds and very forthcoming with educating others about the birds that she breeds. Christy's, birds are very social and friendly as well as adorable and funny. Christy, not only helps you thru the choosing and buying process, she is with you every step of the way afterwards as well. Cage, toys, and food as well as boarding and taking care of your bird when you go on vacation. Always, ready with advice and willing to help. 2/10/2013 7:54:49 PM
Thank you Gigi! I know that Indi will flourish under your care - she's talking already!! Keep in touch. Christy
Goran Richmond, VA Birdie Brains Aviary (BBA) is a first rate breeder that goes the extra mile to ensure customer satisfaction and the very best breeding conditions and upbringing for all of its birds. My family purchased a Green Wing Macaw from BBA that is the gentlest, goofiest, nicest, and kindest Macaw. I know our Macaw's disposition is the result of her proper and socialized upbringing during the first six months of her life at BBA. My family and I recommend BBA to anyone considering purchasing a parrot. 12/1/2012 12:24:36 AM
Thanks Goran, it's easy to go 'the extra mile' when you love your job! And thank you for the help with the Birdie Cam! Christy
Angela D. Porter Piedmont, South Carolina Wonderful breeder ! I dealt with Christy through the process of purchasing my beloved Gabby a Blue and Gold Macaw. I couldn't be more happy and blessed with my wonderful girl ! Highly recommend Birdie Brains Aviary to any one that wants a smooth and trouble free delivery of there precious new baby. Christy is always there with any questions or concerns you might have no matter how minor or big it is. They are a fantastic Breeder with the up most integrity. 11/26/2012 10:16:03 PM
Thank you Angela!! I look forward to helping you with Gabby, and any additional parrots you may want in the future! Christy
esther north chesterfield, va The quality of birds and service is beyond excellent. The birds are beautiful, healthy and the environment is very clean 7/11/2012 9:02:53 AM
Thank you Esther! I still can't believe DarLynn is talking already. You must be doing everything right!
Karla Chester, VA She was an absolute pleasure to work with. Being a first time bird owner, she was able to answer all of my questions and help me decide which bird was the best for me. I will certainly be back for more birds in the future. 7/10/2012 3:31:24 PM
Karla, Whiskey will be a wonderful companion for a long, long time - just try not to spoil her too much!
carol I wanted to say that Christy was great and patient to work with I bought a CAG off her and she is so sweet and beautiful I had so many questions and she answered all of them to the best of her knowledge she kept in contact with me through emails and phone calls she also updated pics of our baby I WOULD recommend her to anyone our baby Bella arrived here perfectly she really cares for her babies thank you Christy for doing a great job with her! 5/11/2012 5:41:09 PM
Thank you Carol! Bella was so easy to work with, and I know she'll have a great home with you.
Jessica Wonderful breeder!!! Highly recomend!! 4/24/2012 9:54:58 PM
Thank you Jessica! I appreciate your endorsement!
Ute Kalamazoo, MI We love our new caique!!! He is healthy, happy, and very tame! It is evident that he was handled very well as a youngster! Christy is knowledgeable and generous with her time (we had LOTS of questions!) The delivery via Delta was seamless. Thanks, Christy! 1/7/2012 3:31:25 PM
Thank you Ute - I love families with lots of questions - I then know they want to learn as much as possible about their new family member! Christy
Linda Miami, Fl Could not be any happier with our white belly caique! He is so sweet and so happy. He came out of his crate ready to greet everyone. He's so good with my kids and just all around a great well adjusted bird. Christie is very knowledgable and helpful. Kai is our first bird I had so many questions and feel I made the best choice in getting our Caique from this breeder. If I ever get another bird I will definitely come back to Christy. 12/3/2011 8:50:55 PM
Thank You Linda! Whenever you are ready, let me know, and we'll do our best to deliver another "Kai" sweetie!
Jerrilynne Virginia Beach, Virginia CHRISTIE IS GREAT TO WORK WITH. 9/24/2011 12:36:49 PM
Thanks Jerrilynne! Let me know when your little guy starts to talk!
Bryan Austin, TX Christy is professional and very pleasant to deal with. She shipped our birds from Virginia to Texas with no problems. Very smooth transaction. Very pretty birds. Thanks! 6/3/2011 8:35:27 PM
Thank you Bryan! Please let me know when you get babies from the pair. Christy
Michael Philadelphia, PA I cannot say enough nice things about Birdie Brains Aviary! I loved working with Christy because you can tell she not only really cares about the birds but the people who will be caring for them. She always took the time to answer all my questions and offer helpfully suggestions. You and she have a dialogue not the usual lecture that I have found with other avian experts. The website is fantastic. the avian veterinarian could not stop raving about how sweet and nice Bela is. 5/3/2011 9:29:41 AM
Thank you Michael! You are an ideal client - you knew what you wanted and had already done much research into your specie, which helped enormously. I look forward to raising your next baby!
Denise DeBlois North Attleboro, MA Christy is a very good breeder. I have bought 4 birds from her and that alone will tell how much I trust and admire her. All her babies are very healthy. She cares for them in her home and gives them alot of TLC along with her family. All the babies are are well adjusted, used to people. They can be picked up and handled from start. I highly recommend her to everyone who wants a beautiful and well adjusted baby. 4/5/2010 12:23:06 PM
Thank you for the high praise Denise - I just love what I do! Christy
Katie Grand Junction, CO You are AWESOME! Your birds are so sweet - I love my cockatoo. Thank you 1/30/2009 8:59:57 PM
Thanks Katie - Keep in touch!
keriellen lohrman new port richey, fl. Christy is a great breeder.She makes sure everything is done right.We have met to trade off breeding stock for fresh bloodlines. The birds she has are #1 quality.I find her to be very trustworthy ,she has even picked up birds for me & dropped off birds to my clients. I have no problem sending someone to her on my recomendation. I know she will provide them with nothing but the best.It is nice to have other pros. out there you can count on. 9/9/2008 5:41:33 PM