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    20 Things From Amazon That’ll Help Your Bird Get More Exercise

    From teeny skateboards to colorful shredding toys, your bird will never be bored again.

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    1. A tiny basketball hoop for your parrot to practice its all-star dunks. It's great for challenging them mentally as well as physically!

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    Promising review: "This is a great training toy. Construction is solid, including plastic backboard, which is made of a high quality material, very thick. The post screws into the backboard. The kit even includes a little screwdriver. She chirps when she hears the little balls jingle." —Veronica W

    Get it from Amazon for $11.95.

    2. A plastic "punching bag" complete with a bell to make your bird feel like they're in Rocky. It's also attached to a mirror for added stimulation.

    A blue parakeet playing with a red plastic punching bag toy
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    Promising review: "My parakeet LOVES this toy! It's his favorite. And when it's time to go to bed, he'll sit and snuggle next to it. If he's off doing something else, the Pineapple Green Cheek and the Cockatiel will go over and play with it. But not like the parakeet....he gives it a beating for 30 minutes at a time." —Dandy

    Get it from Amazon for $3.88.

    3. An all-natural, hanging coconut shell toy that is 100% safe for your bb to peck and tear apart all day. The varying textures can be a welcome change for your bird *and* match any jungle-y decor.

    A blue parrot sits on a coconut toy dangling from the ceiling
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    Promising review: "Let me start by saying I am absolutely fanatical about my bird's safety. I won't buy any bird toys that contain metal or wood that the manufacturer doesn't identify. This toy is absolutely wonderful. There's no metal, no composites, no questionable material of any kind. The rope is natural fiber, so I don't worry about ingestion or a stuck talon. There's no paint, dye, coloring or coating anywhere." —Brandi Beattie

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 or Subscribe & Save for $15.99/month.

    4. A clear, plastic food storage ball so your bird can feel like it's "foraging" for its meal, just like it would in the wild. It's also tough enough to handle the pecking and is easy to clean.

    A cockatoo pecks at a clear plastic dangling ball with food inside
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    Promising review: "The moment my bird saw me take it out of the box my he knew it was meant for him and got very excited even before I filled it with treats. He spent about a half hour slowly eating a nutriberry through the slots and then happily settled in for a nap. Great behavioral enrichment. Can be filled with anything large enough not to fall through the slots. Treats, daily veggies etc. Even some larger pellets. Should be easy enough to clean inside even if messy food is used. Going to be a favorite." —DD

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    5. An eye-catching wood block mobile your macaw won't be able to resist. It also comes with bells for added enticement so your bird will be anything but bored.

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    Promising review: "When I received this toy, I was more than impressed. It is the perfect size for what I wanted for my parrot not to mention how inexpensive it is. My Amazon has had her Chewing Block toy for several months. She plays with it every day by pushing it like a swing and waits for it to come back to it will rub her neck, just hysterical to watch. She likes to chew on the chewing blocks that are between the ABC blocks and she likes the rope too. My Amazon will get bored with her toys but, this toy is her number one favorite." —Donna Loves Reviews

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99.

    6. A bright-colored bell toy with two pull chains, each with an eye-catching bead to draw your bird's attention. It's simple, but enticing enough to keep them playing FOREVER.

    A green parakeet pulls on a bell's chain to ring it in its cage
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    Promising review: "My budgie Scuttle loves this bell! He rings it by pulling on the chain with his foot. He also sings to it. It's a winner." —Margaret D.

    Get it from Amazon for $3.88 or Subscribe & Save for $3.88/month.

    7. A dangling cage toy made of wood and other natural materials, perfect for small-to-medium birds to climb on and peck at.

    A beige dangling wood toy for birds
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    Promising review: "This toy is great quality, I love that it seems to be entirely natural material, and these little wicker balls are often a favorite of my two budgies." —cmosier

    Get it from Amazon for $3.64 or Subscribe & Save for $3.64/month.

    8. A woven-vine wall accessory that also comes with attached toys like porcupine balls, pacifiers, and other colorful goodies for your bird to endlessly poke at.

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    Promising review: "My parakeet loves this mat. I hung it next to a smaller one and she gets on and gnaws away. I made it into a trapeze which is easy to do with plastic links. The toys are a wonderful added feature and she loves nibbling on them. Well worth the money." —sorisa77

    Get it from Amazon for $10.98 or Subscribe & Save for $10.98/month.

    9. A geometric rubber ball with an inner bell — you can easily stash treats inside if your bird needs some motivation, and it's sturdy enough to handle a bit of wear and tear.

    A green parakeet next to a blue geometric dangling toy
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    Promising review: "This is the neatest toy, my bird loved it and I was able to stuff it with treats. It is very sturdy and durable." —Lisa :)

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99 or Subscribe & Save for $5.99/month.

    10. A vibrant chain-and-bell toy that your bird can tug at for ages but is still heavy-duty enough to make sure they never actually break it apart.

    A hand holding a lavender chain toy for birds
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This bell is AMAZING! My African Grey LOVES it! I like that she can not actually get to the piece inside so I don’t have to worry about her getting it loose. I highly recommend this toy! It’s safe, indestructible and my featherbaby loves it!" —Shanla

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in three sizes and six colors).

    11. A clanking metal toy to bring out the inner musician in your parrot. It also comes with beads to give it an extra clang (but is durable enough for even bigger birds).

    A scarlet macaw sits on a perch below a dangling metal toy
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    Promising review: "I must say this is one of the best out there. For big parrots this will last more than 15 min unlike others that are done in 15 min. Keeps my Scarlett Macaw busy. A bit loud but we are use to it. Been two weeks and still going. Ty finally a toy that lasts....." —William D.

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99.

    12. A hanging, multi-colored basket of knickknacks to encourage your bird's innate foraging instincts. With the assortment in textures and colors, there's bound to be something your parakeet will take an eye to.

    A green parrot sits on a perch next to a hanging basket of toys.
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    Promising review: "My Quaker parrot loves this thing. I get one delivered monthly with subscribe and save. It keeps her beak trim and keeps her busy so she doesn't go after household stuff." —Heather

    Get it from Amazon for $16.95 or Subscribe & Save for $16.95/month.

    13. A three-pack of neon-colored shredding toys filled with crinkly paper, bells, rattan balls, and other decorative accessories. Everything's packed tightly, so your bird won't be able to destroy this so easily.

    Three colorful shredded paper bird toys
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    Promising review: "Delivered new in package as described. Shredding material is packed tight and not loose which is great! This should make the toys last longer and be more challenging for birds." —Melanie K

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99.

    14. A whopping SEVEN-pack of swinging chew toys for your bird to explore. The variety of shapes and textures will keep them engaged for a long time, and you can install some in their cage and some outside of it.

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    Promising review: "I have four parakeets and they all love these toys. I've been slowly introducing the toys, joining them together and moving them around every other week, and each toy has been a hit. One of my birds spent a whole week slowly unraveling one of the twine balls. He loved it! I will probably end up buying another batch of these when they've worked their way through all of these toys. Great value." —xaipe

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    15. A bundle of beyond adorbs toys — including a mini skateboard (!), teensy converse sneaks, and a rainbow ring toss, which on top of being fun boosts your bird's cognitive skills.

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    Promising review: "Great toys for the price. Very sturdy." —Diana Banana

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    16. A colorful parrot piñata that's filled with shreddable stuffing for your bird to pull out. Bonus: all the materials are eco-friendly and recyclable!

    A gray parrot plays with a parrot piñata
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    Promising review: "My African Grey LOVES this piñata! I bought several toys but this one will last a few days! It didn’t take long for Ruby to accept it and has been foraging and chewing ever since." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in four sizes) or Subscribe & Save for $6.99/month.

    17. An outdoor (read: outside their cage) playground complete with swinging perches, a moving bridge, and a ladder for your bird to climb.

    A colorful parrot sits on a wooden perch next to a small ladder.
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    Promising review: "My Senegal parrot and Quaker parrot love having this platform to stand on. It’s great to give birds something other than a perch to stand on once in a while, to rest their feet. They also like having a snack there, and it’s good for chewing on, too. I’ll definitely buy this again when we need it." —Chris Berg

    Get it from Amazon for $88.95.

    18. A shreddable "kebob" of biodegradable, fibrous wood that your bird will love ripping apart. It's described as "bird catnip" because of how magnetizing it is.

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    Promising review: "LOL they just can’t stay away from it! Too much enjoyment and so much fun to be picking on it! I do recommend it and I’m buying some more!" —Laurili2

    Get it from Amazon for $8.49+ (available in three sizes).

    19. A nine-pack of bright "bird bagels" made of bird-safe cardboard. Instead of splintering, these peel off into tiny pieces and last longer.

    A pile of colorful rings for birds to peck at
    Amazon

    Promising review: "My eclectus and bare-eyed cockatoo love these. I feel better giving them these to satisfy the urge to chew. Wood toys just splinter. They love to peel these, layer by layer." —C in Colorado

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in two sizes).

    20. A spiral rope perch that your birds can climb to get some leg exercise. Plus, there's a little bell at the end for them to jingle once they've made it to the end.

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    Promising review: "Birds love it. I love the colors and that it is big enough for multiple birds to go on it. I got this as a gift for a friend and she had no clue it was coming but when she put it on the cage the birds were all over it. They are so happy with their new toy it is just like pictured and I couldn't be happier with it." —paige

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in two sizes).

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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