We wish to thank you for your support.
We are continuously looking through our rescued bird's eyes.
Whether they are physically injured, or mentally ill.
"We still are looking through their eyes"...

Visit our blog here to stay up-to-date on our rescue efforts, or check us out on MySpace or Facebook!

Our Mission Statement

Site last updated:

Our Board of Directors and Associates

Christopher "Birdman" Driggins

In The News


September 11, 2002

Batty About Birds
March 1, 2003

Under His Wing
July 18, 2004

Under His Wing P2
July 18, 2004

The Birdman
June 1, 2005

Just Ducky
June 8, 2005
Owl Rescue
August 31, 2005
Quaker Rescue
[The Columbian]

April 14, 2006
Quaker Rescue
[PDF-The Reflector]

May 3-9, 2006
Yacolt Quaker Rescue
[The Oregonian]

November 30th, 2007
Yacolt Quaker Rescue
[The Columbian]

December 1st, 2007
Yacolt Quaker Rescue
[The Oregonian]

December 3rd, 2007
Birdchannel.com Interviews

December 5th, 2007
Yacolt Quaker Rescue
[The Oregonian]

December 7th, 2007
Yacolt Quaker Rescue
[The Oregonian]

December 9th, 2007
Birdchannel.com Interviews

December 10th, 2007
An Ode to Yacolt's parrots
[The Oregonian]

December 12th, 2007
Yacolt Quaker Rescue
[The Reflector]

January 2nd, 2008
Yacolt Quaker Rescue
[The Columbian]

January 13th, 2008
Yacolt Quaker Rescue
[The Reflector]

January 16th, 2008
Quaker Parrots Numbers Dwindle

February 11th, 2008
New Jersey Edgewater Quakes in The News

Edgewater Bird Group Fights To Protect Monk Parakeets
[NY1 News]

February 15th, 2008 and April 1st, 2007
Group continue efforts to save Yacolt Parakeets
[The Reflector]

February 20th-26th, 2008
Washington Town Agrees On Plan For Quaker Parrots

February 26th, 2008
Parrots vs. Power Companies

March 6th, 2008
Bird Rescue Organizations Adapt to High Costs
July 17th, 2008
Vancouverís ĎBirdmaní could lose nest
November 22nd, 2008
Birdman on K-BOO Radio 90.7 Portland, OR.
November 2008
N.W. Bird Rescue & 911 Alert Collaborate and reunite Owner with lost bird. KGW NEWS CH. 8 Portland Oregon
January 14th, 2009
Vancouver couple frantic over missing parrot

May 3, 2009
Errant parrot captured after six days on the lam
July 30, 2009
Why do Ducklings Cross the Road?
[The Columbian]

Pictures: [1] [2]

May 18, 2010
Rescuer Releases Owls Back To The Wild
[Hillsboro Argus]

Videos: [1]

August 19th, 2011
N.W. Parrot Rescue Pushes Through Funding Crunch
[The Reflector]

PDF: [1]

September 21st, 2011
Safe Havens for Needy Birds
[The Oregonian]

PDF: [1]

September 23rd, 2011
One Bird Bite ~ Reunites Lost Parrot with Owner
October 26th, 2012
Vancouverís Birdman

Videos: [1][2]

April 18, 2013
A Bird in Hand
[Ready Set Rescue]

January, 2014

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To donate to Northwest Bird Rescue, please send donations to:
13215 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd.
Suite C-8 P.M.B. # 101 VANCOUVER, WA 98684


Videos: [1][2]
Rescue and Reunion (1999)
Northwest News Channel 8
Birdman on the News (2004)
Northwest News Channel 8
Yacolt Quaker Bird Rescue (2007)
11/27 KGW: Beginning
11/27 The Columbian: Yacolt's Reactions
11/28 KGW: Around Noon
11/28 KOIN: 6 o'clock Edition
11/29 KATU: Update

Yacolt Quaker Bird Rescue (2008)
01/07 KATU: 6:30pm
01/07 KATU: 11:00pm
02/12 KATU: 5:00pm (Semi-Graphic Content)
02/12 KATU: 6:30pm (Semi-Graphic Content)

Birdman (2008)
[Note that videos can take a short time to load]

11/22 KATU [ABC]: 5:30pm
11/28 KATU 'Birdman' may be forced to give up bird rescue
December FOX: "Birdman's Nest in Jeopardy"

Birdman Documentary (2009)
Words in Flight
Birdman (2010)
6/5/10 KGW Birdman at the Portland Starlight Parade
8/31/10 Rescued Broken Winged Harlequin Macaw Receives Exam Before Treatment
11/9/10 The Official Doritos Commercial Contest Entry

Birdman (2011)
5/7/11 Escaped Parrot Coaxed into Flying Down to Rescuer's Hands
5/24/11 Four Stowaway Barn Owl Babies Found on Semi-Truck Trailer~Rescued!
7/29/11 Three Juvenile Great Horned Owlets Released Back to the Wild
7/29/11 Behind the Scenes: Preparing Great Horned Owlets For Release
8/7/11 N.W. Bird Rescue's Founder Releases Owls Back to the Wild!
8/17/11 KPTV CH 12 Rescued Barn Owls are Released Back to the Wild

2013 Videos (2013)
Vancouver's Birdman (Part 1)
Vancouver's Birdman (Part 2)


Bird Banter

Informational Pages

Page #


PAGE 1 Thinking of adopting a bird? Setting things up for your "New Baby"
PAGE 2 Things you need..or not. Supply list.
PAGE 3 The cage. Bedding, Cleaning, disinfecting - etc.
PAGE 4 About perches. Types, styles, sizes and precautions.
PAGE 5 Types of food for your bird - some recipes.
PAGE 6 Getting your bird to eat a varied diet.
PAGE 7 Signs of illness or injury.
PAGE 8 Putting together a first aid kit.
PAGE 9 Items dangerous to Parrots
PAGE 10 Safe & Poisonous Woods & Plants
PAGE 11 Grooming your bird - bathing
PAGE 12 Toy safety
PAGE 13 A couple simple toys you can make
PAGE 14 Feather loss - Causes and treatments


N.W. Bird Rescue & Adoption Orphanage Web Site contains links to other Web Sites on the Internet. Selection of a link redirects you from our Web Site to a third party Web Site. We do not endorse the content on any third party Web Sites. We are not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites, or third party advertisements, and do not make any representations regarding their content or accuracy. Your use of third-party Web Sites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such Web Sites. These are simply links for more information and the enjoyment of sharing our love of these wonderful feathered creatures.

~ Photographs ~

Just For Fun

Our Logo Birds and Their Story

A Visit To MLF

~ Video Clips ~

Link: Visit Einstein, the amazing African Grey from Animal Planet's Pet Star

Baby Parakeets
Link: Babies in a basket while hand feeding

~ Other ~

A Tribute To
William Marshal Driggins

Special Poems

Would You Like To Volunteer?

Would You Like To
Place A Bird In Our Care?


Would You Like To Adopt One of Our Birds?

~ Some Favorite Links ~

~ Other Sites ~

~ Quaker Parrots Resources ~

~ Other Sites ~

Great Forum For Bird Lovers

CT Quakers.com

The Alex Foundation

Bird Rescue Of Oregon

Click here to find out how to donate to help the Yacolt Parrots

The Gabriel Foundation

Feathered Family Inc.

2007 NWBR Yacolt Quaker Rescue Crew


Macaw Landing Foundation

Foster Parrots Ltd.

Puget Sound Parrot Rescue

All About Cockatoos

Parrots in the City

Rose City Exotic Bird Club

American Wildlife Foundation


West Coast Seed and Supply

Avian Protection League

Edgewater Parrots

911 Parrot Alert

Parrot Perch

Monkzilla Addresses the Quaker Nation

Avitech Exotic Birds

Petition to Save the Yacolt Quakers


Brooklyn Parrots


By purchasing ZuPreem products they have offered to pledge feed to Northwest Bird Rescue.


Contact Information


13215 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd.
Suite C-8 P.M.B. # 101 VANCOUVER, WA  98684

(360/503) BIR-DMAN (247-3626) FAX 360 260-BIRD (2473)

Founder for NWBR: northwestbirdrescue@gmail.com 

To donate to Northwest Bird Rescue, please send donations to:
13215 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd. Suite C-8 P.M.B. # 101 VANCOUVER, WA 98684