Vendors and residents from around Florida come out to Gainesville Exotic Bird Expo

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) – Precocious parakeets and mocking macaw calls crammed the halls of the Wyndham Gardens in Gainesville throughout Sunday’s Gainesville Unique Fowl Expo.

The occasion was hosted by the St. Augustine Fowl Expo. Distributors from across the state confirmed off their lovely birds as a whole bunch from across the space got here out from 9 a.m. to three p.m. on Sunday.

Not solely had been their pets to purchase but additionally toys, cages and cage equipment for the animals to perch on.

Franky Broyld, a part-owner of Fairly Fowl Nest which is predicated in Orlando, mentioned that unique pets are identical to any typical furry pal.

“Each animal clicks with somebody and the great factor is that we allow you to maintain the animal and we allow you to play with them to see in the event you click on with them,” mentioned Broyld.

There can be one other expo this yr on the identical location on Sept. 19.

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