Bev Harp

I reside in Lexington Kentucky and serve as executive board member of NKPR.


We provide safe personalized care  for all types of parrots while your away.

 Regina & Dylan Daily


Lots of volunteering opportunities such as foster homes and working animal adoption events are needed.


Our mission is to provide avain support throughout the greater Cininnati area with education, adoptions and giving parrots a new chance with a great staff and lots of volunteers!

our leadership team

Foundation History

Marguerite Floyd 

Writer and parrot behavior professional in central Kentucky. Author of The Parrot Reckonings: Real Life with Parrots, the African Brown-Headed Parrot and Cockatiel Lessons.

Northern Kentucky

Parrot Rescue

Sue Ready

I am a retired school teacher where I met my first parrot, a blue and gold macaw. I reside in Ohio with my family and currently do foster care for NKPR

Gina Daily, president and Dylan Daily, treasurer. A mother and son team dedicated

to managing this 501c3 rescue. The entire family is involved in care and maintenance including daughters Samantha and Sabrina. My oldest son Derrick and husband Sam of 22 years. The entire staff listed below are the core of NKPR!

Our founder

 Shannon Kunstman


We have adopted several parrots and currently do foster care for NKPR in Northern Kentucky.

Vice-president position is open

2006: Northern Kentucky Parrot Rescue began with our first parrot named Rocky, an African grey

2007:  Became a registered facility. We grew our volunteer base and business to serve a larger number of parrots. In that long period of time we also formed solid board members and By-Laws and Articles of Incorporation.

 2014: Certified with the Kentucky Secretary of State as a Non-profit 501(c)3