Yellow-Billed Amazon

Yellow-Billed Amazon or Yellow-Billed Parrot Scientific Name: Amazon collaria Origin: Jamaica and the West Indies Average Lifespan:  up to 50 years or longer Size: up to 11 inches Color: Mainly green with white and blue facial markings and white crown area Sounds: Chatterer Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of …

Cuban Amazon (Cuban Parrot)

Cuban Amazon or the Cuban Parrot Scientific Name: Amazona leucocephala Origin: Cuba, the Bahamas, and Cayman Islands Average Lifespan:  50 up to 50 years Size: Medium-sized, up to 13 inches but smallest in size among the other Amazon parrot species Color: Mainly green, pink on the cheeks and …

White Parrot Dancing on Funky Music

This 2-minute video will make you fall for this funky parrot.   This parrot’s name is Casper and he is a Moluccan Cockatoo. You can see in this video how Casper appreciates this kind of music. In fact, he dances to the beat to show how much he …

American Parakeet (Budgies)

American Parakeet Scientific Name: Melopsittacus undulatus Origin: Australia Average Lifespan: up to 15 years Size: Small type, up to 9 inches Color: Diverse in color but mostly coming from the shades of blue and green Sounds: Frequent chatterer but low noise Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of an American …

Alexandrine Parakeet

Alexandrine Parakeet Scientific Name: Psittacula eupatria Origin: India and Southeast Asia Average Lifespan: Up to 30 years Size: Medium to Large, up to 23 inches Color: Mostly green with maroon patches on their wings and bluish green upper ­tail feathers Sounds: Talkers, very good in mimicking human sounds …

African Ring-Necked Parakeet

African Ring-Necked Parakeet Scientific Name: Psittacula krameri krameri Origin: From African countries including Mauritania, Senegal, Southern Sudan, and West Africa Average Lifespan: They could live up to 50 years Size: 11 to 13 inches Color: Lime green with black ring around the neck area for male while a …

Bird Care Tips: How to Care for Pet Birds at Home

Do you have friends or relatives that have pet birds at home? Ever wonder why they chose birds as pets to take care of instead of other animals? Bird lovers have different reasons why they choose birds as pets and one of these reasons is the simplicity of …

African Grey Parrots

African Grey Parrots Scientific Name: – Psittacus erithacus Origin: They are rampant in the Central and West African rainforest and some parts of the Gulf of Guinea Average Lifespan: They can live up to 40-60 years Size: Medium, measures from around 25 up to 36 cm from head to …