Golden-capped Conure

Golden-capped Conure Scientific Name: Aratinga solstitialis auricapilla Origin: Mid-to-southeastern parts of Brazil Average Lifespan: up to 30 years Size: 30 inches Color:  Predominant green, orange, and yellow Sounds: Muffled to high-pitched Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of the Golden-capped Conure The young Golden-capped conure is mainly seen as a …

Perfect Diet and Nutrition for Birds

One of the leading causes of illnesses and health issues for birds is malnutrition. In fact, most of these health cases result to untimely death. If you want to maximize the lifespan of your pet, it is a must to give the perfect diet and nutrition for birds …

Most Common Symptoms of Pet Bird Diseases

Birds are one of the most beautiful animals on earth. Their unique and breathtaking color patterns are just one of the many reasons why they are commonly kept as house pets.  What makes them even more popular is the fact that some species can actually mimic human sounds …

Goffin’s Cockatoo

Goffin’s Cockatoo Scientific Name:  Cacatua ­­Goffiniana Origin:  Indonesia (Tanimbar Islands) Average Lifespan:  40 years Size:  9 to 12 inches Color:  White Sounds: Loud Screeches Interaction:  Highly Social Physical Characteristics of Goffin’s Cockatoo The Goffin’s Cockatoo is mainly white with salmon-colored feathers around its beak and eyes.  Also, its …

Gloster Fancy Canary

Gloster Fancy Canary Scientific Name:  Serinus Canaria Domesticus Origin:  England Average Lifespan:  10 to 15 years Size:  4 ½ inches Color:  Varied Colors of white, yellow, brown, and others Sounds:   Melodious chirping sound Interaction:  Social Physical Characteristics of Gloster Fancy Canary The Gloster Fancy Canary one of the …

Fischer’s Lovebird

Fischer’s Lovebird Scientific Name: Agapornis fischeri Origin: South Africa Average Lifespan: 15 to 30 years Size: 5 ½ inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: High Pitched Noises Interaction: Very social Physical Characteristics of Fischer’s lovebird Fischer’s lovebird displays a small body that measures 14 centimeters in length and weighs …

Duyvenbode’s Lory

Duyvenbode’s Lory Scientific Name: Chalcopsitta duyvenbodei Origin: New Guinea, Western New Guinea Average Lifespan: 5 to 10 years Size: 12 inches Color: Dark brown Sounds: Musical notes Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Duyvenbode’s Lory Duyvenbode’s Lory, also called as Brown Lory, is generally brown in color with some …

Birds Play Basketball

Have you seen bird play basketball? Watch these two parrot birds play basketball. Click the play button and have fun watching… Birds are known to easily learn tricks, but playing sports like basketball is not something that you can easily teach them. However, these parrots are one of …

Importance of Water and Bird Bath

Similar to humans, birds will not live without water. In fact, just a few hours without it will already put birds in various health risks. Body organs will not be able to function when not properly hydrated with water. Moreover, birds need to drink clean water every now …

Dusky Pionus

Dusky Pionus Scientific Name: Pionus fuscus Origin:  Southern America Average Lifespan: 25 years Size:  10 – 11 inches Color: Dark blue Sounds: Mimic human sounds Interaction:  Highly socialPhoto: Physical Description of Dusky Pionus Dusky Pionus is a medium sized bird that usually reaches 11 inches in length. It …