Red-browed amazon

Red-browed amazon Scientific Name: Amazona rhodocorytha Origin: Eastern Brazil Average Lifespan: 20 to 50 years Size: 15 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Chatterer Interaction: Somewhat Social Physical Characteristics of the Red-browed Amazon The Red-browed Amazon is considered as one of the largest species of Amazon parrots. A fully …

Cleaning and Bird Grooming

Bird grooming itself is part of its instinct just like other animals.  They normally spend much time doing this. If your bird has a pair, they would normally groom each other which is a good thing for them and they like it when they have a pair to …

Amazon Parrot Sings and Joins Talent Show

Watch this Amazon parrot sings and shows its different talents to hundreds of audience in a contest. The name of the Amazon parrot is Echo and he is a 15 year old Double Yellow-headed Amazon. Echo and his handler joined America’s Got Talent where Echo showcased his speaking …

Red-lored Amazon

Red-lored Amazon Scientific Name: Amazona autumnalis Origin: Mexico and Ecuador Average Lifespan: Up to 75 years Size: Up to 13 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics Red-lored Amazon The Red-lored Amazon could grow as much as 13 to 14 inches in length from head …

Black-capped Conure

Black-capped Conure Scientific Name: Pyrrhura rupicola Origin: Peru and Bolivia Average Lifespan: 10 to 30 years Size: Up to 10 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Relatively Quiet Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics Black-capped Conure Known to be one of the smallest species of conures, the Black-capped conure weighs only …

Bowie the Parrot Talking to the Angry Bird

Watch Bowie, a yellow Indian Ringneck parrot talking to an angry bird plushie. According to Bowie’s handler, when she place the angry bird out from its box, Bowie jumped from another play gym just to see the angry bird curiously. Bowie even asked the handler “What’s that?” Bowie …

Lilac-crowned Amazon

Lilac-crowned Amazon Scientific Name: Amazona finschi Origin: Mexico Average Lifespan: 40 to 60 years Size: 13 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Lilac-crowned Amazon Compared to other Amazon species, the Lilac-crowned Amazons are quite small in size with an average of 13 inches …

Black Lory

Black Lory Scientific Name: Chalcopsitta atra Origin: Indonesia and New Guinea Average Lifespan: Up to 25 years Size: 12 inches Color: Mainly black Sounds: Chatterer Interaction: Highly social Physical Characteristics of Black Lory A Black lory has an average size of 12 inches (30cm) in length from head …

Red-crowned Amazon

Red-crowned Amazon Scientific Name: Amazona viridigenalis Origin: Mexico Average Lifespan: 50 years or more Size: Up to 13 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Highly Social Physical Characteristics of Red-crowned Amazon The color of the body feather of a Red-crowned Amazon is mainly green like majority of …

Pet Bird for Beginners-Choosing Your Beginner Bird Part 2

On the previous post we talked about some of the best pet bird for beginners and discussed about the canaries which are known for their singing skills and varied colors and so are finches that are less social but have a very lively personality that can also be …

Parrot Bird Having Deep Sleep

Have you seen a parrot bird sleep like this? Watch this video of the two birds, one is sleeping heavily while the other one tries to wake the other bird up. The yellow parrot is all wrapped up in a blanket and was sleeping heavily while the other …

Belgian Canary

Belgian Canary Scientific Name: Serinus canaria Origin: Belgium Average Lifespan: 10 to 15 years Size: Up to 7 inches Color: white, yellow, and green Sounds: Chatterer Interaction: Somewhat social Physical Characteristics of Belgian Canary They are long and thin birds with a hump posture resembling the shape of …

Red-spectacled Amazon

Red-spectacled Amazon Scientific Name: Amazona pretrei Origin: Argetina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay Average Lifespan: 50 years or more Size: Up to 13 inches Color:  Mainly green Sounds: Relatively quiet with occasional noise Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics Red-spectacled Amazon The Red-spectacled Amazon could grow up to 13 inches in …

Lovebird Singing Along with a Digibird

Watch Hercules the lovebird singing along with a digibird The name of the lovebird is Hercules and he is a peach-faced lovebird. Hercules seems to have a good time with the singing digibird that he is even singing along with it.  There are some instances where he gets …