Tag: bird behavior

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 …

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 …

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 …

Cute Young Parrot Having Fun with a Toy Ball

Watch as this young parrot excitedly plays with its toy ball… The young parrot looks very excited to play with the ball. It keeps running after the ball wherever it goes.  The owner of the bird is also teaching this it how to talk and say the word …

Pet Parrot Loves the New Bunny Toy

Watch this cute pet parrot cuddles with its new toy bunny. This Ringneck parrot, Marnie, was surprised by its caretaker with a rabbit stuffed toy. The Ringneck appreciates the gift and greeted the toy with “I love you” and even asking the stuffed toy “What are you doing?”. It also keeps …

Puerto Rican Amazon

Puerto Rican Amazon Scientific Name: Amazona vittata Origin: Puerto Rico Average Lifespan: Up to 27 years Size: Up to 11 – 12 inches head to tail Color:  Mainly green with blue edged feathers Sounds: Vocal communicator Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of the Puerto Rican Amazon The Puerto Rican …

How Bird Courtship Happens

This bird courtship video is very entertaining. Click the play button below to see how birds show their affection.     Obviously the first bird in the video is the male finch bird and it is dancing as a form of courtship towards the other bird. You will …

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 …