Tag: bird species

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Dusky Conure

Dusky Conure Scientific Name: Aratinga weddellii Origin: Bolivia Average Lifespan:  10 years Size: 11 inches Color: Mainly Green Sounds: High pitched sounds Interaction:  Highly social Physical Description of Dusky Conure The Dusky Conure is a small sized bird that displays a mostly green body with yellow green underparts. …

Funny Weird Bird Sounds and Dance Moves Video

Watch this video compilation of the funniest and weirdest bird sounds and dance moves. Click the play button and have fun. Birds, especially parrots, are one of the most entertaining animals that you can have as pet. They make silly sounds and not to mention their amazing dance …

Ducorps Cockatoo

Ducorps Cockatoo Scientific Name: Cacatua ducorpsii Origin:  Solomon Island Average Lifespan:  40 to 50 years Size: 12 to 14 inches Color:  White Sounds:  Vocal comminicator Interaction:  Social Physical Characteristic of Ducorps Cockatoo The Ducorps’ Cockatoo is a medium sized bird that displays white chest. It is almost similar …

Dusky Lory

Dusky Lory Scientific Name: Pseudeos fuscata Origin:  New Guinea Average Lifespan:  30 years Size:  10 inches Color:  Orange and Yellow Sounds:   Vocal communicator, screeching sounds Interaction:  Highly Social Physical Charatereristics of Dusky Lory Dusky Lory is a small sized bird that measures an average of 10 inches in …

How to Train Pet Bird to Talk

One of the many perks in having a pet bird is that you’ll have a loyal and fun companion who is always there to listen. What’s even more exciting is the fact that your feathered friend may be trained to talk, of course it needs to belong to …

Curl-crested Aracari

Curl-crested Aracari Scientific Name:   Pteroglossus beauharnaesii Origin: Amazon Average Lifespan:  16 – 18 years Size:     16 to 18 inches Color:   Multi-colored Sounds:   Generally Quiet Interaction:   Very Social Physical Characteristics of Curl-crested Aracari The Curl-crested Aracari is one of the most beautifully multi-colored birds with a glossy plumage and …

Derbyan Parakeet

Derbyan Parakeet  Scientific Name:  Psittacula Derbiana Origin: India and China Average Lifespan:  20 – 30 years Size:     19.5 inches Color:   Green Sounds:   Loud, chatterer Interaction:   Highly Social Physical Characteristics of Derbyan Parakeet The Derbyan Parakeet is one of the exquisite looking parakeets that is sought after by bird …

Crimson-bellied Conure

Crimson-bellied Conure Scientific Name:   Pyrrhura perlata Origin:  Brazil Average Lifespan:   20 years Size:     9 1/2 inches Color:   Mainly green plumage and red belly Sounds:   Vocal communicator, shrill squawks Interaction:   Social Physical Characteristics of Crimson-Bellied Conure The Crimson-bellied Conure is truly a wonderful bird pet which can be a …