Tag: bird species

Crimson Rosella

Crimson Rosella  Scientific Name:   Platycercus elegans Origin:  Australia Average Lifespan:   20 to 25 years Size:    10 ½ to 14 inches Color:   Crimson Red and Deep Blue Sounds:   High-pitched whistle Interaction:   Social Physical Characteristics of Crimson Rosella The Crimson Rosella is one of the most attractive pet bird parrots …

Diamond Dove

Diamond Dove  Scientific Name: Geopelia Cuneata Origin:  Australia Average Lifespan:  10 to 15 years Size:  7 to 8 inches Color:  Darkish grey with white specks on the wings Sounds:   Quiet Interaction:  Social Physical Characteristics of Diamond Dove The Diamond Dove specie is a small bird native to Australia. …

Conditioning Tips before Training your Pet Bird

Bird training is not an easy task. But with the help of some useful tips, the time and effort needed for your pet bird to learn basic training will be certainly minimized. Just follow these simple steps and your feathered friend will find it easier and more fun …

Congo African Grey

Congo African Grey Scientific Name:  Psittacus erithacus Origin:  Western and Central Africa Average Lifespan:  15 to 40 years Size: Up to 13 inches Color:  Mainly grey Sounds: Vocal communicator, chatterer Interaction:  Social Physical Characteristics of the Congo African Grey The Congo African Grey Parrot is an old parrot …

Birds Stealing Burgers

Watch this hilarious video of birds stealing burgers! Click the play button and enjoy watching… This family is enjoying their bonding time at the beach but it seems like they were unable to enjoy their burgers. The seagulls around the area keep on flying around them and stealing …

Cardinal Lory

Cardinal Lory  Scientific Name: Chalcopsitta Cardinalis Origin: Solomon Islands Average Lifespan: 15 years Size:  12 inches Color: Mainly Red Sounds: Whistler Interaction:  Social Physical Description of Cardinal Lory The specie of Cardinal Lory is an eye-catching monotypic species of parrot which belongs to the Psittaculidae family. It lives …

Coral-Billed Pionus

Coral-Billed Pionus Scientific Name:  Pionus sordidus corallines Origin:  Northern South America Average Lifespan:  25 to 40 years Size: 11 to 11.4 inches Color:  Dullish Brown or Dark Green with Bright Red Bill Sounds:  Quiet Interaction:  Very social Physical Characteristics of Coral-Billed Pionus The Coral-Billed Pionus is a gentle, …

Cherry-Headed Conure

Cherry-Headed Conure Scientific Name:  Aratinga erythrogenys Origin: South America Average Lifespan: 10 to 50 years Size:  11 to 13 inches Color:  Mainly Deep Green Sounds: Whistler, vocal communicator Interaction:  Highly social Physical Characteristics of the Cherry-Headed Conure The Cherry-headed Conure, also called Red-Headed Conure, is a wonderful medium-sized …

Chattering Lory

Chattering Lory Scientific Name: Lorius Garrulus Origin:  North Maluku, Indonesia Average Lifespan:  28 – 32 years Size:  30 cm. (11.7 inches) Color:  red with orange beak Sounds:  Whistler Interaction:  Highly social Physical Description of Chattering Lory The Chattering Lory is a forest-dwelling parrot native to North Maluku, Indonesia.  …

Border Canary Bird

Border Canary Bird Scientific Name: Serinus canaria domesticus Origin: Northern England and Scotland Average Lifespan:  6 to 8 years; Maximum of 20 years Size: 4 1/2 inches Color:  Mostly yellow but also appears in variety of colors like white, blue, green, plum, cinnamon, variegated and ticked Sounds: sings …

Brown-Headed Parrot

Brown-headed Parrot Scientific Name: Poicephalus cryptoxanthus Origin: South Africa Average Lifespan: 10 years Size: 9 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Vocal communicator Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Brown-headed Parrot Brown-headed parrot is a small sized bird that measures about 9 inches including their tiny tail. They have predominantly green …

Buffon’s Macaw

Buffon’s Macaw Scientific Name: Ara Ambiguus Origin:  Central America from southeastern Honduras to western Columbia, and in western Ecuador Average Lifespan:  80 years or more Size: 26 to 34 inches Color:  Mainly green Sounds:  Whistler and loud squawking Interaction: Very social Physical Characteristics of Buffon’s Macaw The Buffon’s …

Cockatoo Parrot Learning How to Play Guitar

Watch this awesome video of a cockatoo parrot learning how to play a guitar. Click the play button below and enjoy… The owner left his guitar on the floor and so this curious cockatoo came in and discovers the sound that the guitar makes and tried to play …

Blue-streaked Lory

Blue-streaked Lory Scientific Name: Eos reticulata Origin: Tanimbar Islands, Indonesia Average Lifespan: 28 years and above Size: 12 inches Color: Primarily Red Sounds: Chattering Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Blue-streaked Lory The Blue-streaked lory is a medium sized parrot of about 12 inches and is also called Blue-necked …

Blue-naped Parrot

Blue-naped Parrot Scientific Name: Tanygnathus lucionensis Origin: Philippines Average Lifespan: 40 years or more Size: 12 inches Color: Primarily Green Sounds: Loud harsh sounds Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Blue-naped Parrot The Blue-naped parrot is a medium sized parrot of about 12 inches and is also called Philippine …