Tag: parrot bird

A Closer Look at Parrot Diseases

A Closer Look at Parrot Diseases A parrot is an ideal choice if you’re looking for a companion pet that provides loyalty and friendship that can last for several years. However, owning and taking care of this magnificent bird is not a simple task. Aside from investing time …

Vasa Parrot

Vasa Parrot Scientific Name: Coracopsis Origin: Madagascar and nearby islands Average Lifespan: 10 to 20 years Size: 50cm (19.5 in) in length Color: smoky gray, brown Sounds: squawks, various sounds Interaction: highly interactive Physical Charatectritics of Vasa Parrot The Vasa parrot shares almost the same body size of …

Great Billed Parrot

Great Billed Parrot Scientific Name: Tanygnathus megalorynchos Origin: Solomon Island Average Lifespan: 10 t 20 years Size: 38 cm in length Color:  green and red Sounds: talkative Interaction: very social Physical Characteristics of Great Billed Parrot Also known as Moluccan parrot or island parrot, the Great Billed Parrot …

Fun Parrot Tricks Video

Watch this amazing parrot tricks from this cute little bird. Click the play button and have fun watching. We all know that parrots are smart creatures and they can perform tricks that their human thought them, just like in this video. The parrot’s name is Zeeby and he …

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 …

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 …

Blue-Headed Pionus

Blue-Headed Pionus Scientific Name: Pionus menstruus Origin: Tropical Central and South America Average Lifespan: 25 years Size: 11 inches Color: Mainly Green Sounds: High-pitched squeaks Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of the Blue-Headed Pionus The Blue-headed Pionus or Blue-headed Parrot is a medium-large parrot about 11 inches, with a …

Pet Bird Reacts to Digibirds

Watch this video of this Alexandrine parakeet pet bird reacts to digibirds in front of him. Click the play button and have fun. For some who don’t know yet, Alexandrine parakeets can be aggressive at times and this video is one of those moments where they can be …

Ten of the Most Endangered Parrot Species

Endangered parrot species are becoming high in number these days. It’s very sad to know that a lot of species of animals including birds are experiencing being close to extinction. All these happen for the same reasons of habitat loss, poaching, and illegal trade. For many of us …

Black-Cheeked Lovebird

Black-Cheeked Lovebird Scientific Name: Agapornis nigrigenis Origin: Zambia Average Lifespan: 19 years Size: 5 ½ inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Chatterer Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Black-Cheeked Lovebird Compared to other “Eye rings” or “personata” group such as the Fischers and Masked members, the Black-cheeked lovebird is a little …

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 …

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 …

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 …