Tag: parrots as pet

Hawk Headed Parrot

Hawk Headed Parrot Scientific Name:  Deroptyus accipitrinus Origin: Amazon rainforest Average Lifespan: 20 to 40 years Size: 12-15 in., 250-350 grams Color: mostly green Sound: can mimic human sounds and words Interaction: sociable     Physical characteristics of Hawk Headed Parrot Also called Red Fan parrot, Hawk Headed …

Hyacinth Macaw

Hyacinth Macaw Scientific Name: Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus Origin: Brazil, Paraguay, Bolivia Average Lifespan: 10 to 30 years Size: About 40 inches (100 cm) in length Color: Cobalt blue Sounds: Extremely loud screeching, speak human words Interaction: Highly social Physical Characteristics of Hyacinth Macaw The Hyacinth Macaw is the most …

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 …

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 …

Funny Bird Video: Angry Parrot Arguing with its Owner

Have you seen an angry parrot arguing with its owner? Watch this video and see this funny bird video gets angry with its handler but in a very cute and fun way. You will see on the video that the two are arguing about something and the bird, …

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 …

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 …

Sleepy Pet Parrot Asking to be Cuddled

Watch this cute sleepy pet parrot as she demands to be cuddled to sleep. Click the play button below and see the bird’s reaction. Tweety, a yellow parrot loves to cuddle with her owner before going to sleep. You can see in the video how she wants her …

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 …

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 …

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 …