Tag: pet bird

Hahn’s Macaw

Hahn’s Macaw Scientific Name: Ara Nobili’s nobilis Origin: Venezuela Average Lifespan: 30 years Size: 12 inches from head to tail Color:  Green Sounds: can speak and scream Interaction: highly interactive Physical Characteristics of Hahn’s Macaw Hahn’s Macaw is considered to be the smallest member of the Macaw family. …

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 …

Natural Treatment for Bird Parasites

Natural Treatment for Bird Parasites Insect and parasite infestation is a very common condition in the avian world. When left untreated, this issue can lead to other health problems. Fortunately, this problem is easily treated with proper medication which is usually given by a vet. In addition, there …

Goldie’s Lorikeet

Goldie’s Lorikeet Scientific Name:Psitteuteles goldiei Origin: New Guinea Average Lifespan: 30 years Size: 7 ½ inches Color: Mainly Yellow Green Sounds: Quiet Interaction: Highly social Physical Chararcetrictis of Goldie’s Lorikeet The Goldie’s Lorikeet’s crown and forehead display a scarlet color, while the cheeks are purple with matching blue …

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 …

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 …

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.  …

Bird Care: Vital Tips

Beauty, brains and companionship are just some of the many things that make birds one of the most sought after pets in the world. Birds come in various color combinations which make them a real sight for sore eyes. Aside from their unmatched attractiveness, birds are also well …

Importance of Filtered Air for Bird Health

One of the most common reasons why there is an alarming population decrease in several bird species is air pollution. Fresh and clean air is just as vital as food and water in maintaining proper bird health. For birds kept as pets, the good news is that there …

Hilarious Cat and Bird Video Collection

Watch this hilarious bird video collection of pet birds annoying cats. Click the play button and laugh ‘til you drop. It is a common knowledge that just like cats and mice, cats and birds are also not a compatible companions when it comes to house pets. We’ll this could …

Finding the Right Pet Bird

Birds are some the most adorable animals in the world. Appreciating them in the wild is so much fun, but adopting one for your home as a family pet bird can be a very rewarding experience especially if you pick the right pet bird. Although birds are not …

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 …

Festive Amazon

Festive Amazon Scientific Name:  Amazona festiva Origin: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru Average Lifespan: 40 to 60 years Size: 13 ½ inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Vocal communicator Interaction:  Somewhat social Physical Characteristics of the Festive Amazon The Festive Amazon parrot’s main plumage color is forest green and the size …

How to Hand-rear Pet Birds

This short video shows how to hand-rear pet birds. Click the play button and learn the proper way of feeding them. In this video, they are hand rearing an orphan baby robin. The robin is already hungry and asking for food. According to the veterinarian in the video, …

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 …