Category: Parrots

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  • Everything You Didn’t Know About Lorikeets Tongue

    Everything You Didn’t Know About Lorikeets Tongue

    The lorikeets and lories of Australasia are known to eat a specific diet. Over time, they adapted to this diet and developed a peculiar lorikeet tongue. Thus, it makes it harder to care for these animals in captivity. Lorikeets have a long, flexible tongue that allows them to collect nectar and pollen from flowers. It’s […]

  • How To Manage Budgies With Mites (Quickly and Effectively)

    How To Manage Budgies With Mites (Quickly and Effectively)

    Budgies with mites can be a real challenge. They suffer horrendously from these tiny parasites that feed on their blood like vampires. They can live on the skin and feathers of their hosts and are active at night. Owners of canaries and budgies should be vigilant about their pets’ health and manage these mites quickly […]

  • The Incredible White Budgies Guide

    The Incredible White Budgies Guide

    The Budgerigar is a household pet that ranks third in popularity, just behind cats and dogs. These little birds are known for their vibrant colors and make great companions. Budgies can come in all sorts of color variations, from blues to yellows and greens, and even white. The White Budgie isn’t as common as the […]

  • 5 Facts About Parrots Eyes You Didn’t Know

    5 Facts About Parrots Eyes You Didn’t Know

    Scientific studies have revealed an astounding amount of visual adaptations in parrots’ eyes, which are remarkable given the lack of a clear understanding of how they see. Birds are tetrachromats, which means they can perceive four colors: ultraviolet, blue, green, and red. On the other hand, humans only see three colors.  Check out some fun […]

  • Are Blue-Headed Pionus Good Pets? (I Find Out)

    Are Blue-Headed Pionus Good Pets? (I Find Out)

    Bird lovers have always considered parrots great companions thanks to their brightly colored appearance and affectionate and loving characteristics. On top of that, their cognitive abilities make them exceptional pets that can amaze everyone around them. Unfortunately, some less widespread species, like the Blue-headed Pionus, are usually overlooked as pets, especially when looking for a […]

  • The Ultimate Guide To Pionus Parrot Price

    The Ultimate Guide To Pionus Parrot Price

    It’s a known fact that very few pets can rival parrots regarding companionship. Owning one means you have a companion for over 25 years who welcomes you home and wishes you well when leaving the house. Owning a well-trained Pionus parrot can be bliss, but the cost of taking care of a parrot for the […]

  • The US Lovebird Price Guide For 2023

    The US Lovebird Price Guide For 2023

    There is nothing more relaxing than adopting a pair of lovebirds. They’re affectionate and intelligent birds that are perfect even for first-time parrot owners. Plus, the fact that they’re in a pair is a bonus; after all, they will require less affection and attention from you when kept together. Fortunately, seeing these beauties in your […]

  • Lovebird Colors Explained (You Won’t Believe This)

    Lovebird Colors Explained (You Won’t Believe This)

    Do you plan on adopting a colorful companion as a pet? If the answer is yes, you should look for a beautiful pair of lovebirds. Lovebirds are monogamous creatures that can help uplift the mood in your home. Belonging to the genus Agapornis, lovebirds are available in various color combinations. The genus Agapornis features nine […]

  • How Bad Is A Macaw Bite? (What You Need To Know)

    How Bad Is A Macaw Bite? (What You Need To Know)

    When it comes to animal bites, how bad is a macaw bite? Although macaws can be long-lived bird companions, you may find their personalities more challenging than other bird species.    Macaws are known to have incredibly painful bites. Their biting force is more significant than cockatoos, with a biting pressure of 500 to 2,000+ psi. […]

  • What Size Cage Is Needed For A Conure Parrot?

    What Size Cage Is Needed For A Conure Parrot?

    What size cage is needed for a conure parrot? Conures can be highly active and playful, so they need a dedicated space for flying and exploring. There should also be room for toys as they help keep conures occupied.  A conure’s enclosure should be at least 18 to 24 square inches, depending on its size. […]