While parrots are among the world’s most popular exotic pets, they aren’t suitable for all families and lifestyle choices. Before adopting a parrot, consider if you’re ready for the commitment. […]
A Complete Guide To Cockatiel Nostril Care
Depending on the cause, nostril issues in cockatiels can be uncomfortable. Cockatiels are more prone to sneezing than other birds, indicating an infection, inflammation, or a lodged foreign object. A […]
What Happens If One Lovebird Dies?
Lovebirds pair for life, which is how they earned their moniker. When lovebirds reach sexual maturity, usually after 10 months, they seek a mate. If a pair of lovebirds successfully […]
How To Calm A Scared Parrot (in 7 Easy Steps)
Parrots have complex emotions, which include fear. A frightened parrot will verbalize in squawks, screams, hisses, and growls and show physical cues demonstrating significant trauma. If a parrot is afraid, […]
Do You Have To Quarantine A New Parrot?
Quarantining a parrot involves keeping the bird in isolation for a defined period when you first bring it into your home. As exotic pets, parrots can harbor contagious diseases that […]
Why Are My Parrot’s Eggs Not Hatching?
If a parrot lays a clutch of eggs and they don’t hatch, the birds likely didn’t breed, so the eggs are unfertilized. Lone female parrots in captivity sometimes lay unfertile […]
7 Fun Games To Play with African Grey Parrots
Mental stimulation is a critical component of care for African grey parrots. They’re widely considered among the most intelligent species and must be kept entertained to stave off boredom. African […]
How Much Does A Rosella Parrot Cost?
Rosellas (Platycerus) are medium-sized parrots that cost about $300 – $600. You’ll also need to meet any cage setup costs and ongoing monthly expenses. At face value, Rosellas are cheaper […]
How To Care for A Senegal Parrot
Although relatively small and quiet, Senegal parrots make active, curious, and affectionate pets. So, they prefer a tall cage (62 inches) to explore upwards, as well as plenty of toys […]
What Do Parrots Need in Their Cage?
Understanding what to put in a parrot’s cage is critical. Parrots are intelligent, sensitive birds, and if they’re to spend most of their lives in a cage, it must be […]
How To Look After Macaw Parrots
Macaws can live for 50 years. You can raise a parrot to be a friendly and affectionate companion with the right know-how. This all starts with learning how to care […]