Watermelon is a sweet and flavorful fruit from the gourd family that most parrots like. If you want to add variety to a parrot’s diet, we need to know if […]
Green Cheek Conure Molting vs. Plucking
Wild conures face harsh living conditions, adverse weather, and parasites. So, green cheek conures molt at least once a year, shedding their feathers and growing replacement feathers. The main difference […]
Are Lovebirds Easy To Breed? A Mating Guide for Beginners!
Lovebirds will breed if they have formed a pair bond. A male lovebird will attempt to court a female lovebird during the breeding season. If the hen accepts his invitation, […]
Can I Give My Parrots Peaches?
Parrots thrive on a balanced diet with a wide selection of fruits. Not only is most fruit healthy and nutritious, but pecking it is a source of mental stimulation. Once […]
Why Do Parakeets Fight Each Other?
Parakeets, also known as budgies, are small birds with larger-than-life personalities. While parakeets are usually social and enjoy living in pairs or flocks, conflict can arise in certain situations. Don’t […]
7 Signs of Parrots Mating [Courtship Behaviors]
If you have 2 bonded opposite-sex parrots in captivity, reproduction is likely. Most veterinarians decline to spay or neuter parrots unless its life is in danger due to related health […]
What Cleaning Products Are Safe Around Parrots?
Parrots have sensitive respiratory systems, so owners must be cautious about which products they use to clean cages and the home. Certain chemicals release toxic fumes that cause respiratory distress. […]
How Well Can Parrots See?
Parrots have eyesight that’s tailored for identifying food sources and threats. However, they can’t see with the same level of clarity as birds of prey like raptors and eagles. Parrots’ […]
15 Different Types of Small Parrots (with Pictures)
Some pet parrot species are much smaller than others, making them popular pet birds for people living in apartments and houses with limited space. The world’s smallest pet parrot is […]
What To Do If Your Parrot Is Choking
Parrots are naturally curious birds that explore the world with their beaks, which leads them to swallow objects they shouldn’t. Although parrots rarely choke, since they swallow food whole, it […]
Is It OK To Take My Parrot Outside?
Parrots enjoy spending time in the sun and watching the world go by. However, there are dangers when taking a parrot outside because they can fly away, never to return. […]
How Does A Parrot’s Digestive System Work?
Parrots have a unique digestive tract. They don’t chew their food like mammals because they lack teeth, relying on their digestive system to do the work. All organs within the […]