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Parrot Supplies Checklist for Large Parrots

For African Greys, Amazons, Small Cockatoos, Large Conures, Eclectus, Hawk-Headed Parrots, and Mini-Macaws

All pet bird owners need certain parrot supplies for their feathery friend!

supplies_largeYou probably need more pet bird supplies than you know. For this reason, we’ve created a simple checklist with links to our best recommendations in order to make this as painless as possible.

Must Have Items

  1. Large sized cage
  2. Cage lining (newspaper is best)
  3. 3-8 perches
    • 1 Therapeutic perch
    • 1-2 Wood perches
    • 1-2 Rope perches
    • 0-1 Heated perches
    • 0-1 Shower perches
    • 0-1 Dowel perches
  4. Food for large-sized parrots
    • Grain products
      • Pellets
      • Whole Grains
    • Vegetables & Fruits
    • Dairy & Meat
    • Treats
  5. 3 or more toys for large-sized parrots
  6. Bird-safe cleaning supplies
  7. Food and water dishes
  8. Travel cage
  9. Avian Veterinarian

Nice To Have Items

  1. Books on large-sized parrots
  2. Cage cover
  3. T-stand
  4. Spare food and water dishes
  5. Spray bottle for showering your bird

We know figuring out what you need isn’t easy, so we’ve done the hard work for you on this page. We hope we’ve helped you in your pet bird supply hunting endeavor!

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  1. C.P May 7, 2017 at 10:18 am - Reply

    This is handy. You forgot the calcium blocks and cuddle bones that the birds need as well though.

  2. Pia April 17, 2017 at 9:12 pm - Reply

    i have heard that rope perches can be dangerous… helpful list though

    • All Pet Birds April 18, 2017 at 12:26 pm - Reply

      Yes! That is absolutely true. Always inspect rope perches for any loose threads and be sure to cut them off.

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