The Sun Conure Parrot

Sun Conures are active and colorful friends The Sun Conure parrot is probably the most popular Aratinga conure kept as a pet. Sun Conures are strikingly beautiful with a personality to match. Their beauty and playfullness make the Sun Conure a much loved pet. It is said that the Sun Conure parrot got its name […]

The Hawk Headed Parrot

Hawk-Headed Parrots are unique and loyal friends The Hawk Headed Parrot is a unique pet bird much like the Caique. Hawk-heads are unique looking because they are able to raise the feathers on their head and the nape of their neck to look bigger and more intimidating (much like a hawk). Hawk-heads are great pets […]

The Black Palm Cockatoo

Black Palm Cockatoos are endangered, but loving friends The Black Palm Cockatoo is considered to be the most beautiful of the Cockatoos. However, the Palm Cockatoo is endangered in the wild and is mostly kept for breeding purposes. While the Palm Cockatoo is known for being loving and affectionate, just like any Cockatoo, they are […]

The Senegal Parrot

Senegals are smart and entertaining friends The Senegal parrot is a small, intelligent, active, and clever parrot that will keep you entertained for hours! Senegal parrots are part of the Poicephalus species that includes Jardine’s, Meyer’s, and Red-Bellied parrots. Senegals are the most popular pet out of this genus. They are very intelligent, but aren’t […]

Easy Pet Bird and Parrot Characteristics Comparison Chart

Below is an easy Pet Bird and Parrot Characteristics Comparison Chart! All pet birds are different, and this is an easy way to find the right one for you! The chart below is an overview of different pet bird and parrot species characteristics. This information is useful for prospective owners, so you can get an […]

The Red Bellied Parrot

Red-Bellied parrots are fun, cuddly, and playful friends The Red Bellied parrot is a fun, cuddly bird that can bring a lot of love and enjoyment to your home. Red Bellied parrots are part of the Poicephalus species that includes Jardine’s, Meyer’s, and Senegal parrots. This species is known to be colorful, funny, fearless, loving, […]

The Poicephalus Parrots

Poicephalus Parrots are a playful group of pet birds The parrots that are part of the Poicephalus genus are playful and entertaining. These parrots are very similar, but they are also different in their own way. They do not have a common name (like “Amazons” or “Cockatoos”), but they are a part of the same genus […]

The Active Eclectus Parrot

Eclectus parrots are intelligent and playful friends The Eclectus parrot is an intelligent and active pet bird. They are also one of the more unusual members of the parrot family. The first thing you will notice is that they are very sexually dimorphic. The male and female Eclectus are so different looking that they were […]

Conure Parrot Species Information

Conures are small bundles of energy and fun! The Conure parrot species are active, fun, clownish birds that need experienced bird owners and lots of affection. Conures are active birds that can be quite loud. They need more experienced bird owners and most are not suited for apartment living, except for one. Green-cheeked Conures are […]

Cockatoo Species Information

Cockatoos are cuddly, but needy friends If you own a Cockatoo, then you know why they are called the “love sponges” of the parrots. And you also know that they are the most needy of all the pet birds and often love their owners too much. These birds make great pets, but ONLY if you are […]