Macaw Frequently Asked Questions
Know the facts about macaws with this helpful BirdChannel faq.
All About Macaw Parrots
The macaw is an intelligent and strong willed friend. Learn more about this fascinating species.
Everything You Need to Know About Caring for African Grey Parrots
If you're interested in a pet bird who has a combination of smarts and lively temperament, then an African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus) might just be right up your avian alley. African grey parrots are highly adept at copying the sounds they hear, whether human voices or random household noises. They're a blast, and caring for them can be too, as long as you're always prepared.
Care of African Grey Parrots
Quick care guide for African grey parrots
Do's and Dont's For African Grey Parrots
During our 20 years together, my African grey has taught me many things about life and living, and she has brought immense joy to my life. In turn, I have learned a lot, not only as an owner but as an avian veterinarian, on the care and housing these great parrots need.
Disease & Health Risks - Parrot Parrot
Important Information and Links to Sites on Avian Health, Diseases, and More
Pets 101 - Parrots - YouTube
Parrots are super intelligent pets that can be very demanding. Animal Planet presents pets 101 about parrots.
Avian Welfare Coalition - Keeping Parrots as Pets
Whether captured in the wild or born in captivity, parrots are not domesticated animals like cats and dogs. They are still wild animals. Their natural curiosity, sensitivity, intellect, playfulness, and ability to form bonds with humans can tempt people to keep them in captivity.
Parrot Behavior Problems - Feather Me
Does your bird bite? Scream? Poop on your shoulder all the time? These free articles and videos will help you get through it all.
Macaws: 8 Things You Should Know
Their large beaks and almost fairy-tale appearance may elicit trepidation or varying degrees of curiosity, but, rarely, indifference. Noisy and vivid, the larger macaw species seem to scream, "Look at me!" Because of their flashiness, it is hard to believe that macaws are prey (food) animals in the wild. Unless you've lived with a macaw, there are things about macaws you just wouldn't guess.
Types of Parrots
There are many types of parrots and all have their own unique personalities!
Do Parrots Make Good Pets - Feather Me
Parrots are wonderful animals but can make very difficult pets. Read here to see if you have what it takes to be a parrot keeper.
How to Select a Pet Parrot: 5 Steps
How to Select a Pet Parrot. Are you yearning for a feathery friend to sit on your shoulder and ask you for a cracker?
Companion parrot - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Companion parrot is a general term used for any parrot kept as a pet that interacts abundantly with its human counterpart.
10 Facts About Living With A Pet Parrot
There are a lot of myths surrounding parrots, so learn the facts about living with pet birds.
Parrot - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Parrots, also known as psittacines, are birds of the roughly 372 species in 86 genera that make up the order Psittaciformes, found in most tropical and subtropical regions.