Moluccan Cockatoo – Profile & Care Guide

Common name: Salmon-crested Cockatoo, Moluccan Cockatoo Latin name: Cacatua moluccensis Length: 40 – 50 cm (15.6 – 19.5 inches) Weight: 775 – 935g (27.1 – 32.7 oz) Life Span: 40-60 years Origin: Native to south Moluccus and eastern Indonesia Noise Level: Shrill screech with quavering notes, out-volume any other bird, and are extremely loud. Food, Toys, Cages & Accessories suitable for Cockatoo’s. INTELLIGENCE Moluccan […]

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How to choose the right parrot cage

How to choose the right parrot cage? One of the basics of dedicated and caring bird ownership is providing your parrot with an adequate living space. With all the different sizes, colours, and models of bird cages available today, it is very easy to become overwhelmed when shopping for a home for pet parrots and […]

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Call of elusive night parrot to be monitored by outback Queensland grazier

The search for the elusive night parrot continues in outback Queensland with audio technology now being used to listen for the birds’ call. Recorders are being placed in paddocks at Noonbah Station, south-west of Longreach to record the call of the elusive night parrots at dawn and dusk. Night parrots have already been detected north-west […]

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Making New Things Fun for Your Parrot

Barbara talks about Making New Things Fun for Your Parrot you My Parrots just blow me away sometimes. Or perhaps it is better to say that training with positive reinforcement blows me away. I recently brought Delbert, my yellow naped Amazon Parrot to a new location for a photo shoot. He is fully flighted and an […]

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Reflections on Parrot Behaviour

Reflections on Parrot Behaviour When we look in the mirror, we know who looks back. Children learn that a mirror image is not a real person by the age of two. It takes them another year or so to recognise their reflection as themselves. Humans take this ability for granted, but it is in fact […]

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