Monthly Archives: July 2015

Blue and Gold Macaw – Profile & Care Guide

Common name: Blue and Gold Macaw Latin name: Ara ararauna Length: 84cms/33 inches Weight: 1000 -1100 grams Life Span: up to 60 years Origin: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Mexico Noise Level: Loud! Amongst the most raucous of parrots Blue & Gold Macaw – Browse our selection of Food, Toys, […]

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Senegal Parrot – Profile & Care Guide

Common name: Senegal Parrot Latin name: Poicephalus senegalus Length: 23cms/9 inches Weight: 120-150 grams Life Span: 25-30 years Origin: Savanna woodlands and forests of West Africa (Senegal, Gambia and Mali) Noise Level: Low      Intelligence Senegal Parrots are known to display their intelligence in different ways, with some of them demonstrating it by figuring their […]

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Congo African Grey – Profile & Care Guide

Common name: Congo African Grey Latin name: Psittacus erithacus erithacus Length: 33cms/13 inches Weight: 400-600 grams Life Span: 50 years or more Origin: Central Africa, Tanzania, Western Kenya Noise Level: Medium      Intelligence Congo African Greys are extremely intelligent birds. One of the most famous Congo African Greys is the now – deceased Alex, a […]

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Goffin’s Cockatoo – Profile & Care Guide

Common name: Goffin’s cockatoo (Tanimbar cockatoo) Latin name: Cacatua goffini Length: 27 – 33cm. Weight: 250 – 325gr. Life Span: 40 years Origin: Indonesia Noise Level: Moderate to rather loud! Buy: Food, Toys, Cages & Accessories suitable for Cockatoo            Intelligence Despite their smaller stature, Goffin’s Cockatoo has the same intelligence, […]

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