If you own a parrot, or are thinking of owning one; the first thing you need to realize is, that it’s one of the most sentimental human – animal companionships in the world. This blog post aims to explore why this is the case, and why it’s extremely important, that you take the sufficient steps
The Ara Project was established in 1982 and is dedicated to saving the macaws in Costa Rica: Great Green Macaw (Ara ambiguus) and the Scarlet Macaw (Ara macao) are both native to this country. The population of this magnificent parrots has been affected by both; unsustainable capture for the pet trade and loss of habitat.
African Grey Parrots are almost extinct and have become a rare site in the wild. In the past 40 years over 1.3 million Grey Parrots have been legally exported. Many of the birds are poorly treated and die before export, as a result, the true number of parrots take from the wild is estimated at