Parrot Picture Competition

Competition Winners Thank you to everyone who took part in our September Parrot Picture Competition. Parrot Picture Competition Entries The Parrot Picture Competition is now Closed. Thank very much to everyone who took part in our Competition. Below is a slideshow of all the Parrots who were brave enough to submit their pictures. We have

Read more…

Green Birds for St Patrick’s Day

Green Birds for St Patricks Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! In honor of this holiday, we’re celebrating some special birds. Ireland has one bird, in particular, that really boasts this holiday’s colors! Green Birds for St Patrick’s Day The Northern Lapwing is not Ireland’s official bird, but by bird enthusiasts, it’s certainly an Ireland favorite. The Northern Lapwing is also referred to

Read more…

Quaker Parrot (Monk Parakeet) – Profile & Care Guide

Quaker Parrot

Common name: Quaker Parrot (Monk Parakeet) Latin name: Myiopsitta monachus Length: 29 cm (11.3 in) Weight: 127-140g (4.4-4.9 oz) Life Span: 25 years Origin: Subtropical areas of South America Noise Level: Loudly chatters while feeding, variety of shrill screeches, squawks and chatter Food, Toys, Cages & Accessories suitable for Quaker’s INTELLIGENCE Highly intelligent and social birds. As pets, Quakers are capable of

Read more…