White-fronted Amazon

White-fronted Amazon

The White-fronted Amazon or Amazona Albifrons in Latin belongs to the family of the Amazon parrots . Subspecies: Amazona albifrons albifrons Amazona albifrons nana Amazona albifrons saltuensis Amazona albifrons albifrons Size: 26 cm in size Ring size : 8 mm Gender discrimination : See text below. DNA research is best, then you are sure. Male : The body color is mainly green. The…

ZuPreem pellets: complete food for your bird?

ZuPreem pellets: complete food for your bird?

Pellet feeding is a long-discussed topic in the bird hobby. In short, you are for or against. In this blog post, I highlight some ZuPreem pellets. I have looked up all the information, if you have doubts about information, do not hesitate to contact the manufacturer What is pellet nutrition? Pellet food is actually a kind of dog pellet for birds. It…

Alexandrine parakeet, the big brother of the ringneck parakeet

Alexandrine parakeet, the big brother of the ringneck parakeet

The large alexander parakeet has 5 subspecies: Psittacula eupatria eupatria Psittacula eupatria nipalinesis Psittacula eupatria magnirostris Psittacula eupatria avensis Psittacula eupatria siamensis. The Psittacula eupatria nipalinesis is the nominal form and is most common among growers. Although few of the subspecies will remain in captivity because they have been massively crossed, breeders usually choose the largest bird without knowing that…

Orange-fronted parakeet

Orange-fronted parakeet

The petz parakeet or ivory aratinga is a fairly rare bird among (hobby) breeders Latin name : eupsittula canicularis Appearance of the petz parakeet Size:24 cm (9.4 in) Weight:70-75g (2.4-2.6 oz) Subspecies: Below you will find the description of the adult subspecies. Although not many of these subspecies will remain in captivity. EC canicularis: Man and female are identical…

Black-headed caïque, the clown among the parrots

Black-headed caïque, the clown among the parrots

The black headed caïque is known as the clown among the parrots. Caïques are loved by bird lovers for their open nature. Also the ability to make people laugh with their playful antics. The correct way to pronounce caïque is “kai-eke”, so don’t ask for “cake” in a bird shop, because then they could send you to the…

Cockatiel

Cockatiel

The cockatiel is a nice and easy to keep bird, that’s why it’s probably so popular in our aviaries. Origin of the cockatiel The cockatiel, just like the budgerigar, comes from Australia. They are found there in small groups of 10-20 birds. They live in both densely wooded and savannah-like areas. It is striking that the cockatiels in southern Australia…

Budgerigar, a cosy parakeet

Budgerigar, a cosy parakeet

The budgerigar is a lively, social bird. He is probably that is why for almost 200 years a favoured Aviary bird. It is a easy to keep bird and therefore very popular with novice bird enthusiasts. Origin of the budgerigar The budgerigar is coming from Australia where they are often in swarms of thousands around…