Welcome to the DogsBarks.com! Here you can quickly and thoroughly get acquainted with the varieties of these exotic birds, find out interesting facts about parrot breeds, study their behavior, and relationships with humans. Everything from habitat, food preferences to success in taming – you will find in this category. Bright and detailed photographs will help to remember the names of birds and navigate the colorful splendor of our favorites.
There are parrots that feed on wild honey and pollen, others live in burrows and eat lizards. There are also types of parrots whose beak is so strong that they can easily bite a human finger, as well as the ability to hunt sheep, keep a house instead of a dog, imitate sounds and speech, and even insert phrases in essence – these are not all the secrets that possess these incredible birds.
Most popular parrot breeds
Commonly known as: Budgies and shell Parakeets
Average lifespan: 6 – 10 years
Size: 6 to 8 inches (20.32 cm)
Common Characteristics: Very Social, flock birds, love attention.
Did you Know! There are over a 100 species of Conures in the Wild, but only 4 species are domesticated.
4. Fischer’s Lovebirds
6. Monk Parakeets
Commonly known as: Quaker parrots
Average lifespan: 15 – 20 years
Origin: Argentina and the surrounding countries in South America.
Size: 29 cm (11 inches)
Common Characteristics: Social, Outstanding mimicking ability, noisy birds.
7. African Grey’s
8. Poicephalus (Senegal Parrot)
Average lifespan: 25 – 30 years
Origin: West Africa
Size: 9.1 inches (23.11 cm)
Common Characteristics: Cuddly and affectionate, very friendly, vocal, poor talking ability, tend to be a one-person bird. Wild ones are almost impossible to tame.
Average lifespan: 20 – 80 years (Varies depending on the species)
10. Amazon Parrots
Separate topics on the types of domestic parrots will be of particular interest to future and current owners. When a bird appears, we strive to learn as much about it as possible in order to create optimal conditions for living together with us. Domestic parrots allow us to feel the interests of the bird, its daily rituals and watch the reaction to our behavior. If the owner knows the intricacies of communicating with a parrot, the bird will gladly make contact.
Our card index contains a variety of photographs of parrots of all kinds. Studying the life of these fabulous creatures, it becomes clear that parrots are able to bring the sun to any corner of the continent, country, city, apartment. Bright and hot color of plumage, energy, and twitter – fill any space. Since there are more than 370 species of parrots in the world, this section is very dynamic, and information on their breeds will be constantly expanded.