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breeding macaw Blue and gold macaws

Ara ararauna, the Blue and gold macaw, is one of the most popular of all parrots which is no surprise. This large macaw is strikingly beautiful; its pure white facial patch is lines with jet black feathers. The gorgeous face topped with green forehead feathering and the bird’s bright gold chest is surrounded by a […]

Blue and Gold Macaw Feeding

Blue & Gold Macaws should be fed on a quality Macaw Nuts, a specially formulated Macaw blend and given daily fresh fruit and vegetables. This can include apple, carrot, beans, peas, corn, broccoli and spinach.

How to Feed Parrots

Feeding your parrot (scientific name, psittacine) a proper diet is essential to him leading a long and happy life. In fact, a parrot who eats a healthy, balanced diet is also more active and tends to have a better plumage than a parrot whose diet may be lacking in some areas. You probably already know […]

The secret to how parrots talk

Key structural differences in the brains of parrots explain the birds’ ability to imitate sounds and human speech The new study found that parrot brains are structured differently than the brains of other birds Photo: Alamy By Agency 7:00PM BST 24 Jun 2015 Scientists have discovered how parrots talk, as they believe it’s down to the […]