Belgian Canary

Scientific Name: Serinus canariaOrigin: Belgium Average Lifespan: 10 to 15 years Size: Up to 7 inches Color: white, yellow, and green Sounds: Chatterer Interaction: Somewhat social Physical Characteristics of Belgian Canary They are long and thin birds with a hump posture resembling the shape of a crescent moon. They are known as “type canary” which means being bred for its type rather…

Barraband Parakeet

Scientific Name: Polytelis swainsonii Origin: Southeastern Australia Average Lifespan: Up to 25 years Size: Medium, up to 16 inches Color: Mainly green Sounds: Relatively quiet Interaction: Highly social Physical Characteristics of Barraband Parakeet Their body is covered predominantly with green plumage down to their long tail feathers. The lower body is yellow green in shade. According to avian researchers, these birds don’t…

Bare-Eyed Cockatoo

Bare-Eyed Cockatoo

Scientific Name: Cacatua sanguineaOrigin: Eastern, Northern, and Northwestern Australia Average Lifespan: 50 years or more Size: Up to 17 inches Color: Mainly white Sounds: Whistler Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Bare-eyed Cockatoo The Bare-eyed cockatoo is mainly white in body feathers and have a shorter crest compared to other crested cockatoo species. They have a distinct…

Australian King Parrot

Scientific Name: Alisterus scapularis Origin: East Coast and ranges of Australia Average Lifespan: up to 25 years Size: large parrot, up to 17 inches Color:  Mainly red and green Sounds: Relatively quiet Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of Australian King Parrot The adult male of this specie have striking red head and breast down to the lower body. The back plumage is green…

American Parakeet (Budgies)

Scientific Name: Melopsittacus undulatus Origin: Australia Average Lifespan: up to 15 years Size: Small type, up to 9 inches Color: Diverse in color but mostly coming from the shades of blue and green Sounds: Frequent chatterer but low noise Interaction: Social Physical Characteristics of an American Parakeet American parakeet specie is relatively smaller than their English cousins. They are…

Alexandrine Parakeet

Scientific Name: Psittacula eupatria Origin: India and Southeast Asia Average Lifespan: Up to 30 years Size: Medium to Large, up to 23 inches Color: Mostly green with maroon patches on their wings and bluish green upper ­tail feathers Sounds: Talkers, very good in mimicking human sounds Interaction: Independent and very social Physical Characteristics of Alexandrine Parakeet Cousins to the Indian and African Ringnecks,…

Pet Bird Species

x denotes copyscape conflict A Abyssinian Lovebird x African Grey Parrots x no matches on Google African Ring-Necked Parakeet Alexandrine Parakeet American Parakeet (Budgies) American Singer Canary x Australian King Parrot B Bare-eyed Cockatoo Barraband Parakeet Belgian Canary – Black-billed Amazon Black-capped Conure Black-Cheeked Lovebird Black-Headed Caique Black Lory Blossom-headed Parakeet Blue-cheeked Amazon Blue-Crowned Conure…

African Ring-Necked Parakeet

Scientific Name: Psittacula krameri krameri Origin: From African countries including Mauritania, Senegal, Southern Sudan, and West Africa Average Lifespan: They could live up to 50 years Size: 11 to 13 inches Color: Lime green with black ring around the neck area for male while a lighter green ring for female Sounds: Talkers, can mimic human sounds and words especially when trained…