Looking On The Bright Side of Animals

Knowing More about Parrotlets

The parrotlet is a big personality in the parrot body. Their bodies measure averagely five to six inches. The young ones weigh around slightly below thirty grams. They are domestic birds kept by a lot of people. People are making sure that they get the chance to own a parrot. These birds are very much friendly and can be trained for some purposes in the house.T Once there is a person in the compound the parrot will notify their owners. Those who have never had a chance to interact with them ask themselves various questions about the parrotlets.

Parrots are very beautiful bird, and they transfer the beauty to the environment. The colors of a parrot are different depending on the species. The difference in color is brought about by the difference in the species. Just like in all the other birds some species are expensive to rear and rare to find. The most available colors are blue color are what most people call pacific. Other colors include the Green rump, the yellow face and the blue wing. It is very hard to find the species that are yellow in color in many parts of the world.

Appetite for food helps the birds in maintaining their antique and playful nature. Parrots like cracking nuts for fun and also exercising their beaks which is for that purpose. They crack the nuts and feed what’s on the inside. Natural supplements are also used as a way of feeding the parrotlets for proper growth. Mature parrots feed less as they require little amount of energy as compared to the young parrotlets which require quite some energy for growth. An food that has very high amount of sugar content should not be given to the parrots. Also food with high contents of fat should not be part of their diet.

Reason as to why they are pet birds is because they need attention and care of man. Parrotlets require very less attention by their owners as they are capable of playing by themselves. Io minutes attention is enough for the fully grown birds. Parrotlets will feel comfortable in a cage with toys and other playful material provided there is enough space for play. parrots require less company from other birds or other pets. Parrots are a territorial bird which only requires the attention of their owners and the attention of fellow parrots. Their houses should be made separate to that of other pets.

Parrotlets are aggressive to anything that seems to interfere with their personal space. They are fearless and can fight other pets if not well separated from them. Kids and toddlers should not be allowed to disturb the parrots to avoid injuries. Parrotlets which have been fed by use of hand are very much gentle to everyone including the children.

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