Why does my parrot pull his feathers out?

Answer Feather plucking in parrots and other pet birds is relatively a common problem. Without healthy feathers a bird is unable to regulate its temperature. Feathers are also important to a many bird's p... Read More »

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Can parrot feathers be used in an aquarium?

Parrot feathers, from birds, should be kept out of aquariums. Myriophyllum aquaticum, also known as parrot feather, is a popular floating plant that resembles bird feathers. Parrot feather is commo... Read More »

Can I put my Quaker parrot in the same cage with my African grey parrot?

Most parrot cages are too small to house more than one parrot the size of an African grey, even if the cage mate is a small Quaker parrot. Both of these species can be aggressive, especially in cra... Read More »

How does a parrot talk?

They have a body part that is extremely similar to a human's voice box (larnyx), however they are not called the same thing.

How many feathers does a male peacock have?

The average male peacock has close to 200 long feathers in its tail. The green and blue feathers can be up to 60 inches in length and are spread in a glorious display when they are courting a femal... Read More »