Factors to consider while adopting parrot as a pet

One Factor to bear in mind that parrots unlike cats and dogs as well as other commonly kept pets is that they do come with a fantastic quantity of conditions and sometimes including visits to the Avian Vet. This brings up the stage in the screening of the owners what would be the health that is birds. There are owners sadly a bird that is ill and in addition to that if you have companion parrots in the family can make them sick. This is important that if you are around other birds make sure and clean and sanitize your hands before handling any of your birds is. Breeders, Zoos parks etc. will need, for the most part, this to be accomplished before handling or coming into contact with their birds/investments to some. It Would be a excellent idea to quarantine from the rest of your flock as pointed out in an article by the bird station Regrettably, many bird keepers regard quarantine as a necessary procedure just for the larger breeders or those that export or import birds. Shortcut is considered the procedure by some. However restrictions are in place to protect their pet birds and the bird owner. Quarantining can actually mean the difference between life and death for your flock. When deciding on a supplier of the bird, for Adoption or purchasing both of these can be misinterpreted but with the support of Wikipedia can be readily explained.


Adoption-is the procedure for taking responsibility for a rebate and guardianship of that a former owner has abandoned or released to a rescue or shelter organization. Sources for pets are rescue groups and animal shelters.

Purchasing-This would be from hobby breeders to breeding farms locally from Breeders.

The best advice as is about your Parrot’s health is to seek the help of an Avian Vet. In Regards to the amount and time in addition to how many you have. With The 4 birds by species and that I own here are the time requirements that we have experienced. Congo African Grey – In comparison requires leisure time. This of course might be the effect that is spoiling. The African Grey is always busy and always wants to be the center of attention of my focus. He’s a Hold me Baby and he can and often does perch on my shoulder all day long. Occasionally sleeping since I work on the computer.

Lilac Crown Amazon – Does like some quality time spent with my wife but just for a few hours every day. He likes to pass the day napping and of course eating. Swinging on his swing and playing on top of his cage.

Pineapple & Fancy Green cheek Conure – Both of these are characters favor sitting and playing on top of cage. They do want the Amazon or to be held but not near as much as the African Grey. They are perfectly happy preening each other and sitting on the cage snuggling.

The above are examples of differences between the time requirements and species for getting the relationship with your companion parrot daily.