The parrotlet is a big personality in the parrot body. Their bodies measure averagely five to six inches. The weight of an average bodied parrotlet is around 28 grams. Parrots are kept as pet birds by many people. They are increasingly becoming a must-have pet in many families. 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.
Parrotlets are very beautiful pet birds to have in your compound. Parrots are of different colors which everyone can tell. 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. There is a variety of colors for the different species of the parrots. It is very hard to find the species that are yellow in color in many parts of the world.
Parrotlets have a big appetite which fuels it’s antique and the playful nature. Parrots like cracking nuts for fun and also exercising their beaks which is for that purpose. They like breaking the nuts and opening them to eat what is 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. High sugar content foods are not suitable for parrotlets. Parrotlets should be fed with food that contains less amount of sugar content.
Its good to always to attend to the pet birds. Provided the parrotlets are properly fed they don’t require too much attention. Io minutes attention is enough for the fully grown birds. They should be provided with toys and perches in their cages so that they can effectively play by their selves. These birds do well by themselves, and so they don’t need company. Parrots are a territorial bird which only requires the attention of their owners and the attention of fellow parrots. They, therefore, need to be housed separately
The birds can easily get aggressive when they are provoked. They are fearless and can fight other pets if not well separated from them. Avoid allowing kids to disturb the parrots because they can harm them They are friendly especially if fend by hand.