Pet Birds

Cockatiel: The Ultimate Guide (2020)

Common name: Cockatiel  Latin name: Nymphicus hollandicus  Group name: Flock  Diet: Herbivore  Adult size: 12-13 inches long  Adult weight: 2.5-4.5 ounces Life expectancy: 16-25 years Color: Gray Sounds: Vocal communicator Interaction: Highly social Diet: Seeds, pellets, fruits, leafy greens Origins: Australia If you’ve been considering becoming a cockatiel parent, but you don’t know how much …

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Parakeet: The Ultimate Guide (2020)

Common name: Parakeet, Budgerigar, Budgie  Latin name: Melopsittacus undulatus  Group name: Flock, Pandemonium, Company  Diet: Granivore  Adult size: 7 inches long  Adult weight: 1.1-1.4 ounces Life expectancy: 5-10 years  Color: Green, yellow, blue & more  Sounds: Vocal communicator  Interaction: Very social  Diet: Seeds, fruits, vegetables, legumes, nuts, pellets  Origins: Australia If you’ve ever wanted to …

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