Macaws

macaws

Macaws: An endangered species, the Macaw is an exceptional parrot, much appreciated for its extraordinary intelligence and its familiarity with humans. Of the 14 species of wild macaws recorded in tropical America, more than half are on the verge of extinction. That said, the macaws that you can keep at home come from specialized farms, which … Read more

Macaw parrot

Macaw parrot

Macaw parrot includes the largest members of the family Psittacidae. Not all birds whose vernacular name includes the term macaw are members of this parrot. Members of this genus have brightly colored plumage, usually predominantly red or green, a long pointed tail, and a powerful beak. They live in tropical America. This genus includes species of parrots of … Read more

Scarlet macaw

Scarlet macaw

Scarlet macaw dominates in this large, very colorful parrot. It has a large yellow spot and some green on the wing and blue on the flight feathers and rectrices. The rump and the base of the tail are sky blue while the tail is long and pointed in red and blue. There are few physical differences … Read more

Hyacinth macaw

Hyacinth macaw

Hyacinth macaw: With a cobalt blue plumage of rare beauty, the Hyacinth Macaw is the largest representative of the taxon of Psittacidae. One of the main characteristics of this bird is its powerful stamp which it makes frequent use. Because of its size and liveliness, it needs large spaces to live happily. Scientific name: Anodorhynchus … Read more

Blue and yellow macaw

Blue and yellow macaw

the Blue and Yellow Macaw is a protected species. The bird itself and its habitat are threatened. This large parrot displays a playful and expressive temperament. We also appreciate his ability to “speak”, or rather to imitate our language. Scientific name: Ara ararauna Character Food Reproduction Health Way of lifeMode de vie   Blue and yellow … Read more

Spix’s Macaw

spix's macaw

Superb parrot with blue plumage, the Spix’s Macaw is today, almost non-existent in the wild. However, a program to reintroduce birds born in captivity has recently been launched. Reputed to be fearful, this bird also possesses great skills in imitating sounds. Scientific name: Cyanopsitta spixii Family Psittacidae Kind Cyanopsitta Weight From 340 gr to 350 … Read more