Macaw Parrot Specie
Macaws are the most colorful members of the bird family. They are appropriately called winged rainbows – possessing powerful large beaks and long tails. They are considered the largest birds among the Parrots, in length and wingspan. The birds flaunt a unique blend of beauty, intelligence, inquisitiveness and other engaging traits that is almost legendary., macaws can be expected to live for about 60 years to 70 years or more. It Ranges in size from about 11.8 to 39.5 inches and Weight from 4.5 oz to 3.75 lbs. Macaws can be quite playful and love toys they can chew up, especially items made of wood.
A pet macaw will need a consistent supply of appropriate toys and other safe items to destroy. The cost of a stable supply of toys should be factored into the monthly pet budget. Macaws are intelligent birds that also thrive on activities designed to challenge them, such as foraging activities. Foraging involves searching for food or time spent enjoying food. Large macaws have equally large vocalizations, and their squawks and screeches can be quite loud and ear piercing. A potential macaw owner needs to take a macaw’s large sound into consideration, especially if he or she lives in an apartment and/or has nearby neighbors.
Macaws can be taught to talk and they might also be inclined to whistle or to imitate sounds and noises they hear inside and outside the home. Adding a macaw to your family means considering if you have the room, the time, the personality, and other factors that make a macaw a good companion for you. Because macaws need spacious accommodations and are long-lived.