Description: The Blue-black Grassquit (Volatinia jacarina) is a small bird in the tanager family, Thraupidae. Also known as Jacarina and grassquit, the Blue-black Grassquit was previously classified in the bunting and American...
Description: Larger and more plump than regular sized Zebra finches, the English Zebra Finch will add variety to any aviary. Colorful, curious and chatty personalities with a somewhat monotonous "honking" song which grows on you. Slightly territorial...
Description: Pied Budgies make a great addition to avairies and are easy to care for. The Budgerigar (Melopsittacus undulatus), also known as common pet parakeet, shell parakeet and informally nicknamed the Budgie, is a small,...
Description: The Lizard canary (Serinus canaria domesticus), is named and especially bred for its beautiful markings - the black crescent-shaped spots running down its back and breast and resemble the scales of a lizard. This visual effect is known...
Identification: The American Yellow Pacific Parrotlets are all yellow in coloring. Their natural habitat is arid lowland scrub, semi-open tropical deciduous woodland, gallery forest and secondary growth. Pet Parrotlets are one of the smallest...
Description: The Plum-headed Finch (Neochmia modesta) also known as Cherry Finch is a common species of estrildid finch found in Australia. It is found in dry savannah and subtropical/tropical (lowland) dry shrubland in...