Description: This weaned, hand fed, and tame Orange-Winged Amazon is a beauty and ready for your home!
The Orange-winged Amazon (Amazona amazonica), also known as the Orange-winged Parrot and Loro Guaro, is a medium sized Amazon parrot.
The Orange-winged Amazon is a mainly green parrot about 13 inches in length and weighs about .75 pounds when fully grown. It has blue and yellow feathers on its head which varies in extent between individuals. The upper mandible is partly horn colored (gray) and partly dark-gray. It has orange feathers in the wings and tail, which can be seen when in flight. The male and female are identical in external appearance.
Breeding: The Orange-winged Amazon nests in tree cavities. The eggs are white and there are usually three or four in a clutch. The female incubates the eggs for about 26 days and the chicks leave the nest about 60 days after hatching.
Behavior: Orange-winged Amazons are noisy birds and make loud, high-pitched screams. It roosts communally in palm and other trees. It can live for up to 80 years if provided with a healthy environment and diet, good exercise routines, and receive healthy socialization.
Diet: It eats lots of fruit and seeds, including the fruit of palm trees and sometimes cocoa. Lafeber’s Avi-Cakes and Nutri-Berries are also nutritionally balanced and offer variety for their diet and encourages natural foraging behavior.
* courtesy of Wikipedia
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- About 3 Weeks
- 0.75 LBS
- 13.00 (in)
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