AMAZONS

  • Amazons tend to be lively, feisty and fearless
  • Hand Fed babies make great pets
  • They are pretty extroverted birds
  • Provide frequent water baths or showers to maintain normal skin/feather quality
  • Can be noisy and clear talkers and love to sing
  • Social interaction is important
  • There are approximately 31 Species of amazons each unique in personality, size and color
  • They are not overly demanding birds
  • Cage size depends on the species but the bigger is always better 30”w x 24” depth x 30” high is the minimum

Blue Fronted Amazon- They are very common as pets. Blue Front’s are active and comical, natural performers. They love attention. They talk and sing VERY well. They can be loud when they want to be. They are bright lime green with blue on their head. They are between 15-17” and weigh 275-510g. Their lifespan is 25-30 years

Mexican Red Head Amazon- They are mostly green with a bright red blaze above their beak and forehead, with a lime green/yellow underneath their tail feathers. They are playful and sweet birds that make good family pets. They love to entertain and interact with their human flock. They are very curious birds that some say make them a little mischievous. They are 13-14” in length and pretty stocky at 275-335g . Their lifespan is 60-70 years.

One of the most popular companion birds with a great vocabulary. They have Yellow heads and Bright green bodies, with red on its shoulders. They get full color at 3-5 years old. They love to chew so caution should be taken when they are let out. Many toys made of durable material is essential to keeping them busy. A cage with door and food bowl locks is a must. They are 14-16” in length and pretty stocky at 450-650g. Their lifespan is 70-80 years.

Blue Fronted Amazon- They are very common as pets. Blue Front’s are active and comical, natural performers. They love attention. They talk and sing VERY well. They can be loud when they want to be. They are bright lime green with blue on their head. They are between 15-17” and weigh 275-510g. Their lifespan is 25-30 years

Mexican Red Head Amazon- They are mostly green with a bright red blaze above their beak and forehead, with a lime green/yellow underneath their tail feathers. They are playful and sweet birds that make good family pets. They love to entertain and interact with their human flock. They are very curious birds that some say make them a little mischievous. They are 13-14” in length and pretty stocky at 275-335g . Their lifespan is 60-70 years.

Double Yellow Head Amazon- One of the most popular companion birds with a great vocabulary. They have Yellow heads and Bright green bodies, with red on its shoulders. They get full color at 3-5 years old. They love to chew so caution should be taken when they are let out. Many toys made of durable material is essential to keeping them busy. A cage with door and food bowl locks is a must. They are 14-16” in length and pretty stocky at 450-650g. Their lifespan is 70-80 years.