Tag: parrotlets

  • Pet Birds: Green-Rumped Parrotlets

    Pet Birds: Green-Rumped Parrotlets

    Green-rumped parrotlets are the second most popular species of parrotlets. Green-rumps (Forpus passerinus) are a bright, beautiful emerald green.

  • Pet Birds: Yellow-Faced Parrotlets

    Pet Birds: Yellow-Faced Parrotlets

    Yellow-faced parrotlets (Forpus xanthops) are beautiful birds. They are green with gray and bright, beautiful, sunny yellow faces. Although they are small, they are smart and may learn to do ...

  • Parrotlet Color Mutations

    Parrotlet Color Mutations

    Parrotlets are sweet, feisty little birds with a love for life. These little guys come in a range of colors. Hopefully after reading this you will have a better idea of these mutations and will ...

  • Parrotlet or Parakeet- What Is the Difference?

    Parrotlet or Parakeet- What Is the Difference?

    When you go to buy your first parrot at the pet store, you notice the tags on the cages: Parrotlet. Parakeet. You wrinkle your brow. Huh? They look similar to each other. What is the difference? ...

  • Top Three Parrots for Kids

    Top Three Parrots for Kids

    Most people purchase their child a parrot without realizing the full responsibility of caring for these creatures. While this does not mean parrots make poor pets, they are a challenge to care ...

  • The Pacific Parrotlets

    The Pacific Parrotlets

    Pacific Parrotlets are a somewhat uncommon species. While they are actually the most common of their genera, they are not the everyday pet. The Pacifics are the friendliest of them all, although ...