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Scarlet Macaw (Ara macao)

Order: Psittaciformes | Family: Psittacidae | Genus: Ara | Species: macao

How Do Parrots Drink Water?

Just like human beings and every other living animal, parrots need to drink water to live. Humans have lips we can wrap around an opening and then suction water into our mouths. Birds don’t have this advantage. Instead, they need to fill their beaks with water and then tilt their heads back Read More

Can Parrots Really Talk?

The answer to whether parrots can really speak is one of those complicated responses where the most accurate answer is yes, no, and sort of. Yes, parrots can really say words. A pet parrot can be trained to say phrases like “Polly wants a cracker,” or “pretty bird.” Parrot Read More