Pet Birds For Sale
Pet Birds For Sale
Identification: The green-cheeked conure is found in wild in Brazil, Bolivia, Argentina and Paraguay, where it inhabits forests and woodland areas. The novice and the experienced bird owner alike will enjoy the green-cheeked conure as a pet.
Geography: South America - Brazil, Bolivia, Argentina and Paraguay
Song / Call: Owners love the green cheek for its relative quietness compared to other conures. It is not as loud or as frequent in its calling, but it will make some noise. Green-cheeked conures have been known to talk, and some are able to learn quite a few words, but they are generally not prized for their talking abilities.
Size: About 10"
Sexing: Monomorphic (visually hard to determine sex)
Life Span: 25+ Years
Temperament:The green-cheeked conure is a little clown, always full of antics. These birds love to hang upside-down and clamor along the cage bars, waiting for their owners to play with them. Green cheeks are mischief-makers, so keep an eye on your bird at all times. This is a good bird for children, as it is small enough for little hands to handle and is generally good-natured. However, realize that any bird can bite, and little fingers are tender. Green cheeks are not known to be nippy, and are particularly affectionate. Because green-cheeked conures are highly affectionate and love their owners intensely, they need an owner that is able to give them a great deal of time out of the cage.
Breeding: Pineapple Green Cheek Conures are fairly Easy to Breed
Diet: 50% of a Conure's diet should be washed veggies. Also, Lovebird/Conure Seed, Dried Egg Food, Cuttlefish Bone, Fruit Pellets, Nuts, and Washed Fresh Fruit.
Veggies: Spinach, Green Beans, Kale, Celery, Peas, Carrots, and Grape Vine Leaves.
Fruits: Apples, Kiwi, Blueberries, Strawberries, Grapes, Bananas, Figs, Mangos, Oranges seem to be the favorite fruits of Pineapple Green Cheek Conures.