how to stop a blue and gold macaw from biting

How To Stop A Blue-And-Gold Macaw From Biting

The blue and gold macaw is notorious for biting. You might be reading this right now as you have experienced a nip from this feisty parrot. First off, we hope that your hand is doing okay, and second, you need not worry as there are ways to avert this kind […]

Can macaws and cockatiels live together?

Can Macaws And Cockatiels Live Together?

It may seem that two different species of birds can be completely compatible, but what may seem like a calm situation can change in a split second. When one of the birds is much larger than the other, it may become a big problem for the smaller one. There are […]

Are macaws friendly?

Are Macaws Friendly? 8 Facts You Must Know

Loud and large, macaws may seem intimidating if you come across them, but these birds are in fact, known to be quite friendly and playful. Are macaws friendly? Don’t let the sheer size and noisy nature of these birds fool you, macaws are actually very affectionate and require a lot […]

are macaws messy?

Are Macaws Messy? 8 Things You Should Know!

Macaws are beautiful, intelligent pets and owning them can be hugely rewarding as they are loyal and can be trained to respond to commands. At the same time, macaws can be challenging pets because they demand more time than most pets do. And oh, they can be very noisy and […]

how bad are macaw bites?

Here Is How Bad Macaw Bites Really Are

How bad is a bite from a macaw? We have heard a lot of horror stories about macaw bites being able to rip someone’s finger off, but is there any truth to this? Somehow, macaws got the reputation of having the worst bite out of all the parrots and we […]

do macaws smell bad?

4 Reasons Why Your Macaw Smells Bad

I have never been aware of the fact that even macaws can have an odor. But when I brought home two macaws and took care of them, I learned that macaws can smell not so good under different circumstances or health conditions. Initially, I was confused about the foul smell […]

Are macaws cuddly?

Macaws Are Incredibly Cuddly – But It Can Be Too Much

Big, gorgeous, and brightly colored macaws are extremely social, and for many people the ultimate pet bird. Due to their huge size and tendency to lunge at strangers, a lot of people are intimidated by macaws and their big beaks. But those who own and really know this bird species […]

Are african greys smarter than macaws?

Are African Greys Smarter Than Macaws?

If you are like us and you research many parrots for fun and knowledge, you may begin to wonder if the African Grey is smarter than the macaw, to which the answer is yes. Are African Greys Smarter Than Macaws? African Greys are smarter than Macaws. They have been reported […]

Are Sun Conures Louder Than Macaws?

Are Sun Conures Louder Than Macaws? The Differences

This is no secret that Sun Conures and Macaws are one of the loudest birds in the world. While their loud calls often seem to irritate people, bird lovers actually like to hear those sounds. So, if you are looking for a pet bird minus the high-pitched calls, you should […]