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Sulfur Crested

Quick Information

Pet Status:
Noise Level:
Extremely Loud
Native to:
Indonesian Islands
2 - 3 Yrs.
up to 100+ years!

Three sub-species. The Lesser, the Medium, and the Greater.
Very destructive in nature and love all kinds of toys.
Need to have guidelines and rules to follow to flourish.
Very intelligent and readily pick up tricks.
Can be excellent, animated talkers.
Can be exceptionally noisy.
Very demending of attention and may become self destructive or neurotic if their needs are not met.
Has dusty dander that can irritate allergies.

DIET: Diet consists of a pelleted blend, veggies, fruits, nuts, and seeds as treats. A small amount of white meat, such as chicken is occasionally welcomed as well, as is completely cooked egg.