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Quaker Parrot

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Pet Status:
Noise Level:
Native to:
South Brazil to Central Argentina
2 yrs.
25 - 30 yrs.

The Quaker Parrot, also known as the Monk Parakeet, is
If you're looking for a bird with a big personality in a small body, look no further. The Quaker Parrot is just what your looking for. It is a small bird with a big personality.  

Peaceful, pleasant little birds, Quaker parrots can be noisy in groups or pairs, but tend to be quiet when housed alone.
They are playful birds that are easy to train and can make quite the skilled talkers and mimics.  Thought of as good family pets, they may become possessive of their cage and toys, and regular training and handling is recommended.

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.