Talkability:Will not talk
Native to:Central and South America
Matures:1 - 4 yrs
Lifespan:20 - 25 yrs
They need a very large cage will well spaced perches and toys for hopping about. Though their beak is large it lacks the crushing power that parrots possess.
May be a danger to smaller birds and it is recommended that Toucanets are kept away from them.
DIET: Must be very high in fresh fruits, at least 50%, and commercial low iron pelleted blends are now more widely available to supplement the diet.