Lilac-crowned Amazon profile
Credit: © Mark Swiecki
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Care in Captivity
Sweet disposition, very intelligent. Has tendency to obesity.
Common in US, fairly common in Europe.
Aviary or suspended cage with a minimum length 3m (9.8 ft).
Fruit such as: apple, pear, orange, banana, cactus fruits, pomegranate, forming about 30 % of the diet; fresh vegetables such as: carrot, celery, green peas, beans, fresh corn; green leaves such as: Swiss chard, lettuce, sowthistle, dandelion, chickweed; spray millet and limited mixed seed, cooked beans and pulses, complete kibble.
Loves to chew; bathing; foot toys, destructible (non-toxic) toys, non-destructible (non-toxic plastic) toys, food-finder toys, preening toys, different texture and size hanging perch toys, fir branches, push-and-pull toys (sliding up and down), vegetable tanned leather toys.
Nest Box Size:
Vertical box, 12" x 12" x 24" (30.5cm x 30.5cm x 61cm).
11g (0.4 oz)
309-370g (10.8-13 oz)
270-280g (9.5-9.8 oz)
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