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Red-Fronted Macaw parrot for sale

Specie : Red-Fronted Macaw parrot for sale
​Age : 4 to 16 Months old
​Sex : Male and Female
​Vaccinated : Yes
​Tamed : Yes

Sex : Male / Female available

Description

Red-Fronted Macaw parrot for sale

Overview

The Red-Fronted Macaw parrot for sale is a small, stocky macaw native to South America. They are increasingly popular as pets due to their engaging personalities.

Red-Fronted Macaw parrot for sale Physical Appearance

Size and Weight

  • Length: 15-17 inches
  • Weight: 325-375 grams

One of the smaller macaw species. Stocky, compact body relative to other macaws.

Coloration

  • Bright red forehead and crown
  • Green wings, back, and tail
  • Grayish breast and belly

Named for their vibrant red forehead and crown. Mostly green and gray body.

Distinctive Markings

  • Black beak
  • Bare white facial patches
  • Medium length tail

Typical macaw features like facial patches and strong beak. Tail medium in proportion to body.

Native Habitat and Range

Natural Habitat

Found in woodlands, savanna, and forest edges. Roosts in trees near water sources.

Geographic Range

Native to Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay. Range extends through central South America.

Diet and Feeding

Wild Diet

  • Nuts, seeds, fruits
  • Some insects and larvae
  • Cracks hard food with beak

Primarily eats nuts, seeds, fruits. Occasionally small insects and larvae.

Captive Diet

  • Commercial pellets
  • Chopped produce
  • Some nuts, seeds, foraging toys
  • Cuttlebone for calcium

Nutritionally balanced diet recommended. Pellets, chopped fruits/veggies.

Feeding Behavior

  • Actively forages for food
  • Uses strong beak to open hard food
  • Can be somewhat messy eaters

Natural foragers that use beak strength to access hard foods. Tend to drop food.

Red-Fronted Macaw parrot for sale Behavior and Communication

Social Structure

  • Lives in small flocks
  • Forms monogamous pairs
  • Very social within flocks

Gregarious birds that live socially in groups and bonded pairs.

Vocalizations

  • Loud squawks
  • Decent mimics
  • Calls used in flock

Vocalize loudly. Can mimic speech decently. Communicate in flocks.

Intelligence

  • Intelligent and active
  • Requires mental stimulation
  • Can learn some tricks/training

Smart and energetic. Need mental engagement through toys, training.

Breeding and Lifespan

Mating and Nesting

  • Mate for life
  • Nest in tree cavities
  • Female incubates 2-4 eggs

Long-term monogamous breeding pairs. Use tree holes for nesting.

Life Expectancy

  • 15-20 years with proper care
  • Long-term commitment required

Shorter-lived than larger macaws but still require long commitment.

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