Parrotlets ; Pacific & Spectacled
Parrotlets, aka 'Pocket Parrots' are one of the smallest parrots with the biggest personality!
For people who want a bird with a large parrot personality without the large parrot, look no further than the little parrotlet.
These wonderful birds have all the personality of the large parrots but will not devour your furniture or annoy your neighbours.
Adorable, intelligent, playful and affectionate, the demand for parrotlets are making them one of the most popular parrots.
Most parrotlets are bundles of energy.
The little parrot that could; Parrotlets are completely fearless and will take on even larger birds them themselves, which is why, when out of their cage, supervision is a must.
As far as talkability, Parrotlets don't have a huge vocabulary, but its the males in this species that learn speech.
That being said, its their personality and 'cuteness' that wins hearts.
These active little birds are happy and content with a cage full of toys and will spend hours swinging, climbing, and interacting with their owners. Parrotlets truly are the little gems of the parrot world.
Life Span 15-20 years