Scarlet is renowned for over 100 years. The Scarlet Macaw Ara macao is one of the most magnificent of the Macaw species. Scarlet has 3 brightly color : red, yellow and blue , their length is about 80- 85 cm with over one half of length is their tail . Average weight is about 1 – 1.2 kg. Scarlet has life span about 40 – 60 năm, and even 75 years in captivity. Scarlet will hatch from 2 to 3 eggs , the eggs hatch after 5 weeks and young birds begin to grow hair after 90 days. Their adulthood is about 5 years old
Scarlet is very beautiful, inquisitive, and intelligent. Scarlet Macaw’s are eager learners and can be taught a variety of tricks. They can be quite talented as a talker, though generally not quite as adept as the Blue and Gold Macaw .For instance , Scarlet’s can learn about 5 to 10 words or phrases while the Blue and Gold can learn around 15 to 20. Like all Macaws, it has a loud call and it may be quite vocal at times.
Scarlet is a lively bird that loves to play and interact. It can also be quite flamboyant and boisterous in personality. The personality of a Scarlet is such that it requires good socialization at a young age. It requires a firm consistent hand in training, especially as it matures. The well socialized Scarlet Macaw is extremely social, and will be very friendly and confident with a number people. However, this Macaw takes a dedicated and determined keeper to reach and maintain its potential as a great pet bird.
Nutrition and Pet Care (The nutrition of all the macaw species are the same): In the wild, the hard palm nut or fruit is the mainstay of its diet. If they are Pet, you can search the bags of food is packaged specifically for Macaw species.Parrots can also eat nutritious foods that people used , but you will have to pay much attention to the restrictions of food that taboo for parrots. Almost parrot species love to have meal with their family members . Birds also eat some foods containing protein in nature and they like chicken ,too . However, butter and chocolate are two things, which poisoning parrots (More information about nutrition for Macaw species )
Pet Care : To really become a great pet, Scarlet need attention and communication with its owners from a very young age. Interactive relationship that should be maintained regularly every day. Scarlet needs more time to be able to truly integrate and communicate well, if you ignored , their temperament will become aggressive, or angry when they mature. The coach training a parrot needs patience and faith. However , we can not deny that Scarlet is very intelligent, fast learning tips or small tasks assigned. Furthermore , They are not as inclined to talk and mimic as some of the other parrots, notably the Amazon parrots, but they can learn a few words or phrases.
Parrots need a comfortable space, lots of toys and interact as much with the toys, stroking, learn the tricks, all the factors that will help your parrot unstressed.
- Color : red , yellow , blue
- Length : 80 – 85 cm
- Weight : 1 – 1.2kg
- Life span : 40 – 60 years
- Adulthood : 5 years old
(4 month old parrot, domesticated and it is getting a hang of self-feeding . Prices may vary depending on time)
Vaccination Program (Free):
– Flu, Diarrhea – monthly (200.000đ/time)
– Deworm – every 3 months (200.000đ/time)
– Coccidiosis – every 3 months (300.000đ/time)
– NewCastle – every 4 months (500.000đ/time)
– Lung Mushrooms – monthly (100.000đ/time)
– Hen / Typhoid / Pasteurellosis – monthly (100.000đ/time)
*** With the advice of Dr. Nguyen Nhu Pho – Professor of HCM Agricultural University.
Pet Me Shop specializes in buying and selling national Scarlet Macaw parrots . Ensuring beautiful parrots , medical certificates quarantine . For further information , please contact :
Hotline: 091 709 6677 – 0916 399 299 (Mr. Tài)
Address showroom: Pet Me Coffee – 198 Nguyễn Văn Hưởng, Thảo Điền Ward , District 2, HCM City