Blue and Gold Macaw For Sale
Blue and Gold Macaws come from Central and South America, ranging from Panama to northwestern Paraguay. Often characterized as very outgoing and interactive in temperament, some refer to them as the “clowns” of the large macaw family. Some Blue and Golds become excellent talkers, and some love to “play games” with their owners, like versions of peek-a-boo. Brilliantly colored, they can reach up to 34″ in length (including tail) and live up to 50 years of age or more. Like all macaws, they have the potential to become extremely cuddly and gentle companions with the whole family. This requires a firm but gentle manner, with a decisive limit setting. It is essential to have a physical setting that allows this athletic bird the freedom to move and play. Appropriate cages and play gyms, properly placed, can provide endless hours of entertainment and joy for owner and companion bird alike.
Care & Feeding
In the wild, most macaws, including blue-and-gold macaws, eat a variety of seeds, plant material, fruits, and nuts. The wild macaw’s diet tends to be high in fat, which is acceptable for a bird that spends its day flying through the rainforest, finding food, nesting, and rearing chicks. Looking for Blue and Gold Macaw Parrots For Sale, then contact us today for more information.
Companion macaws are lucky to have a much easier life than their wild counterparts. But they miss out on the ability to forage for their food, a behavior that comes naturally. Macaws, including blue-and-gold macaws, thrive on a nutritionally balanced diet. Such as Lafeber’s Nutri-Berries and Lafeber’s Premium Daily Diet Pellets, as well as fresh fruits and veggies and healthy table foods.
If a blue-and-gold macaw remains healthy, it can live upwards of 70 years. This is a bird that will be with you for a lifetime, and you should prepare for this possibility. This may even include a trust or a clause in your Will dedicated to the bird. Blue and Gold Macaw Parrots For Sale