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Yellow Crowned Amazon - Amazons Amazona Ochrocephala Bird

Yellow Crowned Amazon Amazons

Notable traits of the Yellow Crowned Amazon Bird: Amazons (Amazona Ochrocephala)
Latin Name: Amazona Ochrocephala
Common Name: Yellow Crowned Amazon
Description: The yellow crowned amazon is mostly green with red and dark blue in the tail and wings. The amount of yellow on the head varies.
Gender Determination: DNA testing is required
Trainability: Highly trainable and intelligent birds
Length: 31-38cm (12.1-14.8 in)
Average Lifespan: 50 years
Average Weight: 380-500g
Song: Can sing songs
Diet: Pellets, Fruit, Veggies
Housing: Larger the cage the better, 2 by 3 by 4 feet minimum
Loudness: Loud, not recommended for Apt/Condo
Talking Ability: Great talkers
Notes: The yellow-crowned Amazon is calmer and more even-tempered than the popular yellow napes and double yellow-heads.
These birds have been vaccinated for the polyoma virus. It is crucial for young birds to be protected as they have little to no immune system for their first year of life. Just as people, cats, dogs are vaccinated, we use vaccines to substantially decrease the incidence of disease in birds. By doing this we have developed a positive reputation that separates us from the "birdie mills" that do not aspire to the same standards. We have a vet on the premises bi-weekly that administer this vaccine and monitors our babies and flock.
Mutations: Blue and Cinnamon
Age of Maturity: 3
Breeding Life: 35
Nest: 30 x 30 x 50 cm
Breeding Aviculture: Common in Spring
Average Clutch Size: 2-4
Habitat: South America and Panama
References: PelletTreatToy
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