What size cage should a parrot be in?

What size cage should a parrot be in?

In my opinion, if a bird never comes out of its cage to fly and exercise, it needs a horizontal space of 2-3 times the wingspan in width and depth.

What do you put on the bottom of a parrot cage?

The bottom of the cage should be lined with a disposable paper such as newspaper or paper towel that can be thrown away every day. Newsprint is now free of lead so it is non-toxic to birds even if they chew on it.

How big should a Quaker parrot cage be?

However, Quaker parrots are relatively small birds, so one bird typically needs a cage that is at least 18 inches (45.7 cm) tall, 18 inches wide, and 18 inches (45.7 cm) deep. If you can afford to buy your bird a bigger cage, then you should do that.

Do birds get bored in cages?

Seriously, though, birds probably do have the potential for boredom, and some kinds probably more than others. Much has been written about this in regard to parrots kept in cages. Parrots are generally social birds, and they’re thought to be quite intelligent.

Where can I buy a bird cage in Australia?

Pet Shop Direct has one of Australia’s largest range of high quality bird cages and bird supplies online. Our range includes large bird cages, large parrot cages, stainless steel bird cages, bird stands & bird gyms.

What are bird cages and parrot cages?

Bird Cages and Parrot Cages are an important part of keeping pet birds. Browse our selection of quality discounted bird and parrot cages on our online pet shop.

Can you keep a parrot in a cage?

Most of our larger parrot cages also feature playtops which are a great option for people who keep their parrots inside the home. Owning a companion bird will bring up the need for housing, and although caging a bird may not be to everyones liking, it is sometimes the only way we can keep our feathered friends safe.

How many perches does a parrot cage have?

This spacious parrot cage was specially designed to meet the new minimum RSPCA requirements for parrot cages. A great and economical way to house many small to medium birds. This avairy includes 6 feeders , 4 perches, and plenty of flight space.