Companion of: Mark
From (City, State, Country): Arkansas
Age: 14 months
Birds Homepage: http://www.capeparrot.org
Number of Capes You Have: 1
Pet or Breeder: Pet
Why did you chose a Cape Parrot?: Gentle, quiet, cuddly, can entertain self, intelligent, and speaking ability.
Weight: 340 grams
Amount of coloring & where: Orange elbows and socks
Length (nose to butt): unknown at the moment
Where Purchased: Tennessee Breeder
When Purchased: Late May 2011
Age When Brought Home: 13 months
Hand Fed: yes
Shy or aggressive around strangers: Very calm, doesn’t bite, well socialized.
Talking ability: Speaks some words and phrases, but not while I’m in the room.
How would you rate noise: Usually he makes less noise, at a similar volume as my Pyrruha Molinae, but he can be a lot louder.
How would you rate activity level: His activity level is moderate.
Likes to bathe: I’ve only seen him bathe once in the 5 weeks we’ve had him.
How cuddly or affectionate: We’re not bonded yet, he does allow cuddling but doesn’t seek it yet.
Territorial: His personal sphere is about a one foot radius. He is only slightly territorial about his cage.
Size and type of cage: Avian Adventure Grande Play Top 30″ L X 42″ W X 73″ H
Favorite toys and perches: Dogwood Tree Stand and homemade leather, wood and bead toy.
What is the regular diet: Zupreem Fruit Blend, Zupreem Avian Maintenance for Parrots and Conures, Seeds as training rewards, fresh fruits and veggies.
Favorite Food: Zupreem Fruitblend, seed treats and apple slices
Avian Vet or other Vet: Other Vet
Wings Clipped: No
Any Health Problems or Accidents: Rough landing and broken primary flight feather.
Orion, Age 14 months, From Arkansas
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