Blue and Gold Macaw

Blue and Gold Macaw
Item# bluandgolmac

Ara ararauna

Length: 30-34 inches

Weight: 900-1100 grams

Life span: 70-90 years

Age at Weaning: 16-20 weeks

Age at Maturity: 3-5 years

Country of Origin: Northern South America, Brazil

Temperament: These are the most common large macaw in pet stores and homes. They are incredibly active and playful, yet can calm down enough for a good head scratch. They are affectionate with their owners, but sometimes shy or aggressive with others. They are notorious chewers with their large beaks and very active, so many toys and a large cage is necessary.

Talking Ability: Moderate to Good

Noise Level: Extremely High

Cage Requirements: 36" x 48"; Bar Spacing 1" to 1 1/2"

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