Serinus canaria canaria
Length: 5-6 inches
Life span: 10-14 years
Age at Weaning: 5-7 weeks
Age at Maturity: 3-6 months
Country of Origin: The Canary Islands
Temperament: These birds can be hand tamed, but it takes a huge effort. Known for their beautiful songs and attractive colors, these birds make wonderful low maintenance pets. Be sure to give them a wide cage so they can excercise. Having just a single canary encourages them to sing more often.
Talking Ability: N/A
Noise Level: Constant, but quiet
Cage Requirements: 18" x 24"
Interesting Facts: Canaries are normally green in the wild!!!