Indian Ring-necked Parakeet

Indian Ring-necked Parakeet
Item# inrinpar

Psittacula krameri

Length: 16 inches

Weight: 120-145 grams

Life span: 25-30 years

Age at Weaning: 10-14 weeks

Age at Maturity: ~2 years

Country of Origin: Northern Africa and India

Temperament: Like their Alexandrine cousins, these birds are very independent but enjoy being interacted with and talked to. They respond well with handling, and the more they are handled the nicer they become.

Talking Ability: Moderate

Noise Level: Low to moderate

Cage Requirements: 20" x 24"; bar spacing 1/2" to 5/8"

Interesting Facts: Many color mutations are available; at The Birdie Boutique we've had the standard green, blue mutations, and Lutino (yellow) mutations.