Rose breasted cockatoo for sale
Description: Rose Breasted Cockatoos for sale, are native to Australia, and are also known as the Galah or Clown or Fools Cockatoo. Rose Breasted Cockatoos have distinctive pink and grey plumage, and its bold and loud behaviour make it a familiar sight in the bush and increasingly in urban areas.
Our Rose Breasted Cockatoo for sale have soft and down-like feathers. Generally, Rose-breasted Cockatoos are pink, with shades varying from carnation pink to fuchsia pink. The nape, forehead, lores and crown are generally a white-pink shade, while the legs, upper abdomen, neck and chest are deep, dark pink. Rose Breasted Cockatoos have pearl grey wings, tails and backs.
The secondary flight coverts, upper tail coverts, rump, abdomen, and the vent feathers are all whitish grey. The feet are dark grey and the beak is horn coloured.
Sexing: The sexes appear similar but generally adult birds differ in the colour of the irises, with the male having very dark brown to almost black irises, and the female having mid-brown or red irises. The colours of the juveniles are duller than the adults and have grey chests, crowns, and crests with brown irises, and whitish bare eye rings which are not carunculated.
Breeding: Galah cockatoos like to nest in tree cavities. The eggs are white and there are usually two or five in a clutch. The eggs are incubated for about 25 days, and the male and female share the incubation. The chicks leave the nest about 49 days after hatching
Size: Galah Cockatoo birds are about 14 inches long and weighs 0.75 pounds.
Life Span: Average life span is about 40 years, but they can live up to 70 to 80 years of age, with a good diet.
Temperament- Rose Breasted Cockatoo birds are intelligent, playful and like to socialise. These birds need constant stimulation with toys to play with, and objects to chew, to keep them from getting bored
Diet- Cockatoo seed, grasses, herbs, nuts, seeds, green shoots, berries, roots, leaf buds, insects, larvae, cereal crops, grains, sunflower seeds, fruits.
Rose-breasted cockatoos Or Galah are Affectionate and friendly, the Galah Cockatoos have a reputation for being loving pets. They are sensitive birds, however, and require quite a bit of attention and interaction from their owners. Those interested in owning a Rose-Breasted Cockatoo should make sure that they have plenty of free time to spend with their new pet. They are active birds and need plenty of exercises to maintain their physical health. Fresh fruit is a good source of nutrition for them as well. Nuts such as walnuts, almonds, and pecans can be used as a training treat and are very healthy for them.