Blue Fronted Amazon

Latin Name

Amazona aestiva

Physical Description

The Blue Fronted Amazon is primarily green. It has a yellow face, with the blue feathers around the beak. It's shoulders have a yellow and red patch.

Length

15 Inches

Sexing

Undeterminable by appearance.

Origin

Southwestern Brasil, Paraguay, Boliva, and northern Argentina.

Trainability

These birds are very good at talking. They are a very popular parrot. The Amazons are very affectionate, but the males can be difficult after they reach sexual maturity. Good early training is required to prevent the male Amazons from becoming too mean.

Loudness

These birds are known to be noisey.

Pricing

$675 and higher