CAGE SIZE RECOMMENDATIONS

RAINBOW LORIKEETanimal avian beak bird

 

On this page we make recommendations for apartment dwellers looking to adopt a parrot. We also make recommendations for the minimum cage size that is an important part of your parrot’s healthy environment.
The list of recommended apartment parrots are as follows:
BUDGERIGARS (PARAKEETS)
COCKATIELS
PARROTLETS
LINEOLATED (A/K/A
BARRED OR CATHERINE’S)
PARAKEET
LOVEBIRDS
PYRRHURA CONURE SPECIES (SUCH AS
GREEN-CHEEKED CONURES)
POICEPHALUS SPECIES (SUCH AS MEYER’S OR
SENEGAL)
PSITTACULA SPECIES
PIONUS SPECIES (SUCH AS
MAXIMILLIAN’S OR BLUE-HEADED)

RECOMMENDED CAGE SIZES
SPECIES CAGE SIZEWidthxDepthxInterior Height) BAR SPACING
Budgerigar, Parrotlet
Lovebird 18x18x24 0.5
Cockatiel 20x20x30 0.5
Conure, small(Pyrrhura sp.) 20x20x30 0.625
Conure, medium(Aratinga sp.) 24x24x36 0.75
Conure, large(Cyanoliseus sp.)36x24x48 0.75
Poicephalus, small 24x20x32 0.625
Poicephalus, large 32x23x48 0.75
Caique 32x23x48 0.75
Mini Macaw, small(such as Hahn’s) 36x24x48 0.75
Mini Macaw, large(such as Severe) 40x30x60 0.75-1.0
African Grey, Amazon 36x24x48 1.0
Cockatoo 48x36x66 1.50
Macaw (Blue & Gold, Scarlet, Green Wing) 48x36x66 1.50

 

 

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