Home pets: wavy parrot - maintenance and care
If you decide to make a bird like a wavy parrot, keeping and caring for it should not frighten you. There is nothing complicated, just need to learn some rules that will help make the pet's life comfortable. First of all, you should choose a suitable cell. Its size depends on the size of the parrot itself, as well as on the number of birds. In any case, inside the cage the pet should not be cramped, and it should be able to spread its wings.
Naturally, pay attention to the material from which the dwelling for the pet is made. It is advisable to choose a cage of steel rods covered with a special protective agent. Copper or wood products are best not to buy. If you live a wavy parrot, the maintenance and care for it provides the appropriate equipment for the cell. For example, it should have small tanks for food and water (their location should be convenient), a few racks, so that the bird could sit on them. In addition, in the cage you need to install a ring swing (place them better in the center).
If you have a wavy parrot, the maintenance and care of it presuppose the presence of a small bath, where he could bathe. For this, a porcelain or plastic container is suitable. Watch for the quality and purity of the water in the tub and the water bowl. Change it daily. Food should also not stagnate. The cage should be placed near the wall so that the bird can hide, if it suddenly becomes frightened.
If you have a wavy parrot, maintenance and care involves the organization of optimal lighting and temperature conditions in the room. Serious moments should be strictly observed. If necessary, additional lighting should be included. And in order for the bird to be healthy and to have acute eyesight, it needs to provide the possibility of a full sleep. For this, it is necessary to cover the cage in the evening so that morning light does not wake the pet prematurely. In addition, ultra-violet rays are very important for him.
Wavy parrots live at home for a long time, if appropriate conditions are created for them. For example, the humidity in the room should be within 50-70%. As for the temperature, for birds enough 22-25 degrees of heat. The pet does not tolerate too hot air.
The most popular pet today is the parrot wavy. The food for him should be enriched with vitamins and minerals that will help him keep himself in shape and be healthy. The bird is useful to eat germinated grain, which contains vitamins E and B. The parrot likes to peck also the green tops of vegetables. Do not forget about cereals: oatmeal, pea and buckwheat. The fact is that the digestion of the parrot from these foods is getting better. However, cereal porridge should be cooked correctly, that is, without the addition of sugar, salt and any fat.
An important part of the pet's diet is a specialized feed that includes different kinds of crushed grain enriched with vitamins and minerals. During the purchase, choose only quality products and pay attention to the period of their validity.
If the bird is sick, you should immediately contact a veterinarian to prevent pathology from developing.