This gorgeous bird has often been described as a sunset, soaring across the sky. Their dashing colors of orange, yellow, red, blue and green are simply dazzling to the eye. There is no question that Sun Conures are among the most stunning parrots, as far as looks are concerned.
If you want a playful, happy parrot, the Sun Conure may be just the bird you need. They are generally 12 inches in length and live between 25-30 years. These wonderful feathered friends are:
Bright colors and ringed objects are also very appealing to them. Since Sun Conures love to chew, wooden parrot toys are ideal.
• Sociable. Sun Conures thrive on attention and interaction. They will enjoy being close to you on their parrot play gym while you work around the house or while you are eating dinner
• Alert. These birds are always aware of their surroundings. Whether your feathered baby is on his bird perch or playing with his bird toys, he will be sure to hear sudden noises or an approaching stranger. In some cases, Sun Conures can serve as excellent watch dogs, letting you know when someone is at the door or if they hear a strange noise that may signal danger.
• Athletic. Exercise is essential for Sun Conures. There are several ways you can ensure that your feathered friend gets the exercise he needs to thrive. In the first place, be sure to let him out of his bird cage at least once a day. Secondly, provide him with a large cage or aviary where he can flap his wings or fly. Thirdly, give your pet plenty of bird toys and parrot toys, as these will encourage activity and movement.
Life with a Sun Conure can be a wonderful and rewarding experience