The lovable and cuddly Umbrella Cockatoo

General Info: The Umbrella Cockatoo, native to Indonesia, is a large, gorgeous, white parrot. On this bird, the underside of the wings and the tail have feathers of a delicate yellow color. The tail feathers are short and squared at the end. The beak and feet of this bird are a wonderful contrast to the […]

Red-Tailed Black Cockatoo

The Red-tailed Black Cockatoo is a very large, regal looking bird. Measuring a staggering 2 feet in length weighing as much as 2 pounds, this bird is not only huge, but it is also beautiful, with a bold, shiny black covering. The feathering on the male is entirely black except for his dark red tail […]

Goffins Cockatoo

The Gregarious, intelligent and affectionate Goffins Cockatoo, has not enjoyed the popularity of other larger Cockatoos in the pet world because they demand much love and attention.  If you are among those who are owned by one, you already know that they are largely underestimated as the perfect bird, as long as you have plenty […]

Galah Cockatoo

The Galah. Boy, this parrot sure is cute. Also known as the rose-breasted cockatoo, this pink, lovable bird could soften even the toughest of hearts. I have vivid memories of visiting my local pet shop and being drawn to the Galah cages. They just oozed love. They would turn on the charm for any person […]

Moluccan Cockatoo

The Moluccan or Salmon-Crested Cockatoo is one of the most beautiful, intelligent and even tempered of Cockatoos.  But; as with any other parrot companion, do your homework and research before you whip out the credit card and say “I’ll take ’em”.  They are very affectionate and needy in the attention department. Some aficionados rank them […]

Major Mitchell’s Cockatoo

The Major Mitchell’s or Leadbeater’s Cockatoo is often kept as a pet bird, but; unfortunately, it is one of the less suitable and more expensive pet cockatoo’s that can be chosen as a pet. They are a joy when they are young and hand-raised; but, they often become aggressive as they mature, and many end […]