Home
About Us
Consulting on Breeding
What's Hatching
Policy Guarantee & Shipping
Preparing For Your Bird Arrival
Online Store
Gallery & Featherworks
Library
Your Birds Safety
Helpful Links
Breeders for Sale
Customer Comments
Contact Us

Double Yellow Headed $850.00
(Amazona ochrocephala oratrix)



   We breed the Magna sub-species of the Double Yellow Head Amazon. Of all parrots, this bird has a stately, majestic appearance and is one of the most popular of all Amazons. It has been kept as a pet for well over 100 years. Many factors come into play when examining the popularity of a parrot species. Many pet owners have expressed comments indicating their desire for a colorful and attractive bird. They also look at the potential for speech and its reputation at being a tame, loving bird. Others look at the breeding consistency and a successful gene pool. The Double Yellow Head meets all these requirements and therefore it is no coincidence that it is a favorite in Mexico, its country of origin, and; was for a time the most commonly imported Amazon to the United States.

   The Double Yellow Head can become an exceptional talker. As with most species, your chances are better with a young bird and if you work with him regularly. My secretary’s brother found a Double Yellow Head along the side of a road one morning after a particularly stormy night. It proved to have a very sweet personality and an excellent vocabulary as well. Among the first things it said was, “Tastes like chicken”! Obviously the previous owner had a sense of humor! He was unable to locate the original owner so it is now part of their family. He talks, entertains them and has brought a great deal of joy to their home.

   The Double Yellow Head many times displays a high operatic voice when speaking or singing making it very melodious. Although they may never quite match the talking ability of the Yellow Nape, I personally think that, in general, it is a more friendly and gentler bird. In addition, we only breed the Magna species of the Double Yellow Head. It is slightly larger and fuller in appearance making for a truly magnificent and colorful companion.

 


Traveling to the east coast this summer.
Watch here for more information on arrival in your state.
Boost your breeding production
36 years experience owner operated of the largest parrot breeders in Texas


Let us raise a loving companion for you!



©2004 - 2010 Perching at the Ritz - All Rights Reserved.