Re: Is this bird a Catalina or a Scarlet?
Posted by Judy on 11/09/08
On 9/04/08, Jennifer wrote:
> I bought a macaw from a lady who knows nothing about
> what I was told is that he is a Catalina Macaw who is
> almost 2 years old. I don't think this bird is a Catalina
> think the bird is a scarlet. His name is Bubba. Here are
> some weird little markings he has. His head is red but on
> his neck he has little yellow tips on his feathers. The
> tips of his wings are red with yellow bands around his
> wings and are tiped with green then light blue and dark
> blue. I am not really sure if this bird is a catalina or a
> scarlet with different markings. Could it maybe be a Ruby
> macaw?? I will post some pictures later.
If you go to this site:
It is a macaw chat - and - if you post your picture on
there - there will be many that will welcome your post as
well as help you in distinguishing what breed of Macaw you
Looking forward to seeing your post & picture of your baby
real soon. Remember scarlet's don't have any red feathers on
their face. As a matter of fact it looks like they don't
have any hair on their face.