Re: B&G Bonding with Scarlet
Posted by JKCASWELL on 12/04/07
On 11/05/07, OMG wrote:
> On 10/03/07, KJ wrote:
>> Can anyone tell me if this is bad?
>> should I just let them stay bonded or split
>> them up to keep them as pets?
> First of all you have a Female Scarlet? This is very rare and
> you should not squander her role in the Macaw Species for a
> B&G pairing. She is royality, she is a Queen of Macaws do not
> let her be degraded in anyway!
> Now I'm not totally against Hybrids but only for Male
> Scarlets because the females are so rare. If you own a male
> Scarlet and can not find a female then a suitable substitute
> would be a hybrid combination. But this only works the other
> way around then what you have. Look male Scarlets are very
> plentiful. Keep the breed together and don't listen to those
> who say you can not split them up, Macaws DO NOT MATE for
> LIFE! You can seperate them and I suggest heavily to do so,
I have a DNA sexed Scarlet Macaw Female. I had no idea that
females were rare! I do know that she is a Queen, and I have
no plans on ever breeding her, she absolutely hates other
birds, but I did find this interesting! Now I can tell my
husband that she REALLY IS SPECIAL!