On 3/21/07, Mikey wrote:
> On 3/21/07, Valerie wrote:
>> Can anyone please give me thier opinion on the Alexandrine
>> as a pet. I have read alot of info. & would appreciate
>> only opinions of people who have actally owned them.
> Alexandrine Parakeets are very independent birds, much like
> the other members of the Psittacula family. Although not
> often physically affectionate towards their owners, they do
> like to be interacted with and talked to. They love to play
> outside of their cage, but are also content to be in their
> cage playing with toys. They love to chew, so soft-wood toys
> are a must.They're moderately loud.It's better if you ask
> specific questions because all parrots can be different from
> each other, even if they're the same species. Just what do
> you wanna know about?
Are they prone to screaming?? Are they similar in personality
to the Indian Ringneck (I am deciding between the two)Will a
24x24 cage do? Also, do males or females generaaly make a
better pet? Thanks!