Parrots lovebirds known for his devotion to the "second half" and is a symbol of strong family relationships. Keep these birds at home - it is a pleasure.
But the cost of such pleasure is better to calculate in advance, so as not to be trapped in the future.
Cost lovebirds parrots
Parrot Lovebird divided into 9 kinds, buthome often contain only three of them: Fischer's Lovebird, ruddy and Masked. All three species have similar requirements in the care and cost.
lovebirds on prices vary from 1 to 2.5 thousand. R. The most "budget" are considered ruddy, Fisher Masked and are more expensive. If you are going to buy a pair, then you may be able to bargain up to 4 thousand. P. and below for the two birds.
For the parrot is quite normal price when you consider that the cheapest you can buy a budgie (for 600-900 p.) And cockatiel will have cost from 3 thousand. P. per bird.
The price depends on several factors. The main ones are the age and the availability of documents on the parrot. Without documents age after the first moult (5-6 month of life) can not be determined. The documents can usually be obtained by purchasing the bird at the show or in a good pet store.
Try to avoid shopping on the "bird market" and with it, if there is no evidence that birds are not sick.
How much will my care
Be careful when choosing food. Do not buy food for lovebirds budgies or other types, since it can disrupt digestion birds. Feed the parrot greens.
Before you buy a parrot, do not forgetbuy cell. The cage for lovebirds will only fit the metal as wooden unlikely to survive the powerful beak of birds. However, the cage should be large - this kind of parrots in great need of movement, as the lovebirds are most prone to obesity. Suitable cells can be purchased within 2 thousand. P.
Lovebird Food does not cost much. Three teaspoons of the special grain mixture per day is sufficient for normal metabolism.
Care for a pair of lovebirds
It should be borne in mind that a lone Lovebird homeIt will require more care and attention than the one that has a couple. To tame these birds is almost impossible, but there is the observation that males with age become friendlier.
Lovebird, contrary to popular belief, can easily live without the "second half". Even if one partner dies, the other continues to live and is able to enter into a new "marriage" union.
So if you are rarely at home, and youdo not have time to pay much attention parrots, it is recommended to purchase a pair of lovebirds. In this case, the birds do not suffer from loneliness. But there may be other details: family quarrels and the appearance of progeny.
Lovebird selective in choosing a partner,so do not be surprised if after a while the parrots begin fighting. In this case you should sit down birds in different cells at a time, and then connect again. Then the parrots begin to live peacefully. If this does not happen, you have to take care of the replacement of a partner.