Wavy parrots live in captivity on average about 15 years.
But sometimes it happens that the bird goes away much earlier.
Some reasons for premature death of a parrot can be prevented and prolonged life to your pet.
Causes of death of wavy parrots
The most common cause of death amongWavy parrots - poisoning. The bird can be poisoned by a poor-quality food or something to eat with free movement around the room. Death to the parrot can be eating salt, medication, some houseplants. Some parrots scrape paint, which contains salts of heavy metals. This also leads to poisoning. The bird can be poisoned by spraying liquid near the cell for washing windows, air fresheners, hair spray and other aerosols. Inhabited in steel cages with a zinc coating, parrots get poisoned with metal, because Collect the beak of its particles and swallow it. For parrots fatal eating of mold fungi, which can be contained in the stern with improper storage, walnuts and hazelnuts.
A parrot can die after being injured. Flying through the apartment, he can get between the doors, get burned, hit the glass, fall behind the cabinet and, trying to free himself, break something himself. A bird can die from electricity, because Easily snacks the wires.
A parrot is a very sensitive animal with a weakHeart, therefore can die even from stress and a strong fright. At least for the first time it is desirable to protect the pet from such undesirable factors as: loud cries, a bright beam of light in the dark, roaring or barking a dog, throwing a cat on a cage.
Female wavy parrot can die because ofViolation of the rules of breeding. Often during the first laying, the egg can become stuck and put pressure on the bird's internal organs. If you do not turn to a specialist in time, the female will die.
Parrots, like other animals, are prone toVarious diseases. These can be genetic diseases caused by poor heredity. Parrots are ill with infectious diseases, they have worms, sometimes tumors appear. These and other diseases, especially if they were not detected on time, can not be treated. Sometimes the disease is too much started, and the animal suffers. In this case, it should be decided whether it is worthwhile to condemn the bird to further suffering.
How to protect the parrot from premature death?
Buying a nestling of a wavy parrot, ask how the correct diet of its food should be. Carefully choose food - this is the basis of the health of the pet. Do not feed the parrot from the table.
Choose a spacious cell from a suitable material. Do not keep the cage in a draft to avoid catching a parrot.
Maximally secure the apartment. Remove anything that could injure the parrot, or cause poisoning.
Carefully observe the pet. Any changes in his behavior may indicate a disease. The sooner you go to the doctor, the more chances for a favorable outcome of events.