The yellow-naped amazon also known as the yellow-naped parrot is a parrot specie with green forehead, green crown, dark grey beak, dark grey feet and a yellow band across the lower naped. These birds feed on nuts, seeds, fruits, berries and they live in southern Mexico and Costa Rica. They are highly special because of their playful personalities and talking ability. If they get angry or excited, they will signal by spreading their tail. Yellow-naped amazons usually bond with a single member of a household and sometimes get jealous of others. They enjoy to interact with people and the more they interact and socialized with humans, the more comfortable they will be around people.
These parrots love to play and chew objects, so it is advisable to provide them with non-toxic toys to chew. The bird is a potential flyer in the wild but tend to get fat in captivity. The yellw-naped parrot are reported to live for over 90 years. Nutritious food such as fruits, vegetables, a lot of playtime and exercise will keep the bird healthy for a lifetime. A male yellow-naped amazon gets more nippy and aggressive more than the female, the female is sweeter and calmer most of the time, so you might consider a female when purchasing a yellow-naped parrot. If you are looking to adopt or purchase a yellow-naped amazon, you should contact Hansen Parrots for more information.